Poison Tail
Poison Tail VII.png
ポイズンテール Poison Tail
Generation: III
Battle Data
Type: Type Poison.gif
Category Physical
Power: 50
Accuracy: 100%
PP: 25
Affects: Selected Target
Secondary Effect: None
Priority: 0
Contact: Yes
Contest Data
Contests (RSE)
Type: Smart
Appeal: 3 ♥♥♥
Jam: 0
Super Contests (DPPt)
Type: Smart
Appeal: 2 ♥♥
Contest Spectaculars (ORAS)
Type: Smart
Appeal:
Jam:

Poison Tail is a Poison-type move introduced in Generation III. It was Seviper's signature move until Generation V.

Effect

In Battle

An attack with a high critical hit ratio. This tail attack may also poison the foe.

Contests

Worsens the condition of those that made appeals.

Super Contests

Earn +2 if the Judge's Voltage goes up.

Learnset

Generation III

By Leveling Up

By Leveling Up
Pokémon type Level
Seviper Poison 16
* Bold indicates a Pokémon which receives STAB from this move

Generation IV

By Leveling Up

By Leveling Up
Pokémon type Level
Seviper Poison 16
* Bold indicates a Pokémon which receives STAB from this move

By Breeding

By Breeding
Pokémon type Father
Ekans Poison Seviper
* Bold indicates a Pokémon which receives STAB from this move
* indicates a Pokémon that can only learn the move through chain breeding

Generation V

By Leveling Up

By Leveling Up
Pokémon type Level
Seviper Poison 16 (BW)
12 (B2W2)
Venipede Bug/Poison 19
Whirlipede Bug/Poison 19
Scolipede Bug/Poison 19
* Bold indicates a Pokémon which receives STAB from this move

By Breeding

By Breeding
Pokémon type Father
Ekans Poison Seviper
Nidoran♀ Poison Seviper
Nidoran♂ Poison Seviper
Gligar Ground/Flying Venipede, Whirlipede, Scolipede
Skorupi Poison/Bug Venipede, Whirlipede, Scolipede
Druddigon Dragon Seviper
* Bold indicates a Pokémon which receives STAB from this move
* indicates a Pokémon that can only learn the move through chain breeding

Generation VI

By Leveling Up

By Leveling Up
Seviper Poison 12 (XY)
12 (ORAS)
Venipede Bug/Poison 19
Whirlipede Bug/Poison 19
Scolipede Bug/Poison 19
Skrelp Poison/Water 23
Dragalge Poison/Dragon 23
* Bold indicates a Pokémon which receives STAB from this move

By Breeding

By Breeding
Pokémon type Father
Ekans Poison Seviper, Skrelp, Dragalge
Nidoran♀ Poison Seviper
Nidoran♂ Poison Seviper
Gligar Ground/Flying Venipede, Whirlipede, Scolipede
Skorupi Poison/Bug Venipede, Whirlipede, Scolipede
Druddigon Dragon Seviper, Skrelp, Dragalge
Goomy Dragon Seviper, Skrelp, Dragalge
* Bold indicates a Pokémon which receives STAB from this move
* indicates a Pokémon that can only learn the move through chain breeding

Gallery

Main games
Poison Tail III.png
Poison Tail V.png

Main series
Jessie Seviper Poison Tail.png
Lucy Seviper Poison Tail.png
Sean father Scolipede Poison Tail.png
Scolipede Poison Tail.png

Pokémon Adventures
Lucy's Seviper Poison Tail Adventures.PNG
Other manga series
Lucy's Seviper Poison Tail BF.png

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