This Dustox is a Bug/Poison-type Pokémon that was owned by Jessie.


Dustox was caught during Jessie's travels through Hoenn. Jessie caught Dustox on her way through Petalburg Woods as a Wurmple. It later evolved into a Cascoon and then into a Dustox and became Jessie's main contest Pokémon during her Hoenn and Kanto contests. In Crossing Paths, Dustox was released during the Dustox Crossing to mate with a special colored Dustox and has not been seen since.

Known moves

  • Using String Shot

  • Using String Shot
  • Using Tackle
  • Using Harden

  • Using Tackle
  • Using Poison Sting
  • Using Psybeam
  • Using Whirlwind
  • Using Stun Spore
  • Using Gust

Improvised Move

Voice actresses


  • Jessie's Dustox has something in common with Ash's Butterfree; both Pokémon were released by their trainers in order to have a relationship with another of their kind and also mated with their own species of a different color.
  • Dustox is the first Pokémon to have its Poké Ball shattered on screen by its trainer.
  • Although Jessie was initially disappointed she didn't have a Beautifly she appreciated her Dustox and has even called her Dustox dear and when she'd summon her for battle she would call her "My dear Dustox".


Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.