Butterfree - Generation 7 learnset

Below are all the moves that Butterfree can learn in Generation 7, which consists of:

  • Pokémon Sun
  • Pokémon Moon
  • Pokémon Ultra Sun
  • Pokémon Ultra Moon
  • Pokémon Let's Go Pikachu
  • Pokémon Let's Go Eevee

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1ConfusionPsychicSpecial 50 100
1GustFlyingSpecial 40 100
11ConfusionPsychicSpecial 50 100
13Poison PowderPoisonStatus 75
13Sleep PowderGrassStatus 75
13Stun SporeGrassStatus 75
17PsybeamPsychicSpecial 65 100
19Silver WindBugSpecial 60 100
23SupersonicNormalStatus 55
25SafeguardNormalStatus
29WhirlwindNormalStatus
31Bug BuzzBugSpecial 90 100
35Rage PowderBugStatus
37CaptivateNormalStatus 100
41TailwindFlyingStatus
43Air SlashFlyingSpecial 75 95
47Quiver DanceBugStatus

Moves learnt on evolution

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
GustFlyingSpecial 40 100

Egg moves

Butterfree 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 Butterfree. Check the respective Pokédex for the exact details.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
Bug BiteBugPhysical 60 100 Level up
HardenNormalStatus Level up
String ShotBugStatus 95 Level up
TackleNormalPhysical 40 100 Level up
HardenNormalStatus Evolution

Moves learnt by TM

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

Transfer-only moves

Butterfree 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.
Note: Generation 1 and 2 refer to the 3DS Virtual Console titles, not the physical cartridges.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
BideNormalPhysical Generation 1 — TM
Mega DrainGrassSpecial 40 100 Generation 1 — TM
PsywavePsychicSpecial 100 Generation 1 — TM
RageNormalPhysical 20 100 Generation 1 — TM
Razor WindNormalSpecial 80 100 Generation 1 — TM
ReflectPsychicStatus Generation 1 — TM
Take DownNormalPhysical 90 85 Generation 1 — TM
TeleportPsychicStatus Generation 1 — TM
CurseGhostStatus Generation 2 — TM
NightmareGhostStatus 100 Generation 2 — TM
Sweet ScentNormalStatus 100 Generation 2 — TM
Double-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormalStatus Generation 3 — Move tutor
EndureNormalStatus Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormalPhysical 100 Generation 4 — TM
Air CutterFlyingSpecial 60 95 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Ominous WindGhostSpecial 60 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
SwiftNormalSpecial 60 Generation 4 — Move tutor
TwisterDragonSpecial 40 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
FlashNormalStatus 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
Struggle BugBugSpecial 50 100 Generation 6 — TM

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1ConfusionPsychicSpecial 50 100
1GustFlyingSpecial 40 100
11ConfusionPsychicSpecial 50 100
13Poison PowderPoisonStatus 75
13Sleep PowderGrassStatus 75
13Stun SporeGrassStatus 75
17PsybeamPsychicSpecial 65 100
19Silver WindBugSpecial 60 100
23SupersonicNormalStatus 55
25SafeguardNormalStatus
29WhirlwindNormalStatus
31Bug BuzzBugSpecial 90 100
35Rage PowderBugStatus
37CaptivateNormalStatus 100
41TailwindFlyingStatus
43Air SlashFlyingSpecial 75 95
47Quiver DanceBugStatus

Moves learnt on evolution

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
GustFlyingSpecial 40 100

Egg moves

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

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Bug BiteBugPhysical 60 100
DefogFlyingStatus
ElectrowebElectricSpecial 55 95
Giga DrainGrassSpecial 75 100
Signal BeamBugSpecial 75 100
Skill SwapPsychicStatus
SnoreNormalSpecial 50 100
TailwindFlyingStatus

Pre-evolution moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
Bug BiteBugPhysical 60 100 Level up
HardenNormalStatus Level up
String ShotBugStatus 95 Level up
TackleNormalPhysical 40 100 Level up
Iron DefenseSteelStatus Move tutor
HardenNormalStatus Evolution

Moves learnt by TM

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

Transfer-only moves

Butterfree 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.
Note: Generation 1 and 2 refer to the 3DS Virtual Console titles, not the physical cartridges.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
BideNormalPhysical Generation 1 — TM
Mega DrainGrassSpecial 40 100 Generation 1 — TM
PsywavePsychicSpecial 100 Generation 1 — TM
RageNormalPhysical 20 100 Generation 1 — TM
Razor WindNormalSpecial 80 100 Generation 1 — TM
ReflectPsychicStatus Generation 1 — TM
Take DownNormalPhysical 90 85 Generation 1 — TM
TeleportPsychicStatus Generation 1 — TM
CurseGhostStatus Generation 2 — TM
NightmareGhostStatus 100 Generation 2 — TM
Sweet ScentNormalStatus 100 Generation 2 — TM
Double-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormalStatus Generation 3 — Move tutor
EndureNormalStatus Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormalPhysical 100 Generation 4 — TM
Air CutterFlyingSpecial 60 95 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Ominous WindGhostSpecial 60 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
SwiftNormalSpecial 60 Generation 4 — Move tutor
TwisterDragonSpecial 40 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
FlashNormalStatus 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
Struggle BugBugSpecial 50 100 Generation 6 — TM

Moves learnt by level up

Butterfree learns the following moves in Pokémon Let's Go Pikachu & Let's Go Eevee at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1ConfusionPsychicSpecial 50 100
1GustFlyingSpecial 40 100
13Poison PowderPoisonStatus 75
13Sleep PowderGrassStatus 75
13Stun SporeGrassStatus 75
16PsybeamPsychicSpecial 65 100
19SupersonicNormalStatus 55
22Quiver DanceBugStatus
25WhirlwindNormalStatus
28Air SlashFlyingSpecial 75 95
31Bug BuzzBugSpecial 90 100

Moves learnt on evolution

Butterfree learns the following moves when it evolves in Pokémon Let's Go Pikachu & Let's Go Eevee (regardless of level).

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
GustFlyingSpecial 40 100

Moves learnt by TM

Butterfree is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Let's Go Pikachu & Let's Go Eevee: