Beautifly

Beautifly is a Bug/Flying type Pokémon introduced in Generation 3. It is known as the Butterfly Pokémon.

Pokédex data

National № 267
Type Bug Flying
Species Butterfly Pokémon
Height 1.0 m (3′03″)
Weight 28.4 kg (62.6 lbs)
Abilities 1. Swarm
Rivalry (hidden ability)
Local № 016 (Ruby/Sapphire/Emerald)
050 (Diamond/Pearl)
050 (Platinum)
016 (Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphire)
050 (Brilliant Diamond/Shining Pearl)
020 (Legends: Arceus)

Training

EV yield 3 Special Attack
Catch rate 45 (5.9% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 50 (normal)
Base Exp. 178
Growth Rate Medium Fast

Breeding

Egg Groups Bug
Gender 50% male, 50% female
Egg cycles 15 (3,599–3,855 steps)

Base stats

HP 60
230 324
Attack 70
130 262
Defense 50
94 218
Sp. Atk 100
184 328
Sp. Def 50
94 218
Speed 65
121 251
Total 395 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 Beautifly.

Evolution chart

(Level 7, random based on personality) (Level 10)
(Level 7, random based on personality) (Level 10)
#269
Dustox
Bug · Poison

Beautifly changes

Pokédex entries

Ruby BEAUTIFLY’s favorite food is the sweet pollen of flowers. If you want to see this POKéMON, just leave a potted flower by an open window. BEAUTIFLY is sure to come looking for pollen.
Sapphire BEAUTIFLY has a long mouth like a coiled needle, which is very convenient for collecting pollen from flowers. This POKéMON rides the spring winds as it flits around gathering pollen.
FireRed
LeafGreen
Despite its appearance, it has an aggressive nature. It attacks by jabbing with its long, thin mouth.
Emerald Its colorfully patterned wings are its most prominent feature. It flies through flower-covered fields collecting pollen. It attacks ferociously when angered.
Diamond It has an aggressive nature. It stabs prey with its long, narrow mouth to drain the prey’s fluids.
Pearl When flower fields bloom, it flits around, collecting pollen. Despite its appearance, it is savage.
Platinum Despite its looks, it is aggressive. It jabs with its long, thin mouth if disturbed while collecting pollen.
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Vibrantly patterned wings are its prominent feature. It sucks sweet flower nectar with its long mouth.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
Despite its looks, it is aggressive. It jabs with its long, thin mouth if disturbed while collecting pollen.
X Vibrantly patterned wings are its prominent feature. It sucks sweet flower nectar with its long mouth.
Y It has an aggressive nature. It stabs prey with its long, narrow mouth to drain the prey’s fluids.
Omega Ruby Beautifly’s favorite food is the sweet pollen of flowers. If you want to see this Pokémon, just leave a potted flower by an open window. Beautifly is sure to come looking for pollen.
Alpha Sapphire Beautifly has a long mouth like a coiled needle, which is very convenient for collecting pollen from flowers. This Pokémon rides the spring winds as it flits around gathering pollen.
Brilliant Diamond It has an aggressive nature. It stabs prey with its long, narrow mouth to drain the prey’s fluids.
Shining Pearl When flower fields bloom, it flits around, collecting pollen. Despite its appearance, it is savage.
Legends: Arceus A colorful and incredibly beautiful but also greedy Pokémon. In an effort to keep its favorite food all to itself, it will chase away Combee as they try to gather nectar.

Moves learned by Beautifly

Moves learnt by level up

Beautifly learns the following moves in Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Bug BiteBugPhysical 60 100
1GustFlyingSpecial 40 100
1HardenNormalStatus
1Poison StingPoisonPhysical 15 100
1String ShotBugStatus 95
1TackleNormalPhysical 40 100
12AbsorbGrassSpecial 20 100
15Stun SporeGrassStatus 75
17Morning SunNormalStatus
20Air CutterFlyingSpecial 60 95
22Mega DrainGrassSpecial 40 100
25Leech LifeBugPhysical 80 100
27AttractNormalStatus 100
30WhirlwindNormalStatus
32Giga DrainGrassSpecial 75 100
35Bug BuzzBugSpecial 90 100
37ProtectNormalStatus
40Quiver DanceBugStatus

Moves learnt on evolution

Beautifly learns the following moves when it evolves in Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl (regardless of level).

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
GustFlyingSpecial 40 100

Egg moves

Beautifly does not learn any moves by breeding in Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl.

Moves learnt by TM

Beautifly is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl:

Moves learnt by level up

Beautifly learns the following moves in Pokémon Legends: Arceus at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
?Air CutterFlyingSpecial 60 95
1Poison StingPoisonPhysical 15 100
6Iron DefenseSteelStatus
6TackleNormalPhysical 40 100
11Stun SporeGrassStatus 75
18Silver WindBugSpecial 60 100
25VenoshockPoisonSpecial 65 100
34Air SlashFlyingSpecial 75 95
43Bug BuzzBugSpecial 90 100

Move Tutor moves

Beautifly can be taught these attacks in Pokémon Legends: Arceus from move tutors:

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Aerial AceFlyingPhysical 60
Energy BallGrassSpecial 90 100
Giga ImpactNormalPhysical 150 90
Hyper BeamNormalSpecial 150 90
Leech LifeBugPhysical 80 100
Ominous WindGhostSpecial 60 100
PsychicPsychicSpecial 90 100
RestPsychicStatus
Shadow BallGhostSpecial 80 100
SwiftNormalSpecial 60

Beautifly sprites

Type Generation 3 Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7 Generation 8 Generation 9
Normal Beautifly  sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Beautifly  sprite from Diamond & Pearl Beautifly  sprite from Black & White Beautifly  sprite from X & Y Beautifly  sprite from Legends: Arceus
Shiny Beautifly Shiny sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Beautifly Shiny sprite from Diamond & Pearl Beautifly Shiny sprite from Black & White Beautifly Shiny sprite from X & Y Beautifly Shiny sprite from Legends: Arceus

Where to find Beautifly

Ruby
Sapphire
Evolve Wurmple/Silcoon/Cascoon
FireRed
LeafGreen
Trade/migrate from another game
Emerald Evolve Wurmple/Silcoon/Cascoon
Diamond Route 224, 230, Eterna Forest
Pearl Route 224
Platinum Route 205, 224, 229, Eterna Forest
HeartGold
SoulSilver
National Park
Black Trade/migrate from another game
White Evolve Wurmple/Silcoon/Cascoon
Black 2
White 2
Trade/migrate from another game
X
Y
Trade/migrate from another game
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Evolve Wurmple/Silcoon/Cascoon
Sun
Moon
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Trade/migrate from another game
Let's Go Pikachu
Let's Go Eevee
Not available in this game
Sword
Shield
Not available in this game
Brilliant Diamond Route 224, 230, Eterna Forest
Shining Pearl Route 224
Legends: Arceus The Heartwood, Grueling Grove, Floaro Gardens, Veilstone Cape
Scarlet
Violet
Not available in this game

Other languages

English, Spanish, Italian Beautifly
Japanese アゲハント (Agehunt)
German Papinella
French Charmillon

Name origin

beautiful
pleasing to the eye
butterfly
a species of flying insect