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Skorupi (Japanese: スコルピ Sukorupi) is a Poison/Bug-Type Pokémon introduced in Generation IV.

Biology

Physiology

Skorupi is well based off of a scorpion hence its Pokémon species name and its been colored purple While it’s shiny color is Red

Evolution

Skorupi evolves into Drapion, starting at level 40.

Game Info

Game Locations

Locations
Version(s) Area(s) Rarity
Diamond and Pearl Great Marsh Rare
Platinum Great Marsh Uncommon
HeartGold and SoulSilver Safari Zone Common
Black and White Dream World Reversal Mountain None
X and Y Route 14, Route 15, Route 16, Route 19 Unknown
Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire Route 114 Hidden

Side Game Locations

Locations
Game(s) Area(s)
Explorers of Time & Explorers of Darkness Quicksand Cave (B1-B10)Quicksand Pit (B1-B5)
Pokémon Ranger: Shadows of Almia Haruba Desert, Hippowdon Temple


Pokédex Entries

  • Diamond

    It grips prey with its tail claws and injects poison. It tenaciously hangs on until the poison takes.

  • Pearl

    It lives in arid lands. It buries itself in sand and lies in wait for unsuspecting prey.

  • Platinum

    As soon as the tail claws close, its needle tips secrete poison. It can survive a year without food.

  • HeartGold

    It burrows under the sand to lie in wait for prey. Its tail claws can inject its prey with a savage poison.

  • SoulSilver

    It burrows under the sand to lie in wait for prey. Its tail claws can inject its prey with a savage poison.

  • Black

    As soon as the tail claws close, its needle tips secrete poison. It can survive a year without food.

  • White

    As soon as the tail claws close, its needle tips secrete poison. It can survive a year without food.

  • Black 2

    It lives in arid regions and can go without food for a year while waiting for prey.

  • White 2

    It lives in arid regions and can go without food for a year while waiting for prey.

  • X

    It grips prey with its tail claws and injects poison. It tenaciously hangs on until the poison takes.

  • Y

    It burrows under the sand to lie in wait for prey. Its tail claws can inject its prey with a savage poison.

  • Omega Ruby

    It grips prey with its tail claws and injects poison. It tenaciously hangs on until the poison takes.

  • Alpha Sapphire

    It burrows under the sand to lie in wait for prey. Its tail claws can inject its prey with a savage poison.

  • Sword

    After burrowing into the sand, it waits patiently for prey to come near. This Pokémon and Sizzlipede share common descent.

  • Shield

    It attacks using the claws on its tail. Once locked in its grip, its prey is unable to move as this Pokémon's poison seeps in.


Stats

Skorupi's Stats
HP
40
Attack
50
Defense
90
Sp. Atk
30
Sp. Def
55
Speed
65
Total
330

Learnset

Leveling

LevelingGeneration VII
Level Move Power Accuracy PP Type Category
1 Bite 60 100% 25 Dark Physical
1 Poison Sting 15 100% 35 Poison Physical
1 Leer 100% 30 Normal Status
5 Knock Off 65 100% 20 Dark Physical
9 Pin Missile 25 95% 20 Bug Physical
13 Acupressure —% 30 Normal Status
16 Pursuit 40 100% 20 Dark Physical
20 Bug Bite 60 100% 20 Bug Physical
23 Poison Fang 50 100% 15 Poison Physical
27 Venoshock 65 100% 10 Poison Special
30 Hone Claws —% 15 Dark Status
34 Toxic Spikes —% 20 Poison Status
38 Night Slash 70 100% 15 Dark Physical
41 Scary Face 100% 10 Normal Status
45 Crunch 80 100% 15 Dark Physical
47 Fell Stinger 50 100% 25 Bug Physical
49 Cross Poison 70 100% 20 Poison Physical
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

