Relicanth

Relicanth is a Water/Rock type Pokémon introduced in Generation 3. It is known as the Longevity Pokémon.

Pokédex descriptions

Ruby RELICANTH is a POKéMON species that existed for a hundred million years without ever changing its form. This ancient POKéMON feeds on microscopic organisms with its toothless mouth.
Sapphire RELICANTH is a rare species that was discovered in deep-sea explorations. This POKéMON’s body withstands the enormous water pressure of the ocean depths. Its body is covered in tough scales that are like craggy rocks.
Emerald A POKéMON that was once believed to have been extinct. The species has not changed its form for 100 million years. It walks on the seafloor using its pectoral fins.
FireRed
LeafGreen
It has remained unchanged for 100 million years. It was discovered during a deep-sea exploration.
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
A rare Pokémon discovered during a deep-sea exploration. It has not changed in over 100 million years.
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Discovered by chance during deep-sea explorations, it has not changed since ancient times.

Evolution chart

  • Relicanth does not evolve.

Name origin

relic
very old object; antique
coelacanths
ancient fossilised fish

Moves learned by Relicanth

Relicanth 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
Relicanth normal sprite
Female
Relicanth normal sprite
Male
Relicanth shiny sprite
Female
Relicanth shiny sprite
Male
Relicanth normal sprite
Female
Relicanth normal sprite
Male
Relicanth shiny sprite
Female
Relicanth shiny sprite
Male

See all Relicanth sprites

Where to find Relicanth

Diamond
Pearl
Route 226
Platinum Route 226
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Route 12
Black
White
Route 4
Black 2
White 2
Route 4
X
Y
Cyllage City, Ambrette Town