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)
011 (Brilliant Diamond/Shining Pearl)
013 (Legends: Arceus)
098 (Scarlet/Violet)

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.
Brilliant Diamond They fly around forests and fields in search of bug Pokémon, moving together in huge flocks.
Shining Pearl They live in forests and fields. Squabbles over territory occur when flocks collide.
Legends: Arceus They form remarkably large flocks and are constantly fighting amongst themselves. I suspect that those with magnificent plumes on their heads are the strong ones.
Scarlet Recognizing their own weakness, they always live in a group. When alone, a Staravia cries noisily.
Violet They maintain huge flocks, although fierce scuffles break out between various flocks.

Moves learned by Staravia

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1GrowlNormalStatus 100
1Quick AttackNormalPhysical 40 100
1TackleNormalPhysical 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 or picnics in Pokémon Scarlet & Violet. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Staravia gen 9 learnset page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
AstonishGhostPhysical 30 100
Double-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100
Feather DanceFlyingStatus 100
Fury AttackNormalPhysical 15 85
Sand AttackGroundStatus 100
UproarNormalSpecial 90 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

Moves learnt by level up

Staravia learns the following moves in Pokémon Legends: Arceus at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1GustFlyingSpecial 40 100
5Quick AttackNormalPhysical 40 100
9Aerial AceFlyingPhysical 60
15Air SlashFlyingSpecial 75 95
21RoostFlyingStatus
29Double-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100
37Brave BirdFlyingPhysical 120 100
47Giga ImpactNormalPhysical 150 90

Move Tutor moves

Staravia can be taught these attacks in Pokémon Legends: Arceus from move tutors:

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Aerial AceFlyingPhysical 60
Giga ImpactNormalPhysical 150 90
Ominous WindGhostSpecial 60 100
RestPsychicStatus
SwiftNormalSpecial 60

Staravia sprites

Type Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7 Generation 8 Generation 9
Normal Staravia  sprite from Diamond & Pearl Staravia  sprite from Black & White Staravia  sprite from X & Y Staravia  sprite from Legends: Arceus Staravia  sprite from Scarlet & Violet
Shiny Staravia Shiny sprite from Diamond & Pearl Staravia Shiny sprite from Black & White Staravia Shiny sprite from X & Y Staravia Shiny sprite from Legends: Arceus

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
Brilliant Diamond
Shining Pearl
Route 209, 212, Lake Valor, Sendoff Spring, Trophy Garden, Valor Lakefront
Legends: Arceus Nature’s Pantry, Sandgem Flats, Tidewater Dam, Ramanas Island
Scarlet
Violet
Asado Desert, Casseroya Lake, North Province (Area Three), East Province (Area One), East Province (Area Two), East Province (Area Three), South Province (Area One), South Province (Area Two), South Province (Area Three), South Province (Area Four), South Province (Area Five), West Province (Area One), West Province (Area Two), West Province (Area Three), The Pokémon League

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