LevelingGeneration VI
Level Move Power Accuracy PP Type Category Contest Category Appeal Jam
1 Bite 60 100% 25 Dark Physical Tough 2 3 ♥
1 Poison Sting 15 100% 35 Poison Physical Clever 2 3 ♥
1 Leer 100% 30 Normal Status Cool 2 1 ♥
5 Knock Off 65 100% 25 Dark Physical Clever 2 3 ♥
9 Pin Missile 25 95% 20 Bug Physical Cool 1 0 ♥
13 Acupressure —% 30 Normal Status Tough 1 0 ♥
16 Pursuit 40 100% 20 Dark Physical Clever 2 1 ♥
20 Bug Bite 60 100% 20 Bug Physical Cute 3 0 ♥
23 Poison Fang 50 100% 15 Poison Physical Clever 4 0 ♥
27 Venoshock 65 100% 10 Poison Special Beautiful 2 0 ♥
30 Hone Claws —% 15 Dark Status Cute 1 0 ♥
34 Toxic Spikes —% 20 Poison Status Clever 2 0 ♥
38 Night Slash 70 100% 15 Dark Physical Cool 3 0 ♥
41 Scary Face 100% 10 Normal Status Tough 3 0 ♥
45 Crunch 80 100% 15 Dark Physical Tough 1 4 ♥
47 Fell Stinger 30 100% 25 Bug Physical Cool 1 0 ♥
49 Cross Poison 70 100% 20 Poison Physical Cool 2 1 ♥
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

LevelingGeneration V
Level Move Power Accuracy PP Type Category
1 Bite 60 100% 25 Dark Physical
1 Poison Sting 15 100% 35 Poison Physical
1 Leer 100% 30 Normal Status
6BW
5B2W2
Knock Off 20 100% 20 Dark Physical
12BW
9B2W2
Pin Missile 14 85% 20 Bug Physical
17BW
13B2W2
Acupressure —% 30 Normal Status
16B2W2 Pursuit 40 100% 20 Dark Physical
34BW
20B2W2
Bug Bite 60 100% 20 Bug Physical
39BW
23B2W2
Poison Fang 50 100% 15 Poison Physical
50BW
27B2W2
Venoshock 65 100% 10 Poison Special
45BW
30B2W2
Hone Claws —% 15 Dark Status
28BW
34B2W2
Toxic Spikes —% 20 Poison Status
38B2W2 Night Slash 70 100% 15 Dark Physical
23BW
41B2W2
Scary Face 100% 10 Normal Status
56BW
45B2W2
Crunch 80 100% 15 Dark Physical
61BW
49B2W2
Cross Poison 70 100% 20 Poison Physical
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

LevelingGeneration IV
Level Move Power Accuracy PP Type Category Contest Category Appeal
1 Bite 60 100% 25 Dark Physical Tough 3
1 Poison Sting 15 100% 35 Poison Physical Smart 2
6DP
1HGSSPt
Leer 100% 30 Normal Status Cool 2
23DP
6HGSSPt
Knock Off 20 100% 20 Dark Physical Smart 3
12 Pin Missile 14 85% 20 Bug Physical Cool 2
17 Acupressure —% 30 Normal Status Cool 2
28DP
23HGSSPt
Scary Face 90% 10 Normal Status Tough 2
34DP
28HGSSPt
Toxic Spikes —% 20 Poison Status Smart 2
34HGSSPt Bug Bite 60 100% 20 Bug Physical Tough 0
39 Poison Fang 50 100% 15 Poison Physical Smart 2
45 Crunch 80 100% 15 Dark Physical Tough 2
50 Cross Poison 70 100% 20 Poison Physical Cool 3
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

