Toxic Thread (move)

Move data

Type Poison
Category   Status
Power
Accuracy 100
PP 20  (max. 32)
Introduced Generation 7

Effects

The user shoots poisonous threads to poison the target and lower the target’s Speed stat.

Z-Move effects

When a Pokémon is holding Poisonium Z and uses its Z-Power, Toxic Thread turns into Z-Toxic Thread and raises Speed 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 Toxic Thread
Japanese どくのいと (Doku no Ito)
German Giftfaden
French Fil Toxique
Italian Velenotela
Spanish Hilo Venenoso

Game descriptions

Sun​/​Moon
Ultra Sun​/​Ultra Moon
The user shoots poisonous threads to poison the target and lower the target’s Speed stat.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Toxic Thread 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.

Spinarak
#167 / Bug · Poison
Level 54
Ariados
#168 / Bug · Poison
Level 63