Cacturne

Cacturne is a Grass/Dark type Pokémon introduced in Generation 3. It is known as the Scarecrow Pokémon.

Pokédex entries

Ruby During the daytime, CACTURNE remains unmoving so that it does not lose any moisture to the harsh desert sun. This POKéMON becomes active at night when the temperature drops.
Sapphire If a traveler is going through a desert in the thick of night, CACTURNE will follow in a ragtag group. The POKéMON are biding their time, waiting for the traveler to tire and become incapable of moving.
FireRed
LeafGreen
It lives in deserts. It becomes active at night when it hunts for prey exhausted from the desert’s heat.
Emerald After spending thousands of years in harsh deserts, its blood transformed into the same substances as sand. It is nocturnal, so it hunts at night.
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
It becomes active at night, seeking prey that is exhausted from the day’s desert heat.
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Packs of them follow travelers through the desert until the travelers can no longer move.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
It becomes active at night, seeking prey that is exhausted from the day’s desert heat.
X It becomes active at night, seeking prey that is exhausted from the day’s desert heat.
Y Packs of them follow travelers through the desert until the travelers can no longer move.
Omega Ruby During the daytime, Cacturne remains unmoving so that it does not lose any moisture to the harsh desert sun. This Pokémon becomes active at night when the temperature drops.
Alpha Sapphire If a traveler is going through a desert in the thick of night, Cacturne will follow in a ragtag group. The Pokémon are biding their time, waiting for the traveler to tire and become incapable of moving.

Evolution chart

Cacnea
#331
Cacnea
Grass

(Level 32)
Cacturne
#332
Cacturne
Grass · Dark

Name origin

cactus
a desert plant
nocturnal
relating to the night

Moves learned by Cacturne

Cacturne sprites

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

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Where to find Cacturne

Ruby
Sapphire
Evolve Cacnea
FireRed
LeafGreen
Trade/migrate from another game
Emerald Evolve Cacnea
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
Route 228
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Trade/migrate from another game
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
Trade/migrate from another game
X
Y
Trade/migrate from another game
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Evolve Cacnea
Sun
Moon
Trade/migrate from another game