Horsea

Horsea is a Water type Pokémon introduced in Generation 1. It is known as the Dragon Pokémon.

Pokédex entries

Red
Blue
Known to shoot down flying bugs with precision blasts of ink from the surface of the water.
Yellow If it senses any danger, it will vigorously spray water or a special type of ink from its mouth.
Gold If attacked by a larger enemy, it quickly swims to safety by adeptly controlling its dorsal fin.
Silver Its big, developed fins move rapidly, allowing it to swim backward while still facing forward.
Crystal When they're in a safe location, they can be seen playfully tangling their tails together.
Ruby HORSEA eats small insects and moss off of rocks. If the ocean current turns fast, this POKéMON anchors itself by wrapping its tail around rocks or coral to prevent being washed away.
Sapphire If HORSEA senses danger, it will reflexively spray a dense black ink from its mouth and try to escape. This POKéMON swims by cleverly flapping the fins on its back.
FireRed It maintains balance using its tail, which is wound up like a coil. It may spray ink from its mouth.
LeafGreen Known to shoot down flying bugs with precision blasts of ink from the surface of the water.
Emerald By cleverly flicking the fins on its back side to side, it moves in any direction while facing forward. It spits ink to escape if it senses danger.
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
It makes its nest in the shade of corals. If it senses danger, it spits murky ink and flees.
HeartGold If attacked by a larger enemy, it quickly swims to safety by adeptly controlling its well-developed dorsal fin.
SoulSilver Its big, developed fins move rapidly, allowing it to swim backward while still facing forward.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
It makes its nest in the shade of corals. If it senses danger, it spits murky ink and flees.
X Known to shoot down flying bugs with precision blasts of ink from the surface of the water.
Y It makes its nest in the shade of corals. If it senses danger, it spits murky ink and flees.
Omega Ruby Horsea eats small insects and moss off of rocks. If the ocean current turns fast, this Pokémon anchors itself by wrapping its tail around rocks or coral to prevent being washed away.
Alpha Sapphire If Horsea senses danger, it will reflexively spray a dense black ink from its mouth and try to escape. This Pokémon swims by cleverly flapping the fin on its back.

Evolution chart

Horsea
#116
Horsea
Water

(Level 32)
Seadra
#117
Seadra
Water

(trade holding
Dragon Scale)
Kingdra
#230
Kingdra
Water · Dragon

Name origin

seahorse
marine creature
horsie
cutesy slang for ‘horse’

Moves learned by Horsea

Horsea sprites

Type Generation 1 Generation 2 Generation 3 Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7
Normal Horsea  sprite from Red & Blue Horsea  sprite from Silver Horsea  sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Horsea  sprite from Diamond & Pearl Horsea  sprite from Black & White Horsea  sprite from X & Y
Shiny Horsea Shiny sprite from Silver Horsea Shiny sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Horsea Shiny sprite from Diamond & Pearl Horsea Shiny sprite from Black & White Horsea Shiny sprite from X & Y

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Where to find Horsea

Red
Blue
Route 19, 20, 21
Yellow Route 10, 11, 12, 13
Gold
Silver
Whirl Islands
Crystal Trade/migrate from another game
Ruby
Sapphire
Route 132, 133, 134
FireRed Route 4, 10, 11, 12, 13, 19, 20, 21, 24, Bond Bridge, Cerulean City, Cinnabar Island, Five Island, Five Isle Meadow, Green Path, Icefall Cave, Kindle Road, Memorial Pillar, One Island, Outcast Island, Pallet Town, Resort Gorgeous, Seafoam Islands, Tanoby Ruins, Trainer Tower, Treasure Beach, Vermilion City, Water Labyrinth, Water Path
LeafGreen Route 4, 10, 11, 12, 13, 19, 20, 21, 24, Cerulean City, Cinnabar Island, Pallet Town, Seafoam Islands, Vermilion City
Emerald Route 132, 133, 134, Pacifidlog Town
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
Route 226
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Seafoam Islands, Whirl Islands
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
Route 17, 18, P2 Laboratory
X
Y
Cyllage City, Ambrette Town
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Route 130, 131, 132, 133, 134, Sealed Chamber
Sun
Moon
Trade/migrate from another game