Carnivine

Carnivine is a Grass type Pokémon introduced in Generation 4. It is known as the Bug Catcher Pokémon.

Pokédex entries

Diamond It attracts prey with its sweet-smelling saliva, then chomps down. It takes a whole day to eat prey.
Pearl Hanging from branches using its tentacles, it looks like a plant. It awaits prey, mouth wide open.
Platinum It binds itself to trees in marshes. It attracts prey with its sweet-smelling drool and gulps them down.
HeartGold
SoulSilver
It walks around on its tentacles in search of a tree branch where it can dangle down and ambush prey.
Black
White
It binds itself to trees in marshes. It attracts prey with its sweet-smelling drool and gulps them down.
Black 2
White 2
Using its tentacles to lash itself to trees, it lies in wait for prey, luring it close with sweet-smelling drool.
X
Omega Ruby
It attracts prey with its sweet-smelling saliva, then chomps down. It takes a whole day to eat prey.
Y
Alpha Sapphire
It binds itself to trees in marshes. It attracts prey with its sweet-smelling drool and gulps them down.

Evolution chart

  • Carnivine does not evolve.

Name origin

carnivore
meat-eating creature
vine
long strands of a plant

Moves learned by Carnivine

Carnivine sprites

Type Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7
Normal Carnivine  sprite from Diamond & Pearl Carnivine  sprite from Black & White Carnivine  sprite from X & Y
Shiny Carnivine Shiny sprite from Diamond & Pearl Carnivine Shiny sprite from Black & White Carnivine Shiny sprite from X & Y

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Where to find Carnivine

Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
Great Marsh
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Ilex Forest, Viridian Forest
Black
White
Trade/migrate from another game
Black 2
White 2
Route 18
X
Y
Route 14, 19
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
Sun
Moon
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
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