TM/HM

TMs and HMs Generation VII
TM/HM Move Power Accuracy PP Type Cat.
TM06 Toxic 90% 10 Poison Status
TM09 Venoshock 65 100% 10 Poison Special
TM10 Hidden Power 60 100% 15 Normal Special
TM11 Sunny Day —% 5 Fire Status
TM12 Taunt 100% 20 Dark Status
TM17 Protect —% 10 Normal Status
TM18 Rain Dance —% 5 Water Status
TM21 Frustration 100% 20 Normal Physical
TM27 Return 100% 20 Normal Physical
TM30 Shadow Ball 80 100% 15 Ghost Special
TM31 Brick Break 75 100% 15 Fighting Physical
TM32 Double Team —% 15 Normal Status
TM36 Sludge Bomb 90 100% 10 Poison Special
TM39 Rock Tomb 60 95% 15 Rock Physical
TM40 Aerial Ace 60 —% 20 Flying Physical
TM41 Torment 100% 15 Dark Status
TM42 Facade 70 100% 20 Normal Physical
TM44 Rest —% 10 Psychic Status
TM45 Attract 100% 15 Normal Status
TM46 Thief 60 100% 25 Dark Physical
TM48 Round 60 100% 15 Normal Special
TM54 False Swipe 40 100% 40 Normal Physical
TM56 Fling 100% 10 Dark Physical
TM66 Payback 50 100% 10 Dark Physical
TM75 Swords Dance —% 20 Normal Status
TM81 X-Scissor 80 100% 15 Bug Physical
TM83 Infestation 20 100% 20 Bug Special
TM84 Poison Jab 80 100% 20 Poison Physical
TM87 Swagger 85% 15 Normal Status
TM88 Sleep Talk —% 10 Normal Status
TM90 Substitute —% 10 Normal Status
TM97 Dark Pulse 80 100% 15 Dark Special
TM100 Confide —% 20 Normal Status
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

TMs and HMs Generation VI
TM/HM Move Power Accuracy PP Type Cat. Contest Cat. Appeal Jam
TM01 Hone Claws —% 15 Dark Status Cute 1 0 ♥
TM06 Toxic 90% 10 Poison Status Clever 3 0 ♥
TM09 Venoshock 65 100% 10 Poison Special Beautiful 2 0 ♥
TM10 Hidden Power 60 100% 15 Normal Special Clever 3 0 ♥
TM11 Sunny Day —% 5 Fire Status Beautiful 1 0 ♥
TM12 Taunt 100% 20 Dark Status Clever 2 1 ♥
TM17 Protect —% 10 Normal Status Cute 2 0 ♥
TM18 Rain Dance —% 5 Water Status Beautiful 1 0 ♥
TM21 Frustration 100% 20 Normal Physical Cute 2 3 ♥
TM27 Return 100% 20 Normal Physical Cute 4 0 ♥
TM28 Dig 80 100% 10 Ground Physical Tough 2 0 ♥
TM30 Shadow Ball 80 100% 15 Ghost Special Clever 4 0 ♥
TM31 Brick Break 75 100% 15 Fighting Physical Cool 4 0 ♥
TM32 Double Team —% 15 Normal Status Cool 1 0 ♥
TM36 Sludge Bomb 90 100% 10 Poison Special Tough 2 1 ♥
TM39 Rock Tomb 60 95% 15 Rock Physical Clever 3 0 ♥
TM40 Aerial Ace 60 —% 20 Flying Physical Cool 2 0 ♥
TM41 Torment 100% 15 Dark Status Tough 2 0 ♥
TM42 Facade 70 100% 20 Normal Physical Cute 2 0 ♥
TM44 Rest —% 10 Psychic Status Cute 1 0 ♥
TM45 Attract 100% 15 Normal Status Cute 2 0 ♥
TM46 Thief 60 100% 25 Dark Physical Tough 1 0 ♥
TM48 Round 60 100% 15 Normal Special Beautiful 2 0 ♥
TM54 False Swipe 40 100% 40 Normal Physical Cool 4 0 ♥
TM56 Fling 100% 10 Dark Physical Cute 3 0 ♥
TM66 Payback 50 100% 10 Dark Physical Tough 2 0 ♥
TM70 Flash 100% 20 Normal Status Beautiful 3 0 ♥
TM75 Swords Dance —% 20 Normal Status Beautiful 1 0 ♥
TM76 Struggle Bug 50 100% 20 Bug Special Cute 2 0 ♥
TM81 X-Scissor 80 100% 15 Bug Physical Cool 2 1 ♥
TM83 Infestation 20 100% 20 Bug Special Cute 3 0 ♥
TM84 Poison Jab 80 100% 20 Poison Physical Tough 4 0 ♥
TM87 Swagger 90% 15 Normal Status Cute 3 0 ♥
TM88 Sleep Talk —% 10 Normal Status Cute 1 0 ♥
TM90 Substitute —% 10 Normal Status Cute 2 0 ♥
TM94 Rock SmashXY 40 100% 15 Fighting Physical Tough 4 0 ♥
TM94 Secret PowerORAS 70 100% 20 Normal Physical Clever 1 0 ♥
TM97 Dark Pulse 80 100% 15 Dark Special Cool 4 0 ♥
TM100 Confide —% 20 Normal Status Cute 3 0 ♥
HM01 Cut 50 95% 30 Normal Physical Cool 4 0 ♥
HM04 Strength 80 100% 15 Normal Physical Tough 4 0 ♥
HM06 Rock SmashORAS 40 100% 15 Fighting Physical Tough 4 0 ♥
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

