Totodile

Totodile is a Water type Pokémon introduced in Generation 2. It is known as the Big Jaw Pokémon.

Pokédex data

National № 158
Type Water
Species Big Jaw Pokémon
Height 0.6 m (2′00″)
Weight 9.5 kg (20.9 lbs)
Abilities 1. Torrent
Sheer Force (hidden ability)
Local № 007 (Gold/Silver/Crystal)
007 (HeartGold/SoulSilver)

Training

EV yield 1 Attack
Catch rate 45 (5.9% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 50 (normal)
Base Exp. 63
Growth Rate Medium Slow

Breeding

Egg Groups Monster, Water 1
Gender 87.5% male, 12.5% female
Egg cycles 20 (4,884–5,140 steps)

Base stats

HP 50
210 304
Attack 65
121 251
Defense 64
119 249
Sp. Atk 44
83 205
Sp. Def 48
90 214
Speed 43
81 203
Total 314 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 Totodile.

Evolution chart

(Level 18) (Level 30)

Totodile changes

Pokédex entries

Gold Its well-developed jaws are powerful and capable of crushing anything. Even its trainer must be careful.
Silver It is small but rough and tough. It won’t hesitate to take a bite out of anything that moves.
Crystal This rough critter chomps at any moving object it sees. Turning your back on it is not recommended.
Ruby
Sapphire
Despite the smallness of its body, TOTODILE’s jaws are very powerful. While the POKéMON may think it is just playfully nipping, its bite has enough power to cause serious injury.
FireRed It is small but rough and tough. It won’t hesitate to take a bite out of anything that moves.
LeafGreen Its well-developed jaws are powerful and capable of crushing anything. Even its TRAINER must be careful.
Emerald Despite its small body, TOTODILE’s jaws are very powerful. While it may think it is just playfully nipping, its bite has enough strength to cause serious injury.
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
It has the habit of biting anything with its developed jaws. Even its Trainer needs to be careful.
HeartGold Its powerful, well-developed jaws are capable of crushing anything. Even its Trainer must be careful.
SoulSilver It is small but rough and tough. It won’t hesitate to take a bite out of anything that moves.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
It has the habit of biting anything with its developed jaws. Even its Trainer needs to be careful.
X It is small but rough and tough. It won’t hesitate to take a bite out of anything that moves.
Y Its powerful, well-developed jaws are capable of crushing anything. Even its Trainer must be careful.
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Despite the smallness of its body, Totodile’s jaws are very powerful. While the Pokémon may think it is just playfully nipping, its bite has enough power to cause serious injury.

Moves learned by Totodile

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1LeerNormalStatus 100
1ScratchNormalPhysical 40 100
6Water GunWaterSpecial 40 100
8RageNormalPhysical 20 100
13BiteDarkPhysical 60 100
15Scary FaceNormalStatus 100
20Ice FangIcePhysical 65 95
22FlailNormalPhysical 100
27CrunchDarkPhysical 80 100
29Chip AwayNormalPhysical 70 100
34SlashNormalPhysical 70 100
36ScreechNormalStatus 85
41ThrashNormalPhysical 120 100
43Aqua TailWaterPhysical 90 90
48SuperpowerFightingPhysical 120 100
50Hydro PumpWaterSpecial 110 80

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Ancient PowerRockSpecial 60 100
Aqua JetWaterPhysical 40 100
BlockNormalStatus
CrunchDarkPhysical 80 100
Dragon DanceDragonStatus
Fake TearsDarkStatus 100
FlatterDarkStatus 100
Hydro PumpWaterSpecial 110 80
Ice PunchIcePhysical 75 100
Metal ClawSteelPhysical 50 95
Mud SportGroundStatus
ThrashNormalPhysical 120 100
Water PulseWaterSpecial 60 100
Water SportWaterStatus

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Aqua TailWaterPhysical 90 90
BlockNormalStatus
Focus PunchFightingPhysical 150 100
Ice PunchIcePhysical 75 100
Icy WindIceSpecial 55 95
Iron TailSteelPhysical 100 75
Low KickFightingPhysical 100
SnoreNormalSpecial 50 100
SpiteGhostStatus 100
SuperpowerFightingPhysical 120 100
UproarNormalSpecial 90 100
Water PledgeWaterSpecial 80 100
Water PulseWaterSpecial 60 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

