Reflect Type (move)

Move data

Type Normal
Category   Status
Power
Accuracy
PP 15  (max. 24)
Introduced Generation 5

Effects

Reflect Type changes the user's type to match the type(s) of the target.

Z-Move effects

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

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets a single adjacent Pokémon.

Other languages

English Reflect Type
Japanese ミラータイプ (Mirror Type)
German Typenspiegel
French Copie Type
Italian Riflettipo
Spanish Clonatipo

Game descriptions

Black​/​White
Black 2​/​White 2
The user reflects the target’s type, making it the same type as the target.
X​/​Y
O.Ruby​/​A.Sapphire
The user reflects the target’s type, making it the same type as the target.
Sun​/​Moon
Ultra Sun​/​Ultra Moon
The user reflects the target’s type, making it the same type as the target.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Reflect Type 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.

Tentacruel
#073 / Water · Poison
Level 1
Staryu
#120 / Water
Level 35
Mew
#151 / Psychic
Level 1
Latias
#380 / Dragon · Psychic
Level 36

Learnt by breeding

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