Cleffa

Cleffa is a Fairy type Pokémon introduced in Generation 2. It is known as the Star Shape Pokémon.

Prior to Generation 6, Cleffa was Normal type.

Pokédex entries

Gold Because of its unusual, star-like silhouette, people believe that it came here on a meteor.
Silver When numerous meteors illuminate the night sky, sightings of CLEFFA strangely increase.
Crystal If the impact site of a meteorite is found, this POKéMON is certain to be within the immediate area.
Ruby
Sapphire
On nights with many shooting stars, CLEFFA can be seen dancing in a ring. They dance through the night and stop only at the break of day, when these POKéMON quench their thirst with the morning dew.
FireRed When numerous meteors illuminate the night sky, sightings of CLEFFA strangely increase.
LeafGreen Because of its unusual, starlike silhouette, people believe that it came here on a meteor.
Emerald On nights with many shooting stars, CLEFFA can be seen dancing in a ring. They dance until daybreak, when they quench their thirst with the morning dew.
Diamond Its silhouette is like a star. It is believed to arrive riding on shooting stars.
Pearl Many appear when the night skies are filled with shooting stars. They disappear with sunrise.
Platinum It is often seen when shooting stars fill the night skies. It’s said to arrive riding on a shooting star.
HeartGold Because of its unusual, starlike silhouette, people believe that it came here on a meteor.
SoulSilver When numerous meteors illuminate the night sky, sightings of CLEFFA strangely increase.
Black
White
It is often seen when shooting stars fill the night skies. It’s said to arrive riding on a shooting star.
Black 2
White 2
According to local rumors, Cleffa are often seen in places where shooting stars have fallen.
X Because of its unusual, starlike silhouette, people believe that it came here on a meteor.
Y Many appear when the night skies are filled with shooting stars. They disappear with sunrise.
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
On nights with many shooting stars, Cleffa can be seen dancing in a ring. They dance through the night and stop only at the break of day, when these Pokémon quench their thirst with the morning dew.
Sun On late nights illuminated by shooting stars, it gazes intently skyward, as if thinking of its home.
Moon Because of its silhouette, it’s believed to be a star reborn. For some reason, it loves Minior.

Evolution chart

Cleffa
#173
Cleffa
Fairy

(Happiness)
Clefairy
#035
Clefairy
Fairy

(use Moon Stone)
Clefable
#036
Clefable
Fairy

Name origin

clef
musical symbol

Moves learned by Cleffa

Cleffa sprites

Type Generation 2 Generation 3 Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7
Normal Cleffa  sprite from Silver Cleffa  sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Cleffa  sprite from Diamond & Pearl Cleffa  sprite from Black & White Cleffa  sprite from X & Y
Shiny Cleffa Shiny sprite from Silver Cleffa Shiny sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Cleffa Shiny sprite from Diamond & Pearl Cleffa Shiny sprite from Black & White Cleffa Shiny sprite from X & Y

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Where to find Cleffa

Gold
Silver
Breed Clefairy/Clefable
Crystal Route 34
Ruby
Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
FireRed
LeafGreen
Breed Clefairy/Clefable
Emerald Trade/migrate from another game
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
Mt. Coronet, Trophy Garden
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Breed Clefairy/Clefable
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
Breed Clefairy/Clefable
X
Y
Trade/migrate from another game
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Breed Clefairy/Clefable
Sun
Moon
Mount Hokulani