Shelmet

Shelmet is a Bug type Pokémon introduced in Generation 5. It is known as the Snail Pokémon.

Pokédex entries

Black When attacked, it defends itself by closing the lid of its shell. It can spit a sticky, poisonous liquid.
White It evolves when bathed in an electric-like energy along with Karrablast. The reason is still unknown.
Black 2
White 2
When it and Karrablast are together, and both receive electrical stimulation, they both evolve.
X When it and Karrablast are together, and both receive electrical stimulation, they both evolve.
Y It evolves when bathed in an electric-like energy along with Karrablast. The reason is still unknown.

Evolution chart

Shelmet
#616
Shelmet
Bug

(Trade with Karrablast)
Accelgor
#617
Accelgor
Bug

Name origin

shell
hard cover
helmet
hard covering of the head

Moves learned by Shelmet

Shelmet sprites

Normal
Black/White
Shiny
Black/White
Shelmet normal sprite Shelmet shiny sprite

See all Shelmet sprites