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.
1ConfusionPsychic 50 100
1GustFlying 40 100
11ConfusionPsychic 50 100
13Poison PowderPoison 75
13Sleep PowderGrass 75
13Stun SporeGrass 75
17PsybeamPsychic 65 100
19Silver WindBug 60 100
23SupersonicNormal 55
25SafeguardNormal
29WhirlwindNormal
31Bug BuzzBug 90 100
35Rage PowderBug
37CaptivateNormal 100
41TailwindFlying
43Air SlashFlying 75 95
47Quiver DanceBug

Moves learnt on evolution

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
GustFlying 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 BiteBug 60 100 Level up
HardenNormal Level up
String ShotBug 95 Level up
TackleNormal 40 100 Level up
HardenNormal 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
BideNormal Generation 1 — TM
Mega DrainGrass 40 100 Generation 1 — TM
PsywavePsychic 100 Generation 1 — TM
RageNormal 20 100 Generation 1 — TM
Razor WindNormal 80 100 Generation 1 — TM
ReflectPsychic Generation 1 — TM
Take DownNormal 90 85 Generation 1 — TM
TeleportPsychic Generation 1 — TM
CurseGhost Generation 2 — TM
NightmareGhost 100 Generation 2 — TM
Sweet ScentNormal 100 Generation 2 — TM
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
EndureNormal Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
Air CutterFlying 60 95 Generation 4 — Move tutor
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

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1ConfusionPsychic 50 100
1GustFlying 40 100
11ConfusionPsychic 50 100
13Poison PowderPoison 75
13Sleep PowderGrass 75
13Stun SporeGrass 75
17PsybeamPsychic 65 100
19Silver WindBug 60 100
23SupersonicNormal 55
25SafeguardNormal
29WhirlwindNormal
31Bug BuzzBug 90 100
35Rage PowderBug
37CaptivateNormal 100
41TailwindFlying
43Air SlashFlying 75 95
47Quiver DanceBug

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.
GustFlying 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 BiteBug 60 100
DefogFlying
ElectrowebElectric 55 95
Giga DrainGrass 75 100
Signal BeamBug 75 100
Skill SwapPsychic
SnoreNormal 50 100
TailwindFlying

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 BiteBug 60 100 Level up
HardenNormal Level up
String ShotBug 95 Level up
TackleNormal 40 100 Level up
Iron DefenseSteel Move tutor
HardenNormal 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
BideNormal Generation 1 — TM
Mega DrainGrass 40 100 Generation 1 — TM
PsywavePsychic 100 Generation 1 — TM
RageNormal 20 100 Generation 1 — TM
Razor WindNormal 80 100 Generation 1 — TM
ReflectPsychic Generation 1 — TM
Take DownNormal 90 85 Generation 1 — TM
TeleportPsychic Generation 1 — TM
CurseGhost Generation 2 — TM
NightmareGhost 100 Generation 2 — TM
Sweet ScentNormal 100 Generation 2 — TM
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
EndureNormal Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
Air CutterFlying 60 95 Generation 4 — Move tutor
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

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.
1ConfusionPsychic 50 100
1GustFlying 40 100
13Poison PowderPoison 75
13Sleep PowderGrass 75
13Stun SporeGrass 75
16PsybeamPsychic 65 100
19SupersonicNormal 55
22Quiver DanceBug
25WhirlwindNormal
28Air SlashFlying 75 95
31Bug BuzzBug 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.
GustFlying 40 100

Moves learnt by TM

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