Quaxly is a Water type Pokémon introduced in Generation 9. It is known as the Duckling Pokémon.

Pokédex data

National № 0912
Type Water
Species Duckling Pokémon
Height 0.5 m (1′08″)
Weight 6.1 kg (13.4 lbs)
Abilities 1. Torrent
Moxie (hidden ability)
Local № 0007 (Scarlet/Violet)


EV yield 1 Attack
Catch rate 45 (5.9% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 50 (normal)
Base Exp. 62
Growth Rate Medium Slow


Egg Groups Flying, Water 1
Gender 87.5% male, 12.5% female
Egg cycles 20 (4,884–5,140 steps)

Base stats

HP 55
220 314
Attack 65
121 251
Defense 45
85 207
Sp. Atk 50
94 218
Sp. Def 45
85 207
Speed 50
94 218
Total 310 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 Quaxly.

Evolution chart

(Level 16) (Level 36)

Pokédex entries

Scarlet This Pokémon migrated to Paldea from distant lands long ago. The gel secreted by its feathers repels water and grime.
Violet Its strong legs let it easily swim around in even fast-flowing rivers. It likes to keep things tidy and is prone to overthinking things.

Moves learned by Quaxly

Moves learnt by level up

Quaxly learns the following moves in Pokémon Scarlet & Violet at the levels specified.

1GrowlNormalStatus 100
1PoundNormalPhysical 40 100
1Water GunWaterSpecial 40 100
7Work UpNormalStatus
10Wing AttackFlyingPhysical 60 100
13Aqua JetWaterPhysical 40 100
17Double HitNormalPhysical 35 90
21Aqua CutterWaterPhysical 70 100
24Air SlashFlyingSpecial 75 95
28Focus EnergyNormalStatus
31AcrobaticsFlyingPhysical 55 100
35LiquidationWaterPhysical 85 100

Egg moves

Quaxly learns the following moves via breeding or picnics in Pokémon Scarlet & Violet. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Quaxly gen 9 learnset page.

Last ResortNormalPhysical 140 100
Rapid SpinNormalPhysical 50 100

Moves learnt by TM

Quaxly is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Scarlet & Violet:

Quaxly sprites

Type Generation 9
Normal Quaxly sprite from Scarlet & Violet

Where to find Quaxly

Cabo Poco

Answers to Quaxly questions

Other languages

English Quaxly
Japanese クワッス
German Kwaks
French Coiffeton
Italian Quaxly
Spanish Quaxly
Korean 꾸왁스
Chinese (Simplified) 润水鸭
Chinese (Traditional) 潤水鴨


English Duckling Pokémon
Japanese こがもポケモン
German Jungenten-Pokémon
French Pokémon Caneton
Italian Pokémon Anatroccolo
Spanish Pokémon Patito
Korean 꼬마오리포켓몬
Chinese (Simplified) 小鸭宝可梦
Chinese (Traditional) 小鴨寶可夢

Name origin

sound made by a duck