Amoonguss

Amoonguss is a Grass/Poison type Pokémon introduced in Generation 5. It is known as the Mushroom Pokémon.

Amoonguss artwork by Ken Sugimori

Pokédex data

National № 591
Type Grass Poison
Species Mushroom Pokémon
Height 2′00″ (0.6 m)
Weight 23.1 lbs (10.5 kg)
Abilities Effect Spore
Regenerator (hidden ability)
Local № 097 (Black/White)
162 (Black 2/White 2)
054 (X/Y)
Japanese Morobareru

Training

EV yield 2 HP
Catch rate 75 (9.8% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Happiness 70 (normal)
Base EXP 162
Growth Rate Medium Fast

Breeding

Egg Groups Grass
Gender 50% male, 50% female
Egg cycles 20 (base 5,120 steps)

Base stats

HP 114
338 432
Attack 85
157 295
Defense 70
130 262
Sp. Atk 85
157 295
Sp. Def 80
148 284
Speed 30
58 174
Total 464 Min Max

The ranges shown on the right are for a level 100 Pokémon. Maximum values are based on a beneficial nature, 252 EVs, 31 IVs; minimum values are based on a hindering nature, 0 EVs, 0 IVs.

Type defenses

The effectiveness of each type on Amoonguss.

Pokédex entries

Black It lures prey close by dancing and waving its arm caps, which resemble Poké Balls, in a swaying motion.
White They show off their Poké Ball caps to lure prey, but very few Pokémon are fooled by this.
Black 2
White 2
It moves the caps on both arms and does a dance to lure prey. It prefers damp places.
X
Omega Ruby
They show off their Poké Ball caps to lure prey, but very few Pokémon are fooled by this.
Y
Alpha Sapphire
It lures prey close by dancing and waving its arm caps, which resemble Poké Balls, in a swaying motion.

Evolution chart

(Level 39)

Name origin

among us
from the phrase ‘a fungus among us’

Moves learned by Amoonguss

Moves learnt by level up

Amoonguss learns the following moves in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1AbsorbGrass 20 100
1AstonishGhost 30 100
1BideNormal
1GrowthNormal
6GrowthNormal
8AstonishGhost 30 100
12BideNormal
15Mega DrainGrass 40 100
18IngrainGrass
20Feint AttackDark 60
24Sweet ScentNormal
28Giga DrainGrass 75 100
32ToxicPoison 90
35SynthesisGrass
43Clear SmogPoison 50
49Solar BeamGrass 120 100
54Rage PowderBug
62SporeGrass 100

Egg moves

Amoonguss learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Amoonguss egg moves page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Body SlamNormal 85 100
Defense CurlNormal
EndureNormal
Gastro AcidPoison 100
GrowthNormal
Poison PowderPoison 75
RolloutRock 30 90
Stun SporeGrass 75

Move Tutor moves

Amoonguss can be taught these attacks in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon from move tutors (details):

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
After YouNormal
Foul PlayDark 95 100
Gastro AcidPoison 100
Giga DrainGrass 75 100
Seed BombGrass 80 100
SnoreNormal 50 100
Stomping TantrumGround 75 100
SynthesisGrass
Worry SeedGrass 100

Moves learnt by TM

Amoonguss is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon:

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
6ToxicPoison 90
9VenoshockPoison 65 100
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
15Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
21FrustrationNormal 100
22Solar BeamGrass 120 100
27ReturnNormal 100
32Double TeamNormal
36Sludge BombPoison 90 100
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
53Energy BallGrass 90 100
66PaybackDark 50 100
68Giga ImpactNormal 150 90
86Grass KnotGrass 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
90SubstituteNormal
96Nature PowerNormal
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Amoonguss can only learn these moves in previous generations. It must be taught the moves in the appropriate game and then transferred to Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
FlashNormal 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM

Moves learnt by level up

Amoonguss learns the following moves in Pokémon Sun & Moon at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1AbsorbGrass 20 100
1AstonishGhost 30 100
1BideNormal
1GrowthNormal
6GrowthNormal
8AstonishGhost 30 100
12BideNormal
15Mega DrainGrass 40 100
18IngrainGrass
20Feint AttackDark 60
24Sweet ScentNormal
28Giga DrainGrass 75 100
32ToxicPoison 90
35SynthesisGrass
43Clear SmogPoison 50
49Solar BeamGrass 120 100
54Rage PowderBug
62SporeGrass 100

Egg moves

Amoonguss learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon Sun & Moon. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Amoonguss egg moves page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Body SlamNormal 85 100
Defense CurlNormal
EndureNormal
Gastro AcidPoison 100
GrowthNormal
Poison PowderPoison 75
RolloutRock 30 90
Stun SporeGrass 75

Moves learnt by TM

Amoonguss is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Sun & Moon:

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
6ToxicPoison 90
9VenoshockPoison 65 100
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
15Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
21FrustrationNormal 100
22Solar BeamGrass 120 100
27ReturnNormal 100
32Double TeamNormal
36Sludge BombPoison 90 100
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
53Energy BallGrass 90 100
66PaybackDark 50 100
68Giga ImpactNormal 150 90
86Grass KnotGrass 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
90SubstituteNormal
96Nature PowerNormal
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Amoonguss can only learn these moves in previous generations. It must be taught the moves in the appropriate game and then transferred to Pokémon Sun & Moon.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
FlashNormal 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM

Amoonguss sprites

Type Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7
Normal Amoonguss  sprite from Black & White Amoonguss  sprite from X & Y
Shiny Amoonguss Shiny sprite from Black & White Amoonguss Shiny sprite from X & Y

Where to find Amoonguss

Black
White
Route 10, 11
Black 2
White 2
Route 11, 22, 23
X
Y
Route 20, Pokémon Village
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
Sun
Moon
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Trade/migrate from another game