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Basic Info

Introduced Generation 3
Species Ant Pit Pokémon
Type Ground
Height 0.7m
Weight 15kg
Catch Rate 255
Base Happiness 70
Gender Ratio 50% Female / 50% Male
Pokédex 3D AR AR Marker
Generation 6 Cry

Names

Language Name
Chinese (Cantonese Hong Kong) 大顎蟻
Chinese (Mandarin Taiwan) 大颚蚁
English Trapinch
French Kraknoix
German Knacklion
Italian Trapinch
Japanese ナックラー
Japanese (Romanized) Nuckrar
Japanese (Trademark) Nuckrar
Korean 톱치
Spanish Trapinch

Dex Numbers

Dex #
National Dex #328
Hoenn #116
Unova (B2W2) #121
Kalos (Mountain) #3
Hoenn (ORAS) #121
Alola #235
Galar #321

Abilities

  • Hyper Cutter: The Pokémon’s proud of its powerful pincers. They prevent other Pokémon from lowering its Attack stat.
  • Arena Trap: Prevents opposing Pokémon from fleeing.
  • Sheer Force: Removes additional effects to increase the power of moves when attacking. [Hidden Ability]

Evolutionary Chain

Pokemon
Level 35
Pokemon
Level 45
Pokemon

Breeding

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Damage Taken

Electric 0x
Grass 2x
Ice 2x
Poison 0.5x
Rock 0.5x
Water 2x

Base Stats

Gen Type(s) HP ATK DEF SP. ATK SP. DEF SPEED TOTAL
8 Ground 45
100
45
45
45
10
290
7 Ground 45
100
45
45
45
10
290
6 Ground 45
100
45
45
45
10
290

