Quilava

Quilava is a Fire type Pokémon introduced in Generation 2. It is known as the Volcano Pokémon.

Pokédex data

National № 156
Type Fire
Species Volcano Pokémon
Height 0.9 m (2′11″)
Weight 19.0 kg (41.9 lbs)
Abilities 1. Blaze
Flash Fire (hidden ability)
Local № 005 (Gold/Silver/Crystal)
005 (HeartGold/SoulSilver)

Training

EV yield 1 Special Attack, 1 Speed
Catch rate 45 (5.9% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 50 (normal)
Base Exp. 142
Growth Rate Medium Slow

Breeding

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

Base stats

HP 58
226 320
Attack 64
119 249
Defense 58
108 236
Sp. Atk 80
148 284
Sp. Def 65
121 251
Speed 80
148 284
Total 405 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 14) (Level 36)

Quilava changes

Pokédex entries

Gold Be careful if it turns its back during battle. It means that it will attack with the fire on its back.
Silver This POKéMON is fully covered by nonflammable fur. It can withstand any kind of fire attack.
Crystal Before battle, it turns its back on its opponent to demonstrate how ferociously its fire blazes.
Ruby
Sapphire
QUILAVA keeps its foes at bay with the intensity of its flames and gusts of superheated air. This POKéMON applies its outstanding nimbleness to dodge attacks even while scorching the foe with flames.
FireRed This POKéMON is fully covered by nonflammable fur. It can withstand any kind of fire attack.
LeafGreen Be careful if it turns its back during battle. It means that it will attack with the fire on its back.
Emerald It intimidates foes with intense gusts of flames and superheated air. Its quick nimbleness lets it dodge attacks even while scorching an enemy.
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
It intimidates foes with the heat of its flames. The fire burns more strongly when it readies to fight.
HeartGold Be careful if it turns its back during battle. It means that it will attack with the fire on its back.
SoulSilver This Pokémon is fully covered by nonflammable fur. It can withstand any kind of fire attack.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
It intimidates foes with the heat of its flames. The fire burns more strongly when it readies to fight.
X Before battle, it turns its back on its opponent to demonstrate how ferociously its fire blazes.
Y Be careful if it turns its back during battle. It means that it will attack with the fire on its back.
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Quilava keeps its foes at bay with the intensity of its flames and gusts of superheated air. This Pokémon applies its outstanding nimbleness to dodge attacks even while scorching the foe with flames.

Moves learned by Quilava

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1LeerNormalStatus 100
1SmokescreenNormalStatus 100
1TackleNormalPhysical 40 100
6SmokescreenNormalStatus 100
10EmberFireSpecial 40 100
13Quick AttackNormalPhysical 40 100
20Flame WheelFirePhysical 60 100
24Defense CurlNormalStatus
31SwiftNormalSpecial 60
35Flame ChargeFirePhysical 50 100
42Lava PlumeFireSpecial 80 100
46FlamethrowerFireSpecial 90 100
53InfernoFireSpecial 100 50
57RolloutRockPhysical 30 90
64Double-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100
68Burn UpFireSpecial 130 100
75EruptionFireSpecial 150 100

Egg moves

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

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
CovetNormalPhysical 60 100
Fire PledgeFireSpecial 80 100
Focus PunchFightingPhysical 150 100
Heat WaveFireSpecial 95 90
SnoreNormalSpecial 50 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

Transfer-only moves

Quilava 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.
Note: Generation 1 and 2 refer to the 3DS Virtual Console titles, not the physical cartridges.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
CurseGhostStatus Generation 2 — TM
DetectFightingStatus Generation 2 — TM
Iron TailSteelPhysical 100 75 Generation 2 — TM
SubmissionFightingPhysical 80 80 Generation 2 — Breeding
Body SlamNormalPhysical 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormalStatus Generation 3 — Move tutor
CaptivateNormalStatus 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormalStatus Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormalPhysical 100 Generation 4 — TM
Fury CutterBugPhysical 40 95 Generation 4 — Move tutor
HeadbuttNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Mud-SlapGroundSpecial 20 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
DigGroundPhysical 80 100 Generation 6 — TM
IncinerateFireSpecial 60 100 Generation 6 — TM
Rock SmashFightingPhysical 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
CutNormalPhysical 50 95 Generation 6 — HM
StrengthNormalPhysical 80 100 Generation 6 — HM

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1LeerNormalStatus 100
1SmokescreenNormalStatus 100
1TackleNormalPhysical 40 100
6SmokescreenNormalStatus 100
10EmberFireSpecial 40 100
13Quick AttackNormalPhysical 40 100
20Flame WheelFirePhysical 60 100
24Defense CurlNormalStatus
31SwiftNormalSpecial 60
35Flame ChargeFirePhysical 50 100
42Lava PlumeFireSpecial 80 100
46FlamethrowerFireSpecial 90 100
53InfernoFireSpecial 100 50
57RolloutRockPhysical 30 90
64Double-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100
68Burn UpFireSpecial 130 100
75EruptionFireSpecial 150 100

Egg moves

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

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Fire PledgeFireSpecial 80 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

Transfer-only moves

Quilava 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.
Note: Generation 1 and 2 refer to the 3DS Virtual Console titles, not the physical cartridges.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
CurseGhostStatus Generation 2 — TM
DetectFightingStatus Generation 2 — TM
Iron TailSteelPhysical 100 75 Generation 2 — TM
SubmissionFightingPhysical 80 80 Generation 2 — Breeding
Body SlamNormalPhysical 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormalStatus Generation 3 — Move tutor
CaptivateNormalStatus 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormalStatus Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormalPhysical 100 Generation 4 — TM
Fury CutterBugPhysical 40 95 Generation 4 — Move tutor
HeadbuttNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Mud-SlapGroundSpecial 20 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
DigGroundPhysical 80 100 Generation 6 — TM
IncinerateFireSpecial 60 100 Generation 6 — TM
Rock SmashFightingPhysical 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
CutNormalPhysical 50 95 Generation 6 — HM
StrengthNormalPhysical 80 100 Generation 6 — HM

Quilava sprites

Type Generation 2 Generation 3 Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7 Generation 8
Normal Quilava  sprite from Silver Quilava  sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Quilava  sprite from Diamond & Pearl Quilava  sprite from Black & White Quilava  sprite from X & Y
Shiny Quilava Shiny sprite from Silver Quilava Shiny sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Quilava Shiny sprite from Diamond & Pearl Quilava Shiny sprite from Black & White Quilava Shiny sprite from X & Y

Where to find Quilava

Gold
Silver
Crystal
Evolve Cyndaquil
Ruby
Sapphire
FireRed
LeafGreen
Trade/migrate from another game
Emerald Evolve Cyndaquil
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
Trade/migrate from another game
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Evolve Cyndaquil
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
Trade/migrate from another game
X
Y
Trade/migrate from another game
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Evolve Cyndaquil
Sun
Moon
Evolve Cyndaquil
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Trade/migrate from another game
Let's Go Pikachu
Let's Go Eevee
Not available in this game
Sword
Shield
Not available in this game

Other languages

English, Spanish, Italian Quilava
Japanese マグマラシ (Magmarashi)
German Igelavar
French Feurisson

Name origin

quill
sharp feather/needle
lava
magma that flows out of a volcano