Silicobra

Silicobra is a Ground type Pokémon introduced in Generation 8. It is known as the Sand Snake Pokémon.

It spews sand from its nostrils. While the enemy is blinded, it burrows into the ground to hide.

Evolves into Sandaconda.

Silicobra artwork by Ken Sugimori

Pokédex data

National № 843
Type Ground
Species Sand Snake Pokémon
Height 2.2 m (7′03″)
Weight 7.6 kg (16.8 lbs)
Abilities 1. Sand Spit
2. Shed Skin
Sand Veil (hidden ability)
Local № 312 (Sword/Shield)
174 (The Isle of Armor)

Training

EV yield 1 Defense
Catch rate
Base Friendship
Base Exp.
Growth Rate Medium Fast

Breeding

Egg Groups Dragon, Field
Gender
Egg cycles 20 (4,884–5,140 steps)

Base stats

HP 52
214 308
Attack 57
107 234
Defense 75
139 273
Sp. Atk 35
67 185
Sp. Def 50
94 218
Speed 46
87 210
Total 315 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 Silicobra.

Evolution chart

(Level 36)

Pokédex entries

Sword As it digs, it swallows sand and stores it in its neck pouch. The pouch can hold more than 17 pounds of sand.
Shield It spews sand from its nostrils. While the enemy is blinded, it burrows into the ground to hide.

Moves learned by Silicobra

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Sand AttackGround 100
1WrapNormal 15 90
5MinimizeNormal
10Brutal SwingDark 60 100
15BulldozeGround 60 100
20HeadbuttNormal 70 100
25GlareNormal 100
30DigGround 80 100
35SandstormRock
40SlamNormal 80 75
45CoilPoison
50Sand TombGround 35 85

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
BelchPoison 120 90
Dragon RushDragon 100 75
Last ResortNormal 140 100
Mud-SlapGround 20 100
Poison TailPoison 50 100

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Scale ShotDragon 25 90
Scorching SandsGround 70 100
Skitter SmackBug 70 90

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
15DigGround 80 100
16ScreechNormal 85
21RestPsychic
24SnoreNormal 50 100
25ProtectNormal
31AttractNormal 100
32SandstormRock
39FacadeNormal 70 100
49Sand TombGround 35 85
53Mud ShotGround 55 95
76RoundNormal 60 100
81BulldozeGround 60 100
97Brutal SwingDark 60 100

Moves learnt by TR

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

TR
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
10EarthquakeGround 100 100
20SubstituteNormal
26EndureNormal
27Sleep TalkNormal
67Earth PowerGround 90 100
87Drill RunGround 80 95

Silicobra sprites

Type Generation 8
Normal Silicobra  sprite from Sword & Shield
Shiny

Where to find Silicobra

Answers to Silicobra questions

Name origin

silicon
cobra