Weedle

Weedle is a Bug/Poison type Pokémon introduced in Generation 1. It is known as the Hairy Bug Pokémon.

Pokédex entries

Red
Blue
Often found in forests, eating leaves. It has a sharp venomous stinger on its head.
Yellow Beware of the sharp stinger on its head. It hides in grass and bushes where it eats leaves.
Gold Its poison stinger is very powerful. Its bright-colored body is intended to warn off its enemies.
Silver It attacks using a two-inch poison barb on its head. It can usually be found under the leaves it eats.
Crystal The barb on top of its head secretes a strong poison. It uses this toxic barb to protect itself.
Ruby
Sapphire
WEEDLE has an extremely acute sense of smell. It is capable of distinguishing its favorite kinds of leaves from those it dislikes just by sniffing with its big red proboscis (nose).
FireRed Often found in forests and grasslands. It has a sharp, toxic barb of around two inches on top of its head.
LeafGreen Often found in forests, eating leaves. It has a sharp stinger on its head that injects poison.
Emerald A WEEDLE has an extremely acute sense of smell. It distinguishes its favorite kinds of leaves from those it dislikes by sniffing with its big red proboscis (nose).
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
It eats its weight in leaves every day. It fends off attackers with the needle on its head.
HeartGold Its poison stinger is very powerful. Its bright-colored body is intended to warn off its enemies.
SoulSilver It attacks using a two-inch poison barb on its head. It can usually be found under the leaves it eats.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
It eats its weight in leaves every day. It fends off attackers with the needle on its head.
X Often found in forests and grasslands. It has a sharp, toxic barb of around two inches on top of its head.
Y Its poison stinger is very powerful. Its bright-colored body is intended to warn off its enemies.
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Weedle has an extremely acute sense of smell. It is capable of distinguishing its favorite kinds of leaves from those it dislikes just by sniffing with its big red proboscis (nose).

Evolution chart

Weedle
#013
Weedle
Bug · Poison

(Level 7)
Kakuna
#014
Kakuna
Bug · Poison

(Level 10)
Beedrill
#015
Beedrill
Bug · Poison

Name origin

worm
an invertebrate
needle
sharp implement

Moves learned by Weedle

Weedle sprites

Type Generation 1 Generation 2 Generation 3 Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7
Normal Weedle  sprite from Red & Blue Weedle  sprite from Silver Weedle  sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Weedle  sprite from Diamond & Pearl Weedle  sprite from Black & White Weedle  sprite from X & Y
Shiny Weedle Shiny sprite from Silver Weedle Shiny sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Weedle Shiny sprite from Diamond & Pearl Weedle Shiny sprite from Black & White Weedle Shiny sprite from X & Y

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Where to find Weedle

Red Route 2, 24, 25, Viridian Forest
Blue Route 25, Viridian Forest
Yellow Trade/migrate from another game
Gold National Park
Silver Route 2, 26, 27, 30, 31, 34, 35, 36, 37, 38, 39, Azalea Town, Ilex Forest, Lake of Rage, National Park
Crystal Route 30, 31, 45, 46, Ilex Forest
Ruby
Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
FireRed
LeafGreen
Route 2, 24, 25, Pattern Bush, Viridian Forest
Emerald Trade/migrate from another game
Diamond
Pearl
Route 204
Platinum Route 204, Eterna Forest
HeartGold National Park
SoulSilver Route 2, 30, 31, Ilex Forest, National Park, Viridian Forest
Black Breed Kakuna/Beedrill
White
Black 2
White 2
Trade/migrate from another game
X Route 2, Santalune Forest
Y Santalune Forest
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Breed Kakuna/Beedrill
Sun
Moon
Trade/migrate from another game