Taillow

Taillow is a Normal/Flying type Pokémon introduced in Generation 3. It is known as the TinySwallow Pokémon.

Pokédex entries

Ruby TAILLOW courageously stands its ground against foes, however strong they may be. This gutsy POKéMON will remain defiant even after a loss. On the other hand, it cries loudly if it becomes hungry.
Sapphire TAILLOW is young - it has only just left its nest. As a result, it sometimes becomes lonesome and cries at night. This POKéMON feeds on WURMPLE that live in forests.
FireRed
LeafGreen
It dislikes cold seasons. They migrate to other lands in search of warmth, flying over 180 miles a day.
Emerald Although it is small, it is very courageous. It will take on a larger SKARMORY on an equal footing. However, its will weakens if it becomes hungry.
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
It has a gutsy spirit that makes it bravely take on tough foes. It flies in search of warm climates.
HeartGold
SoulSilver
When it gets cold, they migrate, flying over 180 miles a day. It hunts for tasty prey.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
It has a gutsy spirit that makes it bravely take on tough foes. It flies in search of warm climates.
X It has a gutsy spirit that makes it bravely take on tough foes. It flies in search of warm climates.
Y It dislikes cold seasons. They migrate to other lands in search of warmth, flying over 180 miles a day.
Omega Ruby Taillow courageously stands its ground against foes, however strong they may be. This gutsy Pokémon will remain defiant even after a loss. On the other hand, it cries loudly if it becomes hungry.
Alpha Sapphire Taillow is young—it has only just left its nest. As a result, it sometimes becomes lonesome and cries at night. This Pokémon feeds on Wurmple that live in forests.

Evolution chart

Taillow
#276
Taillow
Normal · Flying

(Level 22)
Swellow
#277
Swellow
Normal · Flying

Name origin

tail
hindmost part of an animal
swallow
a species of bird

Moves learned by Taillow

Taillow sprites

Type Generation 3 Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7
Normal Taillow  sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Taillow  sprite from Diamond & Pearl Taillow  sprite from Black & White Taillow  sprite from X & Y
Shiny Taillow Shiny sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Taillow Shiny sprite from Diamond & Pearl Taillow Shiny sprite from Black & White Taillow Shiny sprite from X & Y

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Where to find Taillow

Ruby
Sapphire
Route 104, 115, 116, Petalburg Woods
FireRed
LeafGreen
Trade/migrate from another game
Emerald Route 104, 115, 116, Petalburg Woods
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
Breed Swellow
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Cherrygrove City
Black
White
Breed Swellow
Black 2
White 2
Trade/migrate from another game
X
Y
Route 8
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Route 104, 115, 116, Petalburg Woods
Sun
Moon
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