Nidoran♀

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

Pokédex entries

Red
Blue
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 The poison hidden in its small horn is extremely potent. Even a tiny scratch can have fatal results.
Silver 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.
FireRed Though small, it must be treated with caution because of its powerfully toxic barbs. The female has smaller horns.
LeafGreen Although small, its venomous barbs render this POKéMON dangerous. The female has smaller horns.
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.
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
While it does not prefer to fight, even one drop of the poison it secretes from barbs can be fatal.
HeartGold The poison hidden in its small horn is extremely potent. Even a tiny scratch can have fatal results.
SoulSilver Although not very combative, it will torment its foes with poison spikes if it is threatened in any way.
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.
X Although small, its venomous barbs render this Pokémon dangerous. The female has smaller horns.
Y Small and very docile, it protects itself with its small, poisonous horn when attacked.
Omega Ruby
Alpha 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.

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

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

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Where to find Nidoran♀

Red
Blue
Route 5, 22
Yellow Route 2, 9, 10, 22
Gold
Silver
Route 35, 36
Crystal Route 35
Ruby
Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
FireRed Route 3, 5
LeafGreen Route 3
Emerald Trade/migrate from another game
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
Route 201
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Route 35, 36
Black Trade/migrate from another game
White White Forest
Black 2
White 2
Trade/migrate from another game
X
Y
Route 11
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
Sun
Moon
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