Delcatty

Delcatty is a Normal type Pokémon introduced in Generation 3. It is known as the Prim Pokémon.

Delcatty artwork by Ken Sugimori

Pokédex data

National № 301
Type Normal
Species Prim Pokémon
Height 3′07″ (1.1 m)
Weight 71.9 lbs (32.6 kg)
Abilities Cute Charm
Normalize
Wonder Skin (hidden ability)
Local № 062 (Ruby/Sapphire)
079 (Black 2/White 2)
079 (X/Y)
064 (Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphire)
Japanese Enekororo

Training

EV yield 1 HP, 1 Speed
Catch rate 60 (7.8% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Happiness 70 (normal)
Base EXP 138
Growth Rate Fast

Breeding

Egg Groups Fairy, Field
Gender 25% male, 75% female
Egg cycles 15 (base 3,840 steps)

Base stats

HP 70
250 344
Attack 65
121 251
Defense 65
121 251
Sp. Atk 55
103 229
Sp. Def 55
103 229
Speed 90
166 306
Total 400 Min Max

The ranges shown on the right are for a level 100 Pokémon. Maximum values are based on a beneficial nature, 252 EVs, 31 IVs; minimum values are based on a hindering nature, 0 EVs, 0 IVs.

Type defenses

The effectiveness of each type on Delcatty.

Pokédex entries

Ruby DELCATTY prefers to live an unfettered existence in which it can do as it pleases at its own pace. Because this POKéMON eats and sleeps whenever it decides, its daily routines are completely random.
Sapphire DELCATTY sleeps anywhere it wants without keeping a permanent nest. If other POKéMON approach it as it sleeps, this POKéMON will never fight - it will just move away somewhere else.
FireRed
LeafGreen
The favorite of trend-conscious female TRAINERS, they are used in competition for their style and fur.
Emerald Rather than keeping a permanent lair, it habitually seeks comfortable spots and sleeps there. It is nocturnal and becomes active at dusk.
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
It is highly popular among female Trainers for its sublime fur. It does not keep a nest.
HeartGold
SoulSilver
It dislikes dirty places. It often searches for a comfortable place in which to groom itself.
Black
White
It is highly popular among female Trainers for its sublime fur. It does not keep a nest.
Black 2
White 2
The reason it does not have a nest is that it simply searches for a clean, comfortable place then sleeps there.
X It dislikes dirty places. It often searches for a comfortable place in which to groom itself.
Y It is highly popular among female Trainers for its sublime fur. It does not keep a nest.
Omega Ruby Delcatty prefers to live an unfettered existence in which it can do as it pleases at its own pace. Because this Pokémon eats and sleeps whenever it decides, its daily routines are completely random.
Alpha Sapphire Delcatty sleeps anywhere it wants without keeping a permanent nest. If other Pokémon approach it as it sleeps, this Pokémon will never fight—it will just move away somewhere else.

Evolution chart

(use Moon Stone)

Name origin

delicate
fragile, dainty
catty
referring to cats

Moves learned by Delcatty

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1AttractNormal 100
1Double SlapNormal 15 85
1Fake OutNormal 40 100
1SingNormal 55

Egg moves

Delcatty learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Delcatty egg moves page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Baton PassNormal
CaptivateNormal 100
Cosmic PowerPsychic
Fake OutNormal 40 100
Fake TearsDark 100
Helping HandNormal
Last ResortNormal 140 100
Mud BombGround 65 85
Simple BeamNormal 100
Sucker PunchDark 70 100
TickleNormal 100
UproarNormal 90 100
WishNormal
Zen HeadbuttPsychic 80 90

Move Tutor moves

Delcatty can be taught these attacks in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon from move tutors (details):

Pre-evolution moves

These moves can only be learned in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon by a previous evolution of Delcatty. Check the respective Pokédex for the exact details.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
AssistNormal Level up
CaptivateNormal 100 Level up
CharmFairy 100 Level up
CopycatNormal Level up
CovetNormal 60 100 Level up
Disarming VoiceFairy 40 Level up
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100 Level up
Feint AttackDark 60 Level up
ForesightNormal Level up
GrowlNormal 100 Level up
Heal BellNormal Level up
Play RoughFairy 90 90 Level up
TackleNormal 40 100 Level up
Tail WhipNormal 100 Level up
Wake-Up SlapFighting 70 100 Level up

