Omanyte

Omanyte is a Rock/Water type Pokémon introduced in Generation 1. It is known as the Spiral Pokémon.

Pokédex descriptions

Red
Blue
Although long extinct, in rare cases, it can be genetically resurrected from fossils.
Yellow An ancient POKéMON that was recovered from a fossil. It swims by cleverly twisting its 10 tentacles about.
Gold
HeartGold
Revived from an ancient fossil, this POKéMON uses air stored in its shell to sink and rise in water.
Silver
SoulSilver
This POKéMON from ancient times is said to have navigated the sea by adeptly twisting its 10 tentacles.
Crystal In prehistoric times, it swam on the sea floor, eating plankton. Its fossils are sometimes found.
Ruby
Sapphire
OMANYTE is one of the ancient and long-since-extinct POKéMON that have been regenerated from fossils by people. If attacked by an enemy, it withdraws itself inside its hard shell.
Emerald One of the ancient and long-since-extinct POKéMON that have been regenerated from fossils by humans. If attacked, it withdraws into its hard shell.
FireRed A prehistoric POKéMON that lived in the primordial sea, it swims by twisting its 10 tentacles about.
LeafGreen Although long extinct, in rare cases, it can be genetically regenerated from fossils.
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
A Pokémon that was resurrected from a fossil using modern science. It swam in ancient seas.

Evolution chart

Omanyte
#138
Omanyte
Rock · Water

(Level 40)
Omastar
#139
Omastar
Rock · Water

Name origin

ammonite
shell fossil
-ite
suffix meaning ‘closely related’

Moves learned by Omanyte

Omanyte sprites

Normal
Black/White
Shiny
Black/White
Normal
HG/SS
Shiny
HG/SS
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Where to find Omanyte

FireRed
LeafGreen
Cinnabar Island
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Pewter City
Black
White
Nacrene City
X
Y
Ambrette Town