Camouflage (move)

Move data

Type Normal
Category   Status
Power
Accuracy
PP 20  (max. 32)
Introduced Generation 3

Effects

Camouflage causes the user to change its type based on the current terrain:

Z-Move effects

When a Pokémon is holding Normalium Z and uses its Z-Power, Camouflage turns into Z-Camouflage and raises Evasiveness one stage, in addition to its usual effect as above.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets the user.

Game descriptions

Ruby​/​Sapphire
Emerald
Alters the POKéMON’s type depending on the location.
FireRed​/​LeafGreen Alters the user’s type depending on the location’s terrain.
Diamond​/​Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold​/​SoulSilver
The user’s type is changed depending on its environment, such as at water’s edge, in grass, or in a cave.
Black​/​White
Black 2​/​White 2
The user’s type is changed depending on its environment, such as at water’s edge, in grass, or in a cave.
X​/​Y
O.Ruby​/​A.Sapphire
The user’s type is changed depending on its environment, such as at water’s edge, in grass, or in a cave.
Sun​/​Moon
Ultra Sun​/​Ultra Moon
The user’s type is changed depending on its environment, such as at water’s edge, in grass, or in a cave.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Camouflage at the level specified. The numbers given are for Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon and may vary in other games; check the respective Pokédex pages for details.

Staryu
#120 / Water
Level 22
Kecleon
#352 / Normal
Level 30
Mothim
#414 / Bug · Flying
Level 35
Deerling
#585 / Normal · Grass
Level 1
Sawsbuck
#586 / Normal · Grass
Level 1
Stunfisk
#618 / Ground · Electric
Level 17
Skrelp
#690 / Poison · Water
Level 19
Dragalge
#691 / Poison · Dragon
Level 19
Zygarde
50% Forme
#718 / Dragon · Ground
Level 59

Learnt by breeding

These Pokémon can learn Camouflage as an egg move. Their breeding groups are also shown for reference.