TMs and HMs Generation V
TM/HM Move Power Accuracy PP Type Cat.
TM01 Hone Claws —% 15 Dark Status
TM06 Toxic 90% 10 Poison Status
TM09 Venoshock 65 100% 10 Poison Special
TM10 Hidden Power 100% 15 Normal Special
TM11 Sunny Day —% 5 Fire Status
TM12 Taunt 100% 20 Dark Status
TM17 Protect —% 10 Normal Status
TM18 Rain Dance —% 5 Water Status
TM21 Frustration 100% 20 Normal Physical
TM27 Return 100% 20 Normal Physical
TM28 Dig 80 100% 10 Ground Physical
TM30 Shadow Ball 80 100% 15 Ghost Special
TM31 Brick Break 75 100% 15 Fighting Physical
TM32 Double Team —% 15 Normal Status
TM36 Sludge Bomb 90 100% 10 Poison Special
TM39 Rock Tomb 50 80% 10 Rock Physical
TM40 Aerial Ace 60 —% 20 Flying Physical
TM41 Torment 100% 15 Dark Status
TM42 Facade 70 100% 20 Normal Physical
TM44 Rest —% 10 Psychic Status
TM45 Attract 100% 15 Normal Status
TM46 Thief 40 100% 10 Dark Physical
TM48 Round 60 100% 15 Normal Special
TM54 False Swipe 40 100% 40 Normal Physical
TM56 Fling 100% 10 Dark Physical
TM66 Payback 50 100% 10 Dark Physical
TM70 Flash 100% 20 Normal Status
TM75 Swords Dance —% 30 Normal Status
TM76 Struggle Bug 30 100% 20 Bug Special
TM81 X-Scissor 80 100% 15 Bug Physical
TM84 Poison Jab 80 100% 20 Poison Physical
TM87 Swagger 90% 15 Normal Status
TM90 Substitute —% 10 Normal Status
TM94 Rock Smash 40 100% 15 Fighting Physical
HM01 Cut 50 95% 30 Normal Physical
HM04 Strength 80 100% 15 Normal Physical
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

TMs and HMs Generation IV
TM/HM Move Power Accuracy PP Type Cat. Contest Cat. Appeal
TM06 Toxic 85% 10 Poison Status Smart 2
TM10 Hidden Power 100% 15 Normal Special Smart 1
TM11 Sunny Day —% 5 Fire Status Beauty 2
TM12 Taunt 100% 20 Dark Status Smart 0
TM17 Protect —% 10 Normal Status Cute 0
TM18 Rain Dance —% 5 Water Status Tough 2
TM21 Frustration 100% 20 Normal Physical Cute 2
TM23 Iron Tail 100 75% 15 Steel Physical Cool 2
TM27 Return 100% 20 Normal Physical Cute 2
TM28 Dig 80 100% 10 Ground Physical Smart 1
TM30 Shadow Ball 80 100% 15 Ghost Special Smart 2
TM31 Brick Break 75 100% 15 Fighting Physical Cool 3
TM32 Double Team —% 15 Normal Status Cool 2
TM36 Sludge Bomb 90 100% 10 Poison Special Tough 2
TM39 Rock Tomb 50 80% 10 Rock Physical Smart 2
TM40 Aerial Ace 60 —% 20 Flying Physical Cool 2
TM41 Torment 100% 15 Dark Status Tough 0
TM42 Facade 70 100% 20 Normal Physical Cute 2
TM43 Secret Power 70 100% 20 Normal Physical Smart 2
TM44 Rest —% 10 Psychic Status Cute 0
TM45 Attract 100% 15 Normal Status Cute 2
TM46 Thief 40 100% 10 Dark Physical Tough 0
TM54 False Swipe 40 100% 40 Normal Physical Cool 0
TM56 Fling 100% 10 Dark Physical Tough 1
TM58 Endure —% 10 Normal Status Tough 2
TM66 Payback 50 100% 10 Dark Physical Cool 1
TM70 Flash 100% 20 Normal Status Beauty 2
TM75 Swords Dance —% 30 Normal Status Beauty 0
TM78 Captivate 100% 20 Normal Status Beauty 2
TM79 Dark Pulse 80 100% 15 Dark Special Cool 2
TM81 X-Scissor 80 100% 15 Bug Physical Beauty 2
TM82 Sleep Talk —% 10 Normal Status Cute 3
TM83 Natural Gift 100% 15 Normal Physical Cool 2
TM84 Poison Jab 80 100% 20 Poison Physical Smart 2
TM87 Swagger 90% 15 Normal Status Cute 2
TM90 Substitute —% 10 Normal Status Smart 1
HM01 Cut 50 95% 30 Normal Physical Cool 3
HM04 Strength 80 100% 15 Normal Physical Tough 3
HM06 Rock Smash 40 100% 15 Fighting Physical Tough 2
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

Breeding

Breeding Generation VII
Move Father Power Accuracy PP Type Category
Agility Beedrill, Scyther, Scizor, Ledyba, Ledian, Spinarak, Ariados, Surskit, Masquerain, Ninjask, Venipede, Whirlipede, Scolipede, Archen, Archeops, Joltik, Galvantula, Accelgor, Durant, Vikavolt —% 30 Psychic Status
Confuse Ray Volbeat, Lileep, Cradily 100% 10 Ghost Status
Feint Attack Gligar, Gliscor, Trapinch, Vibrava, Flygon, Dwebble, Crustle 60 —% 20 Dark Physical
Iron Tail Gligar, Gliscor, Flygon, Armaldo, Skorupi, Drapion, Scolipede, Tirtouga, Carracosta, Archen, Archeops, Clauncher, Clawitzer 100 75% 15 Steel Physical
Night Slash Scyther, Scizor, Kabutops, Heracross, Corphish, Crawdaunt, Kricketune, Skorupi, Drapion, Yanmega, Gliscor, Binacle, Barbaracle 70 100% 15 Dark Physical
Poison Tail Venipede, Whirlipede, Scolipede 50 100% 25 Poison Physical
Pursuit Beedrill, Scyther, Scizor, Yanma, Yanmega, Skorupi, Drapion, Venipede, Whirlipede, Scolipede, Crabrawler, Crabominable 40 100% 20 Dark Physical
Sand Attack Kabuto, Kabutops, Gligar, Gliscor, Nincada, Ninjask, Trapinch, Vibrava, Flygon, Dwebble, Crustle, Durant, Wimpod, Golisopod 100% 15 Ground Status
Screech Tentacool, Tentacruel, Yanma, Yanmega, Gligar, Gliscor, Ninjask, Vibrava, Flygon, Venipede, Whirlipede, Scolipede, Joltik, Galvantula 85% 40 Normal Status
Slash Paras, Parasect, Scyther, Scizor, Kabutops, Gligar, Gliscor, Ninjask, Anorith, Armaldo, Yanmega, Leavanny, Dwebble, Crustle, Karrablast, Escavalier, Joltik, Galvantula, Binacle, Barbaracle, Golisopod 70 100% 20 Normal Physical
Twineedle Beedrill, Escavalier 25 100% 20 Bug Physical
Whirlwind Butterfree, Beautifly, Dustox, Masquerain, Volcarona —% 20 Normal Status

Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
* indicates this move requires chain breeding.
◊ indicates the father must learn this move in a previous generation.
♈ indicates the father must learn this move via a TM.

Breeding Generation VI
Move Father Power Accuracy PP Type Category Contest Category Appeal Jam
Agility Beedrill, Scyther, Scizor, Ledyba, Ledian, Spinarak, Ariados, Surskit, Masquerain, Ninjask, Venipede, Whirlipede, Scolipede, Archen, Archeops, Joltik, Galvantula, Accelgor, Durant —% 30 Psychic Status Cool 3 0 ♥
Confuse Ray Volbeat, Lileep, Cradily 100% 10 Ghost Status Clever 2 1 ♥
Feint Attack Gligar, Gliscor, Trapinch, Vibrava, Flygon, Dwebble, Crustle 60 —% 20 Dark Physical Clever 2 0 ♥
Iron Tail Gligar, Gliscor, Flygon, Armaldo, Skorupi, Drapion, Scolipede, Tirtouga, Carracosta, Archen, Archeops 100 75% 15 Steel Physical Cool 4 0 ♥
Night Slash Scyther, Scizor, Kabutops, Heracross, Corphish, Crawdaunt, Kricketune, Skorupi, Drapion, Yanmega, Gliscor, Binacle, Barbaracle 70 100% 15 Dark Physical Cool 3 0 ♥
Poison Tail Venipede, Whirlipede, Scolipede 50 100% 25 Poison Physical Clever 3 0 ♥
Pursuit Beedrill, Scyther, Scizor, Yanma, Yanmega, Skorupi, Drapion, Venipede, Whirlipede, Scolipede 40 100% 20 Dark Physical Clever 2 1 ♥
Sand Attack Kabuto, Kabutops, Gligar, Gliscor, Nincada, Ninjask, Trapinch, Vibrava, Flygon, Dwebble, Crustle, Durant 100% 15 Ground Status Cute 3 0 ♥
Screech Tentacool, Tentacruel, Yanma, Yanmega, Gligar, Gliscor, Ninjask, Vibrava, Flygon, Venipede, Whirlipede, Scolipede, Joltik, Galvantula 85% 40 Normal Status Clever 3 0 ♥
Slash Paras, Parasect, Scyther, Scizor, Kabutops, Gligar, Gliscor, Ninjask, Anorith, Armaldo, Yanmega, Leavanny, Dwebble, Crustle, Karrablast, Escavalier, Joltik, Galvantula, Binacle, Barbaracle 70 100% 20 Normal Physical Cool 4 0 ♥
Twineedle Beedrill, Escavalier 25 100% 20 Bug Physical Cool 2 1 ♥
Whirlwind Butterfree, Beautifly, Dustox, Masquerain, Volcarona —% 20 Normal Status Clever 3 0 ♥

Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
* indicates this move requires chain breeding.
◊ indicates the father must learn this move in a previous generation.
♈ indicates the father must learn this move via a TM.

Breeding Generation V
Move Father Power Accuracy PP Type Category
Agility Beedrill, Scyther, Scizor, Ledyba, Ledian, Spinarak, Ariados, Surskit, Masquerain, Ninjask, Venipede, Whirlipede, Scolipede, Archen, Archeops, Joltik, Galvantula, Accelgor, Durant —% 30 Psychic Status
Confuse Ray Volbeat, Lileep, Cradily 100% 10 Ghost Status
Faint Attack Gligar, Gliscor, Trapinch, Vibrava, Flygon, Dwebble, Crustle 60 —% 20 Dark Physical
Iron Tail Gligar, Gliscor, Flygon, Armaldo, Skorupi, Drapion 100 75% 15 Steel Physical
Night Slash Scyther, Scizor, Kabutops, Heracross, Corphish, Crawdaunt, Kricketune, Skorupi, Drapion, Yanmega, Gliscor 70 100% 15 Dark Physical
Poison Tail Venipede, Whirlipede, Scolipede 50 100% 25 Poison Physical
Pursuit Beedrill, Scyther, Scizor, Yanma, Yanmega, Skorupi, Drapion, Venipede, Whirlipede, Scolipede 40 100% 20 Dark Physical
Sand-Attack Kabuto, Kabutops, Gligar, Gliscor, Nincada, Ninjask, Trapinch, Vibrava, Flygon, Dwebble, Crustle, Durant 100% 15 Ground Status
Screech Tentacool, Tentacruel, Yanma, Yanmega, Gligar, Gliscor, Ninjask, Vibrava, