Nidoqueen

Nidoqueen is a Poison/Ground type Pokémon introduced in Generation 1. It is known as the Drill Pokémon.

Pokédex entries

Red
Blue
Its hard scales provide strong protection. It uses its hefty bulk to execute powerful moves.
Yellow Tough scales cover the sturdy body of this POKéMON. It appears that the scales grow in cycles.
Gold Its body is covered with needle-like scales. It never shows signs of shrinking from any attack.
Silver It uses its scaly, rugged body to seal the entrance of its nest and protect its young from predators.
Crystal The hard scales that cover its strong body serve as excellent protection from any attack.
Ruby
Sapphire
NIDOQUEEN’s body is encased in extremely hard scales. It is adept at sending foes flying with harsh tackles. This POKéMON is at its strongest when it is defending its young.
FireRed The body is covered by stiff, needle-like scales. If it becomes excited, the needles bristle outwards.
LeafGreen Its hard scales provide strong protection. It uses its hefty bulk to execute powerful moves.
Emerald It is adept at sending foes flying with harsh tackles using its tough, scaly body. This POKéMON is at its strongest when it is defending its young.
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
Its entire body is armored with hard scales. It will protect the young in its burrow with its life.
HeartGold Its body is covered with needle-like scales. It never shows signs of shrinking from any attack.
SoulSilver It uses its scaly, rugged body to seal the entrance of its nest and protect its young from predators.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
Its entire body is armored with hard scales. It will protect the young in its burrow with its life.
X It uses its scaly, rugged body to seal the entrance of its nest and protect its young from predators.
Y The body is covered by stiff, needlelike scales. If it becomes excited, the needles bristle outwards.
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Nidoqueen’s body is encased in extremely hard scales. It is adept at sending foes flying with harsh tackles. This Pokémon is at its strongest when it is defending its young.

Evolution chart

Nidoran♀
#029
Nidoran♀
Poison

(Level 16)
Nidorina
#030
Nidorina
Poison

(use Moon Stone)
Nidoqueen
#031
Nidoqueen
Poison · Ground

Name origin

nido
Japanese for ‘two’ (referring to its counterpart)
queen
royalty (female)

Moves learned by Nidoqueen

Nidoqueen sprites

Type Generation 1 Generation 2 Generation 3 Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7
Normal Nidoqueen  sprite from Red & Blue Nidoqueen  sprite from Silver Nidoqueen  sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Nidoqueen  sprite from Diamond & Pearl Nidoqueen  sprite from Black & White Nidoqueen  sprite from X & Y
Shiny Nidoqueen Shiny sprite from Silver Nidoqueen Shiny sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Nidoqueen Shiny sprite from Diamond & Pearl Nidoqueen Shiny sprite from Black & White Nidoqueen Shiny sprite from X & Y

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Where to find Nidoqueen

Red
Blue
Yellow
Evolve Nidoran♀/Nidorina
Gold
Silver
Crystal
Evolve Nidoran♀/Nidorina
Ruby
Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
FireRed
LeafGreen
Evolve Nidoran♀/Nidorina
Emerald Trade/migrate from another game
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Evolve Nidoran♀/Nidorina
Black Trade/migrate from another game
White Evolve Nidoran♀/Nidorina
Black 2
White 2
Trade/migrate from another game
X
Y
Evolve Nidoran♀/Nidorina
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
Sun
Moon
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