Transfer-only moves

Totodile 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.
Note: Generation 1 and 2 refer to the 3DS Virtual Console titles, not the physical cartridges.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
CurseGhostStatus Generation 2 — TM
DetectFightingStatus Generation 2 — TM
Razor WindNormalSpecial 80 100 Generation 2 — Breeding
Body SlamNormalPhysical 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
CounterFightingPhysical 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Double-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Dynamic PunchFightingPhysical 100 50 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Mega KickNormalPhysical 120 75 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Mega PunchNormalPhysical 80 85 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormalStatus Generation 3 — Move tutor
Seismic TossFightingPhysical 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
CaptivateNormalStatus 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormalStatus Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormalPhysical 100 Generation 4 — TM
WhirlpoolWaterSpecial 35 85 Generation 4 — HM
HeadbuttNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Mud-SlapGroundSpecial 20 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
DigGroundPhysical 80 100 Generation 6 — TM
Hone ClawsDarkStatus Generation 6 — TM
Power-Up PunchFightingPhysical 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
CutNormalPhysical 50 95 Generation 6 — HM
DiveWaterPhysical 80 100 Generation 6 — HM

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1LeerNormalStatus 100
1ScratchNormalPhysical 40 100
6Water GunWaterSpecial 40 100
8RageNormalPhysical 20 100
13BiteDarkPhysical 60 100
15Scary FaceNormalStatus 100
20Ice FangIcePhysical 65 95
22FlailNormalPhysical 100
27CrunchDarkPhysical 80 100
29Chip AwayNormalPhysical 70 100
34SlashNormalPhysical 70 100
36ScreechNormalStatus 85
41ThrashNormalPhysical 120 100
43Aqua TailWaterPhysical 90 90
48SuperpowerFightingPhysical 120 100
50Hydro PumpWaterSpecial 110 80

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Ancient PowerRockSpecial 60 100
Aqua JetWaterPhysical 40 100
BlockNormalStatus
CrunchDarkPhysical 80 100
Dragon DanceDragonStatus
Fake TearsDarkStatus 100
FlatterDarkStatus 100
Hydro PumpWaterSpecial 110 80
Ice PunchIcePhysical 75 100
Metal ClawSteelPhysical 50 95
Mud SportGroundStatus
ThrashNormalPhysical 120 100
Water PulseWaterSpecial 60 100
Water SportWaterStatus

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Water PledgeWaterSpecial 80 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

Transfer-only moves

Totodile 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.
Note: Generation 1 and 2 refer to the 3DS Virtual Console titles, not the physical cartridges.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
CurseGhostStatus Generation 2 — TM
DetectFightingStatus Generation 2 — TM
Razor WindNormalSpecial 80 100 Generation 2 — Breeding
Body SlamNormalPhysical 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
CounterFightingPhysical 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Double-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Dynamic PunchFightingPhysical 100 50 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Mega KickNormalPhysical 120 75 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Mega PunchNormalPhysical 80 85 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormalStatus Generation 3 — Move tutor
Seismic TossFightingPhysical 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
CaptivateNormalStatus 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormalStatus Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormalPhysical 100 Generation 4 — TM
WhirlpoolWaterSpecial 35 85 Generation 4 — HM
HeadbuttNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Mud-SlapGroundSpecial 20 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
DigGroundPhysical 80 100 Generation 6 — TM
Hone ClawsDarkStatus Generation 6 — TM
Power-Up PunchFightingPhysical 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
CutNormalPhysical 50 95 Generation 6 — HM
DiveWaterPhysical 80 100 Generation 6 — HM

Totodile sprites

Type Generation 2 Generation 3 Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7 Generation 8
Normal Totodile  sprite from Silver Totodile  sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Totodile  sprite from Diamond & Pearl Totodile  sprite from Black & White Totodile  sprite from X & Y
Shiny Totodile Shiny sprite from Silver Totodile Shiny sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Totodile Shiny sprite from Diamond & Pearl Totodile Shiny sprite from Black & White Totodile Shiny sprite from X & Y

Where to find Totodile

Gold
Silver
Crystal
New Bark Town
Ruby
Sapphire
FireRed
LeafGreen
Trade/migrate from another game
Emerald Littleroot Town
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
Trade/migrate from another game
HeartGold
SoulSilver
New Bark Town
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
Trade/migrate from another game
X
Y
Trade/migrate from another game
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Route 101
Sun
Moon
Seaward Cave
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

Other languages

English, Spanish, Italian Totodile
Japanese ワニノコ (Waninoko)
German Karnimani
French Kaiminus

Name origin

tot
a small child
crocodile
a species of reptile