Tropius

Tropius is a Grass/Flying type Pokémon introduced in Generation 3. It is known as the Fruit Pokémon.

Pokédex data

National № 357
Type Grass Flying
Species Fruit Pokémon
Height 6′07″ (2.0 m)
Weight 220.5 lbs (100.0 kg)
Abilities Chlorophyll
Solar Power
Harvest (hidden ability)
Local № 150 (Ruby/Sapphire/Emerald)
185 (Platinum)
288 (Black 2/White 2)
156 (Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphire)
354 (U.Sun/U.Moon — Alola dex)
Japanese Toropiusu

Training

EV yield 2 HP
Catch rate 200 (26.1% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Happiness 70 (normal)
Base Exp. 161
Growth Rate Slow

Breeding

Egg Groups Grass, Monster
Gender 50% male, 50% female
Egg cycles 25 (base 6,400 steps)

Base stats

HP 99
308 402
Attack 68
126 258
Defense 83
153 291
Sp. Atk 72
134 267
Sp. Def 87
161 300
Speed 51
96 221
Total 460 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 Tropius.

Evolution chart

  • Tropius does not evolve.

Name origin

tropical
of or relating to the rainforest
-saurus
Greek suffix meaning ‘lizard’

Tropius changes

Pokédex entries

Ruby The bunches of fruit around TROPIUS’s neck are very popular with children. This POKéMON loves fruit, and eats it continuously. Apparently, its love for fruit resulted in its own outgrowth of fruit.
Sapphire Children of the southern tropics eat as snacks the fruit that grows in bunches around the neck of TROPIUS. This POKéMON flies by flapping the leaves on its back as if they were wings.
FireRed
LeafGreen
It lives in tropical jungles. The bunch of fruit around its neck is delicious. The fruit grows twice a year.
Emerald It flies by flapping its broad leaves. The bunch of fruit that grows around its neck is deliciously sweet. In the spring, it scatters pollen from its neck.
Diamond
Pearl
Because it continually ate only its favorite fruit, the fruit started growing around its neck.
Platinum Delicious fruits grew out from around its neck because it always ate the same kind of fruit.
HeartGold
SoulSilver
The bunch of fruit around its neck ripens twice a year and is delicious. It’s a highly favored tropical snack.
Black
White
Delicious fruits grew out from around its neck because it always ate the same kind of fruit.
Black 2
White 2
It flies by flapping its broad leaves and gives the sweet, delicious fruit around its neck to children.
X It flies by flapping its broad leaves and gives the sweet, delicious fruit around its neck to children.
Y The bunch of fruit around its neck ripens twice a year and is delicious. It’s a highly favored tropical snack.
Omega Ruby The bunches of fruit around Tropius’s neck are very popular with children. This Pokémon loves fruit, and eats it continuously. Apparently, its love for fruit resulted in its own outgrowth of fruit.
Alpha Sapphire Children of the southern tropics eat as snacks the fruit that grows in bunches around the neck of Tropius. This Pokémon flies by flapping the leaves on its back as if they were wings.
Ultra Sun The bunches of fruit growing around the necks of Tropius in Alola are especially sweet compared to those in other regions.
Ultra Moon Bunches of delicious fruit grow around its neck. In warm areas, many ranches raise Tropius.

Moves learned by Tropius

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1GrowthNormal
1GustFlying 40 100
1Leaf StormGrass 130 90
1LeerNormal 100
1Razor LeafGrass 55 95
6Sweet ScentNormal
10StompNormal 65 100
16Magical LeafGrass 60
21WhirlwindNormal
26Leaf TornadoGrass 65 90
30Natural GiftNormal 100
36Air SlashFlying 75 95
41Body SlamNormal 85 100
46BestowNormal
50SynthesisGrass
56Solar BeamGrass 120 100
61Leaf StormGrass 130 90

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Bullet SeedGrass 25 100
CurseGhost
Dragon DanceDragon
Dragon HammerDragon 90 100
HeadbuttNormal 70 100
Leaf BladeGrass 90 100
Leaf StormGrass 130 90
Leech SeedGrass 90
Natural GiftNormal 100
Nature PowerNormal
Razor WindNormal 80 100
SlamNormal 80 75
SynthesisGrass