Dex Flavor Text

Game Dex Flavor Text
United States Pokémon Ruby Trapinch's nest is a bowl-like pit dug in the sand. This Pokemon patiently waits for prey to tumble down the pit. Its giant jaws have enough strength to crush even boulders.
United States Pokémon Sapphire TRAPINCH is a patient hunter. It digs an inescapable pit in a desert and waits for its prey to come tumbling down. This POKeMON can go a whole week without access to any water.
United States Pokémon Emerald Its big jaws crunch through boulders. Because its head is so big, it has a hard time getting back upright if it tips over onto its back.
United States Pokémon LeafGreen It lives in arid deserts. It makes a sloping pit trap in sand where it patiently awaits prey.
United States Pokémon FireRed It lives in arid deserts. It makes a sloping pit trap in sand where it patiently awaits prey.
United States Pokémon Pearl It makes a conical pit in desert sand and lies in wait at the bottom for prey to come tumbling down.
United States Pokémon Diamond It makes a conical pit in desert sand and lies in wait at the bottom for prey to come tumbling down.
United States Pokémon Platinum It makes a conical pit in desert sand and lies in wait at the bottom for prey to come tumbling down.
United States Pokémon HeartGold Its nest is a sloped, bowl-like pit in the desert. Once something has fallen in, there is no escape.
United States Pokémon SoulSilver Its nest is a sloped, bowl-like pit in the desert. Once something has fallen in, there is no escape.
United States Pokémon White It makes a conical pit in desert sand and lies in wait at the bottom for prey to come tumbling down.
Japan Pokémon White さばくに つくった すりばちがたの あなの そこで えものが はまって おちてくるのを まちつづける。
United States Pokémon Black It makes a conical pit in desert sand and lies in wait at the bottom for prey to come tumbling down.
Japan Pokémon Black さばくに つくった すりばちがたの あなの そこで えものが はまって おちてくるのを まちつづける。
Japan Pokémon Black 2 ぜったいに だっしゅつ ふかのうな すりばちじょうの すあなを つくって えものが おちてくるのを まつ。
Japan Pokémon White 2 ぜったいに だっしゅつ ふかのうな すりばちじょうの すあなを つくって えものが おちてくるのを まつ。
United States Pokémon White 2 It makes an inescapable conical pit and lies in wait at the bottom for prey to come tumbling down.
United States Pokémon Black 2 It makes an inescapable conical pit and lies in wait at the bottom for prey to come tumbling down.
South Korea Pokémon Y 절대 탈출 불가능한 원뿔형의 둥지를 만들어 먹이가 떨어지는 것을 기다린다.
Italy Pokémon Y Costruisce un nido a forma di imbuto dal quale non si può scappare, aspettando poi che le prede cadano in trappola.
Spain Pokémon Y Excava fosas cóncavas de las cuales resulta imposible escapar y espera a que una presa caiga en su interior.
France Pokémon Y Il creuse puis attend ses proies dans son antre, un trou conique dont il est impossible de s’échapper.
Germany Pokémon Y Es baut sich ein trichterförmiges Loch, aus dem es kein Entrinnen gibt, und wartet, bis Beute hineinfällt.
Japan Pokémon Y ぜったいに だっしゅつ ふかのうな すりばちじょうの すあなを つくって えものが おちてくるのを まつ。
United States Pokémon Y It makes an inescapable conical pit and lies in wait at the bottom for prey to come tumbling down.
Italy Pokémon X Vive nei deserti. Scava buche nel terreno e vi si apposta, attendendo che le prede vi caschino dentro.
Spain Pokémon X Habita desiertos áridos. Cava fosas profundas, en las que espera que caiga su presa.
France Pokémon X Il vit dans les déserts arides. Pour attraper ses proies, il se place dans un trou et laisse sa gueule grande ouverte en attendant qu’elles tombent dedans.
Germany Pokémon X Es lebt in trockenen Wüstengebieten, wo es eine Trichterfalle baut und seelenruhig darauf wartet, dass Beute hinabrutscht.
Japan Pokémon X かんそうした さばくに せいそく。 すりばちじょうの すあなの なかで えものを じっと まち つづける。
United States Pokémon X It lives in arid deserts. It makes a sloping pit trap in sand where it patiently awaits prey.
South Korea Pokémon X 건조한 사막에 서식한다. 원뿔형의 보금자리 속에서 조용히 먹잇감을 계속 기다린다.
Italy Pokémon Omega Ruby Trapinch è un paziente cacciatore. Nel deserto scava fosse micidiali e attende che la preda cada in trappola. Questo Pokémon può vivere senz’acqua anche per una settimana.
South Korea Pokémon Alpha Sapphire 원뿔형의 보금자리 밑에서 가만히 먹이가 빠지기를 계속 기다리고 있다. 큰 턱의 위력은 바위도 부술 정도다.
Italy Pokémon Alpha Sapphire La tana di Trapinch è ricavata in una ripida fossa a forma di sacca scavata nella sabbia. Il Pokémon attende pazientemente che la preda cada in trappola. Le sue possenti mascelle frantumano anche la pietra.
Spain Pokémon Alpha Sapphire El nido de Trapinch está situado bajo la arena, en una zona cóncava. Este Pokémon espera con paciencia a que su presa caiga en la misma. Con las fauces que tiene puede destruir hasta piedras.
France Pokémon Alpha Sapphire Le nid de Kraknoix consiste en un trou en pente creusé dans le sable, comme une cuvette. Ce Pokémon attend patiemment que sa proie tombe dedans. Ses gigantesques mâchoires sont assez puissantes pour croquer des rochers.
Germany Pokémon Alpha Sapphire Knacklions Bau ist eine Art in den Sand gegrabener Kessel. Dieses Pokémon wartet geduldig darauf, dass Beute in seinen Bau hineinfällt. Seine gigantischen Kiefer verfügen über genügend Kraft, um einen Felsen zu zerquetschen.
Japan Pokémon Alpha Sapphire すりばちじょうの すあなの そこで じっと えものが おちて くるのを まちつづけている。 おおきな アゴは いわをも くだく いりょく。
United States Pokémon Alpha Sapphire Trapinch’s nest is a sloped, bowl-like pit dug in sand. This Pokémon patiently waits for prey to tumble down the pit. Its giant jaws have enough strength to crush even boulders.
South Korea Pokémon Omega Ruby 탈출 불가능한 구멍을 사막에 만들어 먹이가 오는 것을 한결같이 기다리고 있다. 물이 없어도 1주일 동안 문제없다.
Spain Pokémon Omega Ruby Trapinch es un cazador paciente. Suele cavar una fosa profunda en el desierto y esperar a que su presa caiga en ella. Este Pokémon puede aguantar toda una semana sin beber nada de agua.
France Pokémon Omega Ruby Kraknoix est un chasseur patient. Dans le désert, il creuse un trou dont on ne peut pas s’échapper et attend que sa proie tombe dedans. Ce Pokémon peut se passer d’eau une semaine entière.
Germany Pokémon Omega Ruby Knacklion ist ein geduldiger Jäger. Es gräbt in einer Wüste eine tiefe Grube und wartet auf Beute, die hineinfällt. Dieses Pokémon kommt eine ganze Woche ohne Wasser aus.
Japan Pokémon Omega Ruby だっしゅつ ふかのうな あなを さばくに つくり えものが くるのを ひたすら まちかまえている。 みずが なくても 1しゅうかんは へっちゃら。
United States Pokémon Omega Ruby Trapinch is a patient hunter. It digs an inescapable pit in a desert and waits for its prey to come tumbling down. This Pokémon can go a whole week without access to any water.
United States Pokémon Sun It can live for a week without eating a thing. It waits patiently at the bottom of its nest for prey to appear.
United States Pokémon Moon As it digs through the sand, its giant jaws crush any rocks that obstruct its path. It builds a funnel-shaped nest.
United States Pokémon Sword Its nest is a sloped, bowl-like pit in the desert. Once something has fallen in, there is no escape.
United States Pokémon Shield It makes an inescapable conical pit and lies in wait at the bottom for prey to come tumbling down.

Sprite List

Gen/Game Normal Shiny
Third Generation
Ruby/Sapphire Back Picture Front Picture Back Picture Front Picture
Emerald Front Picture Front Picture Front Picture Front Picture Front Picture Front Picture
Fourth Generation
Diamond/Pearl
Platinum
Heart Gold/Soul Silver
Fifth Generation
Black/White anim anim
Sixth & Seventh Generation
XY
Sun/Moon

anim anim

anim anim
Eighth Generation
Sword/Shield shiny

Character Appearances

Character Thumbnail
  • United States Goh's Trapinch
  • Japan ゴウのナックラー
  • Japan Go no Nuckrar
  • Japan Go's Nuckrar
Character Thumbnail
  • United States Goh's Trapinch (Flygon)
  • Japan ゴウのナックラー
  • Japan Go no Nuckrar
  • Japan Go's Nuckrar

Episode Appearances

Ep # Title
AG 107
AG 116
AG 117
AG 122
AG 123
AG 136
AG 144
DP 33
DP 72
DP 145
Movie 15
SM 6
SM 8
SM 30
SM 75
SM 86
SM 90
SM 96
SM 131
PM2019 36
PM2019 47
PM2019 50
PM2019 54
PM2019 64
PM2019 70
PM2019 78
PM2019 90
PM2019 92
PM2019 94
PM2019 95
PM2019 107
PM2019 109

TCG Cards

#82: Trapinch
Rarity
Common
Type
Type
HP
40
Weakness
Type
Retreat Cost
Energy
#78: Trapinch
Rarity
Common
Type
Type
HP
50
Weakness
Type
Retreat Cost
Energy
#79: Trapinch
Rarity
Common
Type
Type
HP
50
Weakness
Type
Retreat Cost
Energy
#67: Trapinch
Rarity
Common
Type
Type
HP
50
Weakness
Type
Retreat Cost
Energy
#84: Trapinch (Delta Species)
Rarity
Common
Type
Type
HP
50
Weakness
Type
Retreat Cost
Energy
#68: Trapinch (Delta Species)
Rarity
Common
Type
Type
HP
40
Weakness
Type
Retreat Cost
Energy
#69: Trapinch (Delta Species)
Rarity
Common
Type
Type
HP
40
Weakness
Type
Retreat Cost
Energy
#68: Trapinch
Rarity
Common
Type
Type
HP
50
Weakness
Type
Retreat Cost
Energy
#115: Trapinch
Rarity
Common
Type
Type
HP
50
Weakness
Type
+10
Resistance
Type
-20
Retreat Cost
Energy
#84: Trapinch
Rarity
Common
#36: ナックラー
Rarity
Common
Type
Type
HP
60
Weakness
Type
x2
Resistance
Type
-20
Retreat Cost
Energy
#83: Trapinch
Rarity
Common
Type
Type
HP
60
Weakness
Type
x2
Resistance
Type
-20
Retreat Cost
Energy
#53: Trapinch
Rarity
Common
Type
Type
HP
60
Weakness
Type
x2
Retreat Cost
Energy
#82: Trapinch
Rarity
Common
Type
Type
HP
60
Weakness
Type
x2
Retreat Cost
Energy
#74: Trapinch
Rarity
Common
Type
Type
HP
60
Weakness
Type
x2
Retreat Cost
Energy

Event Pokemon

Title
Pokémon Center - Year of the Dragon - Nuckrar
Country: Japan
Pokémon: Thumbanil Trapinch
Started: 2012-01-06
Ended: 2012-02-05
Year of the Dragon - Topchi
Country: South Korea
Pokémon: Thumbanil Trapinch
Started: 2012-08-23
Ended: 2012-10-04

