Beautifly

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

Beautifly artwork by Ken Sugimori

Pokédex data

National № 267
Type Bug Flying
Species Butterfly Pokémon
Height 3′03″ (1.0 m)
Weight 62.6 lbs (28.4 kg)
Abilities Swarm
Rivalry (hidden ability)
Local № 016 (Ruby/Sapphire)
050 (Diamond/Pearl)
050 (Platinum)
016 (Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphire)
Japanese Agehanto

Training

EV yield 3 Special Attack
Catch rate 45 (5.9% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Happiness 70 (normal)
Base EXP 161
Growth Rate Medium Fast

Breeding

Egg Groups Bug
Gender 50% male, 50% female
Egg cycles 15 (base 3,840 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.

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.

Evolution chart

(Level 7, random
based on personality)
(Level 10)
(Level 7, random
based on personality)
(Level 10)

Name origin

beautiful
pleasing to the eye
butterfly
a species of flying insect

Moves learned by Beautifly

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1GustFlying 40 100
12AbsorbGrass 20 100
15Stun SporeGrass 75
17Morning SunNormal
20Air CutterFlying 60 95
22Mega DrainGrass 40 100
25Silver WindBug 60 100
27AttractNormal 100
30WhirlwindNormal
32Giga DrainGrass 75 100
35Bug BuzzBug 90 100
37RageNormal 20 100
40Quiver DanceBug

Moves learnt on evolution

Beautifly learns the following moves when it evolves in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon (regardless of level).

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
GustFlying 40 100

Egg moves

Beautifly does not learn any moves by breeding in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon.

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Bug BiteBug 60 100
DefogFlying
ElectrowebElectric 55 95
Giga DrainGrass 75 100
Laser FocusNormal
Signal BeamBug 75 100
SnoreNormal 50 100
TailwindFlying

Pre-evolution moves

These moves can only be learned in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon by a previous evolution of Beautifly. Check the respective Pokédex for the exact details.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
Bug BiteBug 60 100 Level up
HardenNormal Level up
Poison StingPoison 15 100 Level up
String ShotBug 95 Level up
TackleNormal 40 100 Level up
Iron DefenseSteel Move tutor
HardenNormal Evolution

Moves learnt by TM

Beautifly 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
19RoostFlying
20SafeguardNormal
21FrustrationNormal 100
22Solar BeamGrass 120 100
27ReturnNormal 100
29PsychicPsychic 90 100
30Shadow BallGhost 80 100
32Double TeamNormal
40Aerial AceFlying 60
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
46ThiefDark 60 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
53Energy BallGrass 90 100
62AcrobaticsFlying 55 100
68Giga ImpactNormal 150 90
83InfestationBug 20 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
89U-turnBug 70 100
90SubstituteNormal
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Beautifly 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
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
CaptivateNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormal Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
Ominous WindGhost 60 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
SwiftNormal 60 Generation 4 — Move tutor
TwisterDragon 40 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
FlashNormal 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
Struggle BugBug 50 100 Generation 6 — TM

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1GustFlying 40 100
12AbsorbGrass 20 100
15Stun SporeGrass 75
17Morning SunNormal
20Air CutterFlying 60 95
22Mega DrainGrass 40 100
25Silver WindBug 60 100
27AttractNormal 100
30WhirlwindNormal
32Giga DrainGrass 75 100
35Bug BuzzBug 90 100
37RageNormal 20 100
40Quiver DanceBug

Moves learnt on evolution

Beautifly learns the following moves when it evolves in Pokémon Sun & Moon (regardless of level).

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
GustFlying 40 100

Egg moves

Beautifly does not learn any moves by breeding in Pokémon Sun & Moon.

Pre-evolution moves

These moves can only be learned in Pokémon Sun & Moon by a previous evolution of Beautifly. Check the respective Pokédex for the exact details.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
Bug BiteBug 60 100 Level up
HardenNormal Level up
Poison StingPoison 15 100 Level up
String ShotBug 95 Level up
TackleNormal 40 100 Level up
HardenNormal Evolution

Moves learnt by TM

Beautifly 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
19RoostFlying
20SafeguardNormal
21FrustrationNormal 100
22Solar BeamGrass 120 100
27ReturnNormal 100
29PsychicPsychic 90 100
30Shadow BallGhost 80 100
32Double TeamNormal
40Aerial AceFlying 60
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
46ThiefDark 60 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
53Energy BallGrass 90 100
62AcrobaticsFlying 55 100
68Giga ImpactNormal 150 90
83InfestationBug 20 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
89U-turnBug 70 100
90SubstituteNormal
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Beautifly 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
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
CaptivateNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormal Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
Ominous WindGhost 60 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
SwiftNormal 60 Generation 4 — Move tutor
TwisterDragon 40 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
FlashNormal 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
Struggle BugBug 50 100 Generation 6 — TM

Beautifly sprites

Type Generation 3 Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7
Normal Beautifly  sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Beautifly  sprite from Diamond & Pearl Beautifly  sprite from Black & White Beautifly  sprite from X & Y
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

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