Cacturne - Generation 3 learnset

Below are all the moves that Cacturne can learn in Generation 3, which consists of:

  • Pokémon Ruby
  • Pokémon Sapphire
  • Pokémon FireRed
  • Pokémon LeafGreen
  • Pokémon Emerald

Note: The move categories shown here are based on the move's type, as was the mechanic in Generations 1-3. The moves' detail pages may show a different category for Generation 4+.

Moves learnt by level up

Cacturne learns the following moves in Pokémon Ruby & Sapphire at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1AbsorbGrass 20 100
1GrowthNormal
1LeerNormal 100
1Poison StingPoison 15 100
5AbsorbGrass 20 100
9GrowthNormal
13Leech SeedGrass 90
17Sand AttackGround 100
21Pin MissileBug 25 95
25IngrainGrass
29Feint AttackDark 60
35SpikesGround
41Needle ArmGrass 60 100
47Cotton SporeGrass 100
53SandstormRock

Egg moves

Cacturne learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon Ruby & Sapphire. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Cacturne egg moves page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
AcidPoison 40 100
CounterFighting 100
Dynamic PunchFighting 100 50
Grass WhistleGrass 55
Teeter DanceNormal 100

Moves learnt by HM

Cacturne is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Ruby & Sapphire:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
01CutNormal 50 95
04StrengthNormal 80 100
05FlashNormal 100

Moves learnt by TM

Cacturne is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Ruby & Sapphire:

Moves learnt by level up

Cacturne learns the following moves in Pokémon FireRed & LeafGreen at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1AbsorbGrass 20 100
1GrowthNormal
1LeerNormal 100
1Poison StingPoison 15 100
1RevengeFighting 60 100
5AbsorbGrass 20 100
9GrowthNormal
13Leech SeedGrass 90
17Sand AttackGround 100
21Pin MissileBug 25 95
25IngrainGrass
29Feint AttackDark 60
35SpikesGround
41Needle ArmGrass 60 100
47Cotton SporeGrass 100
53SandstormRock
59Destiny BondGhost

Egg moves

Cacturne learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon FireRed & LeafGreen. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Cacturne egg moves page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
AcidPoison 40 100
CounterFighting 100
Dynamic PunchFighting 100 50
Grass WhistleGrass 55
Teeter DanceNormal 100

Move Tutor moves

Cacturne can be taught these attacks in Pokémon FireRed & LeafGreen from move tutors (details):

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Body SlamNormal 85 100
CounterFighting 100
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100
Mega KickNormal 120 75
Mega PunchNormal 80 85
MimicNormal
Seismic TossFighting 100
SubstituteNormal
Swords DanceNormal

Moves learnt by HM

Cacturne is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon FireRed & LeafGreen:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
01CutNormal 50 95
04StrengthNormal 80 100
05FlashNormal 100

Moves learnt by TM

Cacturne is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon FireRed & LeafGreen:

Moves learnt by level up

Cacturne learns the following moves in Pokémon Emerald at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1AbsorbGrass 20 100
1GrowthNormal
1LeerNormal 100
1Poison StingPoison 15 100
5AbsorbGrass 20 100
9GrowthNormal
13Leech SeedGrass 90
17Sand AttackGround 100
21Pin MissileBug 25 95
25IngrainGrass
29Feint AttackDark 60
35SpikesGround
41Needle ArmGrass 60 100
47Cotton SporeGrass 100
53SandstormRock

Egg moves

Cacturne learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon Emerald. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Cacturne egg moves page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
AcidPoison 40 100
CounterFighting 100
Dynamic PunchFighting 100 50
Grass WhistleGrass 55
Teeter DanceNormal 100

Move Tutor moves

Cacturne can be taught these attacks in Pokémon Emerald from move tutors (details):

Moves learnt by HM

Cacturne is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Emerald:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
01CutNormal 50 95
04StrengthNormal 80 100
05FlashNormal 100

Moves learnt by TM

Cacturne is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Emerald: