Starly

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

Pokédex data

National № 396
Type Normal Flying
Species Starling Pokémon
Height 1′00″ (0.3 m)
Weight 4.4 lbs (2.0 kg)
Abilities Keen Eye
Reckless (hidden ability)
Local № 010 (Diamond/Pearl)
010 (Platinum)
099 (X/Y — Coastal Kalos)
Japanese Mukkuru

Training

EV yield 1 Speed
Catch rate 255 (33.3% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Happiness 70 (normal)
Base Exp. 49
Growth Rate Medium Slow

Breeding

Egg Groups Flying
Gender 50% male, 50% female
Egg cycles 15 (base 3,840 steps)

Base stats

HP 40
190 284
Attack 55
103 229
Defense 30
58 174
Sp. Atk 30
58 174
Sp. Def 30
58 174
Speed 60
112 240
Total 245 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 Starly.

Evolution chart

(Level 14) (Level 34)

Name origin

starling
a species of bird

Starly changes

Pokédex entries

Diamond They flock in great numbers. Though small, they flap their wings with great power.
Pearl Usually with a large flock, it is barely noticeable when alone. Its cries are very strident.
Platinum Because they are weak individually, they form groups. However, they bicker if the group grows too big.
HeartGold
SoulSilver
They flock around mountains and fields, chasing after bug Pokémon. Their singing is noisy and annoying.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
Because they are weak individually, they form groups. However, they bicker if the group grows too big.
X
Omega Ruby
They flock in great numbers. Though small, they flap their wings with great power.
Y
Alpha Sapphire
They flock around mountains and fields, chasing after bug Pokémon. Their singing is noisy and annoying.

Moves learned by Starly

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1GrowlNormal 100
1TackleNormal 40 100
5Quick AttackNormal 40 100
9Wing AttackFlying 60 100
13Double TeamNormal
17EndeavorNormal 100
21WhirlwindNormal
25Aerial AceFlying 60
29Take DownNormal 90 85
33AgilityPsychic
37Brave BirdFlying 120 100
41Final GambitFighting 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
AstonishGhost 30 100
DetectFighting
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100
Feather DanceFlying 100
ForesightNormal
Fury AttackNormal 15 85
Mirror MoveFlying
PursuitDark 40 100
RevengeFighting 60 100
RoostFlying
Sand AttackGround 100
Steel WingSteel 70 90
UproarNormal 90 100

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
DefogFlying
EndeavorNormal 100
Heat WaveFire 95 90
SnoreNormal 50 100
TailwindFlying
UproarNormal 90 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Work UpNormal
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
19RoostFlying
21FrustrationNormal 100
27ReturnNormal 100
32Double TeamNormal
40Aerial AceFlying 60
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
46ThiefDark 60 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
49Echoed VoiceNormal 40 100
51Steel WingSteel 70 90
76FlyFlying 90 95
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
89U-turnBug 70 100
90SubstituteNormal
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Starly 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
CaptivateNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormal Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
Air CutterFlying 60 95 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Mud-SlapGround 20 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Ominous WindGhost 60 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
SwiftNormal 60 Generation 4 — Move tutor
TwisterDragon 40 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
PluckFlying 60 100 Generation 5 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1GrowlNormal 100
1TackleNormal 40 100
5Quick AttackNormal 40 100
9Wing AttackFlying 60 100
13Double TeamNormal
17EndeavorNormal 100
21WhirlwindNormal
25Aerial AceFlying 60
29Take DownNormal 90 85
33AgilityPsychic
37Brave BirdFlying 120 100
41Final GambitFighting 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
AstonishGhost 30 100
DetectFighting
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100
Feather DanceFlying 100
ForesightNormal
Fury AttackNormal 15 85
Mirror MoveFlying
PursuitDark 40 100
RevengeFighting 60 100
RoostFlying
Sand AttackGround 100
Steel WingSteel 70 90
UproarNormal 90 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Work UpNormal
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
19RoostFlying
21FrustrationNormal 100
27ReturnNormal 100
32Double TeamNormal
40Aerial AceFlying 60
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
46ThiefDark 60 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
49Echoed VoiceNormal 40 100
51Steel WingSteel 70 90
76FlyFlying 90 95
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
89U-turnBug 70 100
90SubstituteNormal
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Starly 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
CaptivateNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormal Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
Air CutterFlying 60 95 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Mud-SlapGround 20 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Ominous WindGhost 60 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
SwiftNormal 60 Generation 4 — Move tutor
TwisterDragon 40 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
PluckFlying 60 100 Generation 5 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM

Starly sprites

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

Where to find Starly

Diamond
Pearl
Route 201, 202, 203, 204, 209, 212, Great Marsh, Lake Verity
Platinum Route 201, 202, 203, 204, Lake Verity
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Pewter City
Black Trade/migrate from another game
White White Forest
Black 2
White 2
Trade/migrate from another game
X
Y
Route 11
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
Sun
Moon
Breed Staravia/Staraptor
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Trade/migrate from another game