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
DefogFlying
Dragon PulseDragon 85 100
Giga DrainGrass 75 100
OutrageDragon 120 100
Seed BombGrass 80 100
SnoreNormal 50 100
Stomping TantrumGround 75 100
SynthesisGrass
TailwindFlying
Worry SeedGrass 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
5RoarNormal
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
15Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
17ProtectNormal
19RoostFlying
20SafeguardNormal
21FrustrationNormal 100
22Solar BeamGrass 120 100
26EarthquakeGround 100 100
27ReturnNormal 100
32Double TeamNormal
40Aerial AceFlying 60
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
51Steel WingSteel 70 90
53Energy BallGrass 90 100
59Brutal SwingDark 60 100
68Giga ImpactNormal 150 90
75Swords DanceNormal
76FlyFlying 90 95
78BulldozeGround 60 100
86Grass KnotGrass 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
90SubstituteNormal
96Nature PowerNormal
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Tropius 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
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
CaptivateNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormal Generation 4 — TM
Silver WindBug 60 100 Generation 4 — TM
Air CutterFlying 60 95 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Fury CutterBug 40 95 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Mud-SlapGround 20 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Ominous WindGhost 60 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
TwisterDragon 40 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
FlashNormal 100 Generation 6 — TM
Rock SmashFighting 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
CutNormal 50 95 Generation 6 — HM
StrengthNormal 80 100 Generation 6 — HM

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1GrowthNormal
1GustFlying 40 100
1Leaf StormGrass 130 90
1LeerNormal 100
1Razor LeafGrass 55 95
6Sweet ScentNormal
10StompNormal 65 100
16Magical LeafGrass 60
21WhirlwindNormal
26Leaf TornadoGrass 65 90
30Natural GiftNormal 100
36Air SlashFlying 75 95
41Body SlamNormal 85 100
46BestowNormal
50SynthesisGrass
56Solar BeamGrass 120 100
61Leaf StormGrass 130 90

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Bullet SeedGrass 25 100
CurseGhost
Dragon DanceDragon
HeadbuttNormal 70 100
Leaf BladeGrass 90 100
Leaf StormGrass 130 90
Leech SeedGrass 90
Natural GiftNormal 100
Nature PowerNormal
Razor WindNormal 80 100
SlamNormal 80 75
SynthesisGrass

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
5RoarNormal
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
15Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
17ProtectNormal
19RoostFlying
20SafeguardNormal
21FrustrationNormal 100
22Solar BeamGrass 120 100
26EarthquakeGround 100 100
27ReturnNormal 100
32Double TeamNormal
40Aerial AceFlying 60
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
51Steel WingSteel 70 90
53Energy BallGrass 90 100
59Brutal SwingDark 60 100
68Giga ImpactNormal 150 90
75Swords DanceNormal
76FlyFlying 90 95
78BulldozeGround 60 100
86Grass KnotGrass 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
90SubstituteNormal
96Nature PowerNormal
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Tropius 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
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
CaptivateNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormal Generation 4 — TM
Silver WindBug 60 100 Generation 4 — TM
Air CutterFlying 60 95 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Fury CutterBug 40 95 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Mud-SlapGround 20 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Ominous WindGhost 60 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
TwisterDragon 40 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
FlashNormal 100 Generation 6 — TM
Rock SmashFighting 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
CutNormal 50 95 Generation 6 — HM
StrengthNormal 80 100 Generation 6 — HM

Tropius sprites

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

Where to find Tropius

Ruby
Sapphire
Route 119
FireRed
LeafGreen
Trade/migrate from another game
Emerald Route 119
Diamond
Pearl
Trade/migrate from another game
Platinum Great Marsh
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Trade/migrate from another game
Black
White
Route 14
Black 2
White 2
Route 18
X
Y
Trade/migrate from another game
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Route 119, 120
Sun
Moon
Trade/migrate from another game
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Exeggutor Island, Poké Pelago