Staravia

Staravia is a Normal/Flying type Pokémon introduced in Generation 4. It is known as the Starling Pokémon.

Pokédex data

National № 397
Type Normal Flying
Species Starling Pokémon
Height 0.6 m (2′00″)
Weight 15.5 kg (34.2 lbs)
Abilities 1. Intimidate
Reckless (hidden ability)
Local № 011 (Diamond/Pearl)
011 (Platinum)
100 (X/Y — Coastal Kalos)

Training

EV yield 2 Speed
Catch rate 120 (15.7% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 50 (normal)
Base Exp. 119
Growth Rate Medium Slow

Breeding

Egg Groups Flying
Gender 50% male, 50% female
Egg cycles 15 (3,599–3,855 steps)

Base stats

HP 55
220 314
Attack 75
139 273
Defense 50
94 218
Sp. Atk 40
76 196
Sp. Def 40
76 196
Speed 80
148 284
Total 340 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 Staravia.

Evolution chart

(Level 14) (Level 34)

Staravia changes

Pokédex entries

Diamond It flies around forests and fields in search of bug Pokémon. It stays within a huge flock.
Pearl It lives in forests and fields. Squabbles over territory occur when flocks collide.
Platinum Recognizing their own weakness, they always live in a group. When alone, a STARAVIA cries noisily.
HeartGold
SoulSilver
They maintain huge flocks, although fierce scuffles break out between various flocks.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
Recognizing their own weakness, they always live in a group. When alone, a Staravia cries noisily.
X
Omega Ruby
They maintain huge flocks, although fierce scuffles break out between various flocks.
Y
Alpha Sapphire
It lives in forests and fields. Squabbles over territory occur when flocks collide.

Moves learned by Staravia

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1GrowlNormalStatus 100
1Quick AttackNormalPhysical 40 100
1TackleNormalPhysical 40 100
5Quick AttackNormalPhysical 40 100
9Wing AttackFlyingPhysical 60 100
13Double TeamNormalStatus
18EndeavorNormalPhysical 100
23WhirlwindNormalStatus
28Aerial AceFlyingPhysical 60
33Take DownNormalPhysical 90 85
38AgilityPsychicStatus
43Brave BirdFlyingPhysical 120 100
48Final GambitFightingSpecial 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
AstonishGhostPhysical 30 100
DetectFightingStatus
Double-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100
Feather DanceFlyingStatus 100
ForesightNormalStatus
Fury AttackNormalPhysical 15 85
Mirror MoveFlyingStatus
PursuitDarkPhysical 40 100
RevengeFightingPhysical 60 100
RoostFlyingStatus
Sand AttackGroundStatus 100
Steel WingSteelPhysical 70 90
UproarNormalSpecial 90 100

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
DefogFlyingStatus
EndeavorNormalPhysical 100
Heat WaveFireSpecial 95 90
SnoreNormalSpecial 50 100
TailwindFlyingStatus
UproarNormalSpecial 90 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

Transfer-only moves

Staravia 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
CaptivateNormalStatus 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormalStatus Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormalPhysical 100 Generation 4 — TM
Air CutterFlyingSpecial 60 95 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Mud-SlapGroundSpecial 20 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Ominous WindGhostSpecial 60 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
SwiftNormalSpecial 60 Generation 4 — Move tutor
TwisterDragonSpecial 40 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
PluckFlyingPhysical 60 100 Generation 5 — TM
RetaliateNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 6 — TM

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1GrowlNormalStatus 100
1Quick AttackNormalPhysical 40 100
1TackleNormalPhysical 40 100
5Quick AttackNormalPhysical 40 100
9Wing AttackFlyingPhysical 60 100
13Double TeamNormalStatus
18EndeavorNormalPhysical 100
23WhirlwindNormalStatus
28Aerial AceFlyingPhysical 60
33Take DownNormalPhysical 90 85
38AgilityPsychicStatus
43Brave BirdFlyingPhysical 120 100
48Final GambitFightingSpecial 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
AstonishGhostPhysical 30 100
DetectFightingStatus
Double-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100
Feather DanceFlyingStatus 100
ForesightNormalStatus
Fury AttackNormalPhysical 15 85
Mirror MoveFlyingStatus
PursuitDarkPhysical 40 100
RevengeFightingPhysical 60 100
RoostFlyingStatus
Sand AttackGroundStatus 100
Steel WingSteelPhysical 70 90
UproarNormalSpecial 90 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

Transfer-only moves

Staravia 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.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
CaptivateNormalStatus 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormalStatus Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormalPhysical 100 Generation 4 — TM
Air CutterFlyingSpecial 60 95 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Mud-SlapGroundSpecial 20 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Ominous WindGhostSpecial 60 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
SwiftNormalSpecial 60 Generation 4 — Move tutor
TwisterDragonSpecial 40 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
PluckFlyingPhysical 60 100 Generation 5 — TM
RetaliateNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 6 — TM

Staravia sprites

Type Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7 Generation 8
Normal Staravia  sprite from Diamond & Pearl Staravia  sprite from Black & White Staravia  sprite from X & Y
Shiny Staravia Shiny sprite from Diamond & Pearl Staravia Shiny sprite from Black & White Staravia Shiny sprite from X & Y

Where to find Staravia

Diamond
Pearl
Route 209, 212, Great Marsh, Lake Valor, Lake Verity, Sendoff Spring, Trophy Garden, Valor Lakefront
Platinum Route 209, 210, 212, 215, Great Marsh, Lake Valor, Sendoff Spring, Trophy Garden, Valor Lakefront
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Evolve Starly
Black Trade/migrate from another game
White Evolve Starly
Black 2
White 2
Trade/migrate from another game
X
Y
Route 11
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
Sun
Moon
Route 10
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

Answers to Staravia questions

Other languages

English, Spanish, Italian Staravia
Japanese ムクバード (Mukubird)
German Staravia
French Étourvol

Name origin

starling
a species of bird
avian
relating to birds