Whirlipede

Whirlipede is a Bug/Poison type Pokémon introduced in Generation 5. It is known as the Curlipede Pokémon.

Pokédex entries

Black Protected by a hard shell, it spins its body like a wheel and crashes furiously into its enemies.
White It is usually motionless, but when attacked, it rotates at high speed and then crashes into its opponent.
Black 2
White 2
Storing energy for evolution, it sits. But, when predators approach, it moves to stab them with poison spikes.
X Protected by a hard shell, it spins its body like a wheel and crashes furiously into its enemies.
Y It is usually motionless, but when attacked, it rotates at high speed and then crashes into its opponent.

Evolution chart

Venipede
#543
Venipede
Bug · Poison

(Level 22)
Whirlipede
#544
Whirlipede
Bug · Poison

(Level 30)
Scolipede
#545
Scolipede
Bug · Poison

Name origin

whirl
spiral
centipede
a species of insect

Moves learned by Whirlipede

Whirlipede sprites

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

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Where to find Whirlipede

Black
White
Pinwheel Forest
Black 2
White 2
Lostlorn Forest, Pinwheel Forest