Jellicent

Jellicent is a Water/Ghost type Pokémon introduced in Generation 5. It is known as the Floating Pokémon.

Pokédex data

National № 593
Type Water Ghost
Species Floating Pokémon
Height 2.2 m (7′03″)
Weight 135.0 kg (297.6 lbs)
Abilities 1. Water Absorb
2. Cursed Body
Damp (hidden ability)
Local № 099 (Black/White)
181 (Black 2/White 2)
319 (U.Sun/U.Moon — Alola dex)
306 (Sword/Shield)
193 (The Isle of Armor)

Training

EV yield 2 Special Defense
Catch rate 60 (7.8% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 50 (normal)
Base Exp. 168
Growth Rate Medium Fast

Breeding

Egg Groups Amorphous
Gender 50% male, 50% female
Egg cycles 20 (4,884–5,140 steps)

Base stats

HP 100
310 404
Attack 60
112 240
Defense 70
130 262
Sp. Atk 85
157 295
Sp. Def 105
193 339
Speed 60
112 240
Total 480 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.

Evolution chart

(Level 40)

Jellicent changes

Pokédex entries

Jellicent

Black The fate of the ships and crew that wander into Jellicent’s habitat: all sunken, all lost, all vanished.
White They propel themselves by expelling absorbed seawater from their bodies. Their favorite food is life energy.
Black 2
White 2
Its body is mostly seawater. It’s said there’s a castle of ships Jellicent have sunk on the seafloor.
X
Omega Ruby
Its body is mostly seawater. It’s said there’s a castle of ships Jellicent have sunk on the seafloor.
Y
Alpha Sapphire
The fate of the ships and crew that wander into Jellicent’s habitat: all sunken, all lost, all vanished.
Ultra Sun Jellicent is always hanging around fancy cruise ships and tankers, hoping to drag away its prey.
Ultra Moon Fishermen are terrified of Jellicent. It’s rumored to drag them into the sea and steal their lives away.

Female Jellicent

Sword These Pokémon have body compositions that are mostly identical to seawater. They make their lairs from sunken ships.
Shield The crown on its head gets bigger and bigger as it absorbs more and more of the life-force of other creatures.

Male Jellicent

Sword Most of this Pokémon’s body composition is identical to sea water. It makes sunken ships its lair.
Shield Whenever a full moon hangs in the night sky, schools of Jellicent gather near the surface of the sea, waiting for their prey to appear.

Moves learned by Jellicent

Moves learnt by level up

Jellicent learns the following moves in Pokémon Sword & Shield at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1AbsorbGrassSpecial 20 100
1Acid ArmorPoisonStatus
1Night ShadeGhostSpecial 100
1Poison StingPoisonPhysical 15 100
1Water GunWaterSpecial 40 100
12Water PulseWaterSpecial 60 100
16Rain DanceWaterStatus
20HexGhostSpecial 65 100
24BrineWaterSpecial 65 100
28RecoverNormalStatus
32Shadow BallGhostSpecial 80 100
36WhirlpoolWaterSpecial 35 85
43Hydro PumpWaterSpecial 110 80
48Destiny BondGhostStatus
54Water SpoutWaterSpecial 150 100

Egg moves

Jellicent learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon Sword & Shield. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Jellicent egg moves page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Acid ArmorPoisonStatus
Bubble BeamWaterSpecial 65 100
Confuse RayGhostStatus 100
MistIceStatus
Pain SplitNormalStatus
Strength SapGrassStatus 100

Move Tutor moves

Jellicent can be taught these attacks in Pokémon Sword & Shield from move tutors (details):

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
PoltergeistGhostPhysical 110 90

Moves learnt by TM

Jellicent is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Sword & Shield:

Moves learnt by TR

Jellicent is compatible with these Technical Records in Pokémon Sword & Shield:

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1AbsorbGrassSpecial 20 100
1BubbleWaterSpecial 40 100
1Night ShadeGhostSpecial 100
1Water SportWaterStatus
1Water SpoutWaterSpecial 150 100
1Wring OutNormalSpecial 100
5AbsorbGrassSpecial 20 100
9Night ShadeGhostSpecial 100
13Bubble BeamWaterSpecial 65 100
17RecoverNormalStatus
22Water PulseWaterSpecial 60 100
27Ominous WindGhostSpecial 60 100
32BrineWaterSpecial 65 100
37Rain DanceWaterStatus
45HexGhostSpecial 65 100
53Hydro PumpWaterSpecial 110 80
61Wring OutNormalSpecial 100
69Water SpoutWaterSpecial 150 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Acid ArmorPoisonStatus
Confuse RayGhostStatus 100
ConstrictNormalPhysical 10 100
MistIceStatus
Pain SplitNormalStatus
RecoverNormalStatus

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
BindNormalPhysical 15 85
Giga DrainGrassSpecial 75 100
Icy WindIceSpecial 55 95
Magic CoatPsychicStatus
Pain SplitNormalStatus
Shock WaveElectricSpecial 60
SnoreNormalSpecial 50 100
SpiteGhostStatus 100
TrickPsychicStatus 100
Water PulseWaterSpecial 60 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

Transfer-only moves

Jellicent 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
FlashNormalStatus 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
DiveWaterPhysical 80 100 Generation 6 — HM

Jellicent sprites

Type Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7 Generation 8
Normal Jellicent  sprite from Black & White Jellicent  sprite from X & Y Jellicent  sprite from Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon Jellicent  sprite from Sword & Shield
Shiny Jellicent Shiny sprite from Black & White Jellicent Shiny sprite from X & Y Jellicent Shiny sprite from Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon

Where to find Jellicent

Black
White
Route 4, 17, 18, Driftveil City, P2 Laboratory
Black 2
White 2
Route 4, 13, 17, 18, 21, P2 Laboratory, Undella Bay, Undella Town, Virbank City, Virbank Complex, Humilau City, Seaside Cave
X
Y
Trade/migrate from another game
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Evolve Frillish
Sun
Moon
Trade/migrate from another game
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Evolve Frillish
Let's Go Pikachu
Let's Go Eevee
Not available in this game
Sword
Shield
Route 9, Lake of Outrage, Honeycalm Island, Honeycalm Sea, Insular Sea, Stepping-Stone Sea, Workout Sea

Other languages

English, Spanish, Italian Jellicent
Japanese ブルンゲル (Burungel)
German Apoquallyp
French Moyade

Name origin

jellyfish
marine creature
magnificent
beautiful, extravagant