Spinarak

Spinarak is a Bug/Poison type Pokémon introduced in Generation 2. It is known as the String Spit Pokémon.

Pokédex entries

Gold It lies still in the same pose for days in its web, waiting for its unsuspecting prey to wander close.
Silver It spins a web using fine--but durable--thread. It then waits patiently for prey to be trapped.
Crystal If prey becomes ensnared in its nest of spun string, it waits motionlessly until it becomes dark.
Ruby
Sapphire
The web spun by SPINARAK can be considered its second nervous system. It is said that this POKéMON can determine what kind of prey is touching its web just by the tiny vibrations it feels through the web’s strands.
FireRed It spins a web using fine--but durable--thread. It then waits patiently for prey to be trapped.
LeafGreen It lies still in the same pose for days in its web, waiting for its unsuspecting prey to wander close.
Emerald The web it spins can be considered its second nervous system. It is said that a SPINARAK determines its prey by the tiny vibrations it feels through the web.
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
It sets a trap by spinning a web with thin but strong silk. It waits motionlessly for prey to arrive.
HeartGold It lies still in the same pose for days in its web, waiting for its unsuspecting prey to wander close.
SoulSilver It spins a web using fine--but durable--thread. It then waits patiently for prey to be trapped.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
It sets a trap by spinning a web with thin but strong silk. It waits motionlessly for prey to arrive.
X It spins a web using fine--but durable--thread. It then waits patiently for prey to be trapped.
Y It lies still in the same pose for days in its web, waiting for its unsuspecting prey to wander close.

Evolution chart

Spinarak
#167
Spinarak
Bug · Poison

(Level 22)
Ariados
#168
Ariados
Bug · Poison

Name origin

spinneret
spider silk secreter
arachnid
a spider

Moves learned by Spinarak

Spinarak sprites

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

Gold
Silver
Route 2, 30, 31, 37
Crystal Route 2, 30, 31, 33, 36, 37, 42
FireRed
LeafGreen
Pattern Bush
Emerald Safari Zone
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Route 1, 2, 12, 13, 14, 15, 18, 21, 22, 26, 27, 29, 30, 31, 34, 35, 36, 37, 38, 39, 47, 48, Cherrygrove City, Ecruteak City, Fuchsia City, National Park, New Bark Town, Pallet Town, Safari Zone Gate, Viridian City, Viridian Forest

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