Nidoran♀

Nidoran♀ is a Poison type Pokémon introduced in Generation 1. It is known as the Poison Pin Pokémon.

Pokédex descriptions

Red
Blue
LeafGreen
Although small, its venomous barbs render this POKéMON dangerous. The female has smaller horns.
Yellow A mild-mannered POKéMON that does not like to fight. Beware, its small horns secrete venom.
Gold
HeartGold
The poison hidden in its small horn is extremely potent. Even a tiny scratch can have fatal results.
Silver
SoulSilver
Although not very combative, it will torment its foes with poison spikes if it is threatened in any way.
Crystal Small and very docile, it protects itself with its small, poisonous horn when attacked.
Ruby
Sapphire
NIDORAN has barbs that secrete a powerful poison. They are thought to have developed as protection for this small-bodied POKéMON. When enraged, it releases a horrible toxin from its horn.
Emerald Its highly toxic barbs are thought to have developed as protection for this small-bodied POKéMON. When enraged, it releases a horrible toxin from its horn.
FireRed Though small, it must be treated with caution because of its powerfully toxic barbs. The female has smaller horns.
Diamond
Pearl
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
While it does not prefer to fight, even one drop of the poison it secretes from barbs can be fatal.
Platinum While it does not prefer to fight, even one drop of the poison it secretes from its barbs can be fatal.

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)
rhino
large African mammal (corruption)
female symbol

Moves learned by Nidoran♀

Nidoran♀ sprites

Normal
Black/White
Shiny
Black/White
Normal
HG/SS
Shiny
HG/SS
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Where to find Nidoran♀

Red
Blue
Route 22
Yellow Route 2, 9, 10, 22
Gold
Silver
Route 35, 36
Crystal Route 35
FireRed
LeafGreen
Route 3
Diamond
Pearl
Route 201
Platinum Route 201
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Route 35, 36
Black
White
White Forest
X
Y
Route 11 (Miroir Way)