Images

Note: Move names that have a colored checkmark beside the name receive a Same Type Attack Bonus (STAB) when used by this Pokémon

Level Up Moves

Bite Type Icon Physical 25 60 100 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Sand Attack
Type Icon Status 15 100 1 1 1 4 4 9 9 9 9 9 9 9
Fissure
Type Icon Physical 5 30 47 47 47 73 73 89 89 89 89
Superpower Type Icon Physical 5 120 100 40 40 40 67 67
Feint Attack Type Icon Physical 20 60 1 1 1 7 7 17 17 17 17 17 17 17
Feint Type Icon Physical 10 30 100 29 29 29 61 61 81 81 81 81
Bide Type Icon Physical 10 1 1 1 17 17
Mud-Slap
Type Icon Special 10 20 100 5 5 5 13 13
Bulldoze
Type Icon Physical 20 60 100 8 8 8 21 21
Sand Tomb
Type Icon Physical 15 35 85 12 12 12 10 10 25 25 25 25 25 25 25
Rock Slide Type Icon Physical 10 75 90 15 15 15 25 25
Dig
Type Icon Physical 10 80 100 19 19 19 29 29 41 41 41 41 41 41 41
Crunch Type Icon Physical 15 80 100 22 22 22 34 34 33 33 33 33 33 33 33
Earth Power
Type Icon Special 10 90 100 26 26 26 39 39 65 65 65 65
Earthquake
Type Icon Physical 10 100 100 33 33 33 55 55 73 73 73 73
Sandstorm Type Icon Status 10 36 36 36 44 44 49 49 49 49 49 49 49
Hyper Beam Type Icon Special 5 150 90 43 43 43 49 49 57 57 57 57 57 57 57

TM/HM Moves

Confide Type Icon Status 20
Sunny Day Type Icon Status 5
Sleep Talk Type Icon Status 10
Attract Type Icon Status 15 100
Swagger Type Icon Status 15 85
Sandstorm Type Icon Status 10
Protect Type Icon Status 10
Substitute Type Icon Status 10
Rest Type Icon Status 10
Double Team Type Icon Status 15
Toxic Type Icon Status 10 90
Captivate Type Icon Status 20 100
Endure Type Icon Status 10
Bulldoze
Type Icon Physical 20 60 100
Rock Tomb Type Icon Physical 15 60 95
Facade Type Icon Physical 20 70 100
Frustration Type Icon Physical 20 100
Return Type Icon Physical 20 100
Rock Slide Type Icon Physical 10 75 90
Earthquake
Type Icon Physical 10 100 100
Secret Power Type Icon Physical 20 70 100
Rock Smash Type Icon Physical 15 40 100
Dig
Type Icon Physical 10 80 100
Strength Type Icon Physical 15 80 100
Natural Gift Type Icon Physical 15 100
Round Type Icon Special 15 60 100
Hidden Power Type Icon Special 15 60 100
Solar Beam Type Icon Special 10 120 100
Hyper Beam Type Icon Special 5 150 90
Struggle Bug Type Icon Special 20 50 100
Giga Drain Type Icon Special 10 75 100

Egg Moves

Endure Type Icon Status 10
Focus Energy Type Icon Status 30
Bug Bite Type Icon Physical 20 60 100
Fury Cutter Type Icon Physical 20 40 95
Flail Type Icon Physical 15 100
Quick Attack Type Icon Physical 30 40 100
Earth Power
Type Icon Special 10 90 100
Mud Shot
Type Icon Special 15 55 95
Signal Beam Type Icon Special 15 75 100
Gust Type Icon Special 35 40 100

Move Tutors

Sleep Talk Type Icon Status 10
Substitute Type Icon Status 10
Mimic Type Icon Status 10
Swagger Type Icon Status 15 85
Endure Type Icon Status 10
Bug Bite Type Icon Physical 20 60 100
Superpower Type Icon Physical 5 120 100
Fury Cutter Type Icon Physical 20 40 95
Headbutt Type Icon Physical 15 70 100
Rock Slide Type Icon Physical 10 75 90
Double-Edge Type Icon Physical 15 120 100
Body Slam Type Icon Physical 15 85 100
Earth Power
Type Icon Special 10 90 100
Signal Beam Type Icon Special 15 75 100
Giga Drain Type Icon Special 10 75 100
Snore Type Icon Special 15 50 100
Mud-Slap
Type Icon Special 10 20 100