Moves learnt by TM

Delcatty is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon:

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Work UpNormal
4Calm MindPsychic
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
13Ice BeamIce 90 100
14BlizzardIce 110 70
15Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
20SafeguardNormal
21FrustrationNormal 100
22Solar BeamGrass 120 100
24ThunderboltElectric 90 100
25ThunderElectric 110 70
27ReturnNormal 100
30Shadow BallGhost 80 100
32Double TeamNormal
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
49Echoed VoiceNormal 40 100
57Charge BeamElectric 50 90
66PaybackDark 50 100
68Giga ImpactNormal 150 90
73Thunder WaveElectric 90
77Psych UpNormal
85Dream EaterPsychic 100 100
86Grass KnotGrass 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
90SubstituteNormal
93Wild ChargeElectric 90 100
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Delcatty 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.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
Body SlamNormal 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Defense CurlNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
EndureNormal Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
HeadbuttNormal 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Mud-SlapGround 20 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
RolloutRock 30 90 Generation 4 — Move tutor
SwiftNormal 60 Generation 4 — Move tutor
DigGround 80 100 Generation 6 — TM
FlashNormal 100 Generation 6 — TM
RetaliateNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
Rock SmashFighting 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
StrengthNormal 80 100 Generation 6 — HM

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1AttractNormal 100
1Double SlapNormal 15 85
1Fake OutNormal 40 100
1SingNormal 55

Egg moves

Delcatty learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon Sun & Moon. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Delcatty egg moves page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Baton PassNormal
CaptivateNormal 100
Cosmic PowerPsychic
Fake OutNormal 40 100
Fake TearsDark 100
Helping HandNormal
Last ResortNormal 140 100
Mud BombGround 65 85
Simple BeamNormal 100
Sucker PunchDark 70 100
TickleNormal 100
UproarNormal 90 100
WishNormal
Zen HeadbuttPsychic 80 90

Pre-evolution moves

These moves can only be learned in Pokémon Sun & Moon by a previous evolution of Delcatty. Check the respective Pokédex for the exact details.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
AssistNormal Level up
CaptivateNormal 100 Level up
CharmFairy 100 Level up
CopycatNormal Level up
CovetNormal 60 100 Level up
Disarming VoiceFairy 40 Level up
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100 Level up
Feint AttackDark 60 Level up
ForesightNormal Level up
GrowlNormal 100 Level up
Heal BellNormal Level up
Play RoughFairy 90 90 Level up
TackleNormal 40 100 Level up
Tail WhipNormal 100 Level up
Wake-Up SlapFighting 70 100 Level up

Moves learnt by TM

Delcatty is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Sun & Moon:

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Work UpNormal
4Calm MindPsychic
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
13Ice BeamIce 90 100
14BlizzardIce 110 70
15Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
20SafeguardNormal
21FrustrationNormal 100
22Solar BeamGrass 120 100
24ThunderboltElectric 90 100
25ThunderElectric 110 70
27ReturnNormal 100
30Shadow BallGhost 80 100
32Double TeamNormal
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
49Echoed VoiceNormal 40 100
57Charge BeamElectric 50 90
66PaybackDark 50 100
68Giga ImpactNormal 150 90
73Thunder WaveElectric 90
77Psych UpNormal
85Dream EaterPsychic 100 100
86Grass KnotGrass 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
90SubstituteNormal
93Wild ChargeElectric 90 100
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Delcatty 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.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
Body SlamNormal 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Defense CurlNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
EndureNormal Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
HeadbuttNormal 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Mud-SlapGround 20 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
RolloutRock 30 90 Generation 4 — Move tutor
SwiftNormal 60 Generation 4 — Move tutor
DigGround 80 100 Generation 6 — TM
FlashNormal 100 Generation 6 — TM
RetaliateNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
Rock SmashFighting 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
StrengthNormal 80 100 Generation 6 — HM

Delcatty sprites

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

Where to find Delcatty

Ruby
Sapphire
Evolve Skitty
FireRed
LeafGreen
Trade/migrate from another game
Emerald Evolve Skitty
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
Evolve Skitty
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Trade/migrate from another game
Black
White
Black 2
Trade/migrate from another game
White 2 Castelia City
X
Y
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Evolve Skitty
Sun
Moon
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Trade/migrate from another game