Murkrow

Murkrow is a Dark/Flying type Pokémon introduced in Generation 2. It is known as the Darkness Pokémon.

Pokédex entries

Gold Feared and loathed by many, it is believed to bring misfortune to all those who see it at night.
Silver It is said that when chased, it lures its attacker onto dark mountain trails where the foe will get lost.
Crystal It hides any shiny object it finds in a secret location. MURKROW and MEOWTH loot one another's stashes.
Ruby
Sapphire
MURKROW was feared and loathed as the alleged bearer of ill fortune. This POKéMON shows strong interest in anything that sparkles or glitters. It will even try to steal rings from women.
FireRed It is said that when chased, it lures its attacker onto dark mountain trails where the foe will get lost.
LeafGreen Feared and loathed by many, it is believed to bring misfortune to all those who see it at night.
Emerald MURKROW were feared as the alleged bearers of ill fortune. It shows strong interest in anything that sparkles. It will even try to steal rings from women.
Diamond It is believed that seeing this Pokémon at night will bring about ominous occurrences.
Pearl It appears near travelers to lure them into deep forests. It is said to carry misfortune.
Platinum If spotted, it will lure an unwary person into chasing it, then lose the pursuer on mountain trails.
HeartGold Feared and loathed by many, it is believed to bring misfortune to all those who see it at night.
SoulSilver It is said that when chased, it lures its attacker onto dark mountain trails where the foe will get lost.
Black
White
If spotted, it will lure an unwary person into chasing it, then lose the pursuer on mountain trails.
Black 2
White 2
If spotted, it will lure an unwary person into chasing it then lose the pursuer on mountain trails.
X It hides any shiny object it finds in a secret location. Murkrow and Meowth loot one another’s stashes.
Y Feared and loathed by many, it is believed to bring misfortune to all those who see it at night.

Evolution chart

Murkrow
#198
Murkrow
Dark · Flying

(use Dusk Stone)
Honchkrow
#430
Honchkrow
Dark · Flying

Name origin

murky
dark, gloomy
crow
a species of bird
murder
a group of crows

Moves learned by Murkrow

Murkrow sprites

Normal
Black/White
Normal
Black/White
Shiny
Black/White
Shiny
Black/White
Normal
HG/SS
Normal
HG/SS
Shiny
HG/SS
Shiny
HG/SS
Murkrow normal sprite
Female
Murkrow normal sprite
Male
Murkrow shiny sprite
Female
Murkrow shiny sprite
Male
Murkrow normal sprite
Female
Murkrow normal sprite
Male
Murkrow shiny sprite
Female
Murkrow shiny sprite
Male

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Where to find Murkrow

Gold
Silver
Route 7, 16, 18
Crystal Route 7, 16, 18
FireRed
LeafGreen
Lost Cave
Diamond
Pearl
Eterna Forest, Lost Tower
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Route 7, 16
Black
White
Abundant Shrine
X
Y
Route 15 (Brun Way), 16 (Mélancolie Path)