Silcoon

Silcoon is a Bug type Pokémon introduced in Generation 3. It is known as the Cocoon Pokémon.

Pokédex entries

Ruby SILCOON tethers itself to a tree branch using silk to keep from falling. There, this POKéMON hangs quietly while it awaits evolution. It peers out of the silk cocoon through a small hole.
Sapphire SILCOON was thought to endure hunger and not consume anything before its evolution. However, it is now thought that this POKéMON slakes its thirst by drinking rainwater that collects on its silk.
FireRed
LeafGreen
It conserves its energy by moving as little as possible. It awaits evolution while drinking only a little rainwater.
Emerald It prepares for evolution using the energy it stored while it was a WURMPLE. It keeps watch over the surroundings with its two eyes.
Diamond It anchors itself by wrapping twigs with the silk from its body. It motionlessly awaits evolution.
Pearl It drinks dew that collects on its silk and waits for evolution. Its hard cocoon repels attacks.
Platinum It wraps silk around the branches of a tree. It drinks rainwater on its silk while awaiting evolution.
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Having wrapped silk around the branches of a tree, it quiescently awaits evolution.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
It wraps silk around the branches of a tree. It drinks rainwater on its silk while awaiting evolution.
X It wraps silk around the branches of a tree. It drinks rainwater on its silk while awaiting evolution.
Y It drinks dew that collects on its silk and waits for evolution. Its hard cocoon repels attacks.
Omega Ruby Silcoon tethers itself to a tree branch using silk to keep from falling. There, this Pokémon hangs quietly while it awaits evolution. It peers out of the silk cocoon through a small hole.
Alpha Sapphire Silcoon was thought to endure hunger and not consume anything before its evolution. However, it is now thought that this Pokémon slakes its thirst by drinking rainwater that collects on its silk.

Evolution chart

Wurmple
#265
Wurmple
Bug
(Level 7, random
based on personality)
Silcoon
#266
Silcoon
Bug

(Level 10)
Beautifly
#267
Beautifly
Bug · Flying


(Level 7, random
based on personality)
Cascoon
#268
Cascoon
Bug

(Level 10)
Dustox
#269
Dustox
Bug · Poison

Name origin

silk
material produced by some insects
cocoon
a pupal casing made by some insects

Moves learned by Silcoon

Silcoon sprites

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

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Where to find Silcoon

Ruby
Sapphire
Petalburg Woods
FireRed
LeafGreen
Trade/migrate from another game
Emerald Petalburg Woods
Diamond Route 205, 206, 207, 208, 209, 210, 211, 212, 213, 214, 215, 218, 221, 222, Eterna Forest, Floaroma Meadow, Fuego Ironworks, Valley Windworks
Pearl Evolve Wurmple
Platinum Route 205, Eterna Forest
HeartGold
SoulSilver
National Park
Black Trade/migrate from another game
White Evolve Wurmple
Black 2
White 2
Trade/migrate from another game
X
Y
Trade/migrate from another game
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Petalburg Woods
Sun
Moon
Trade/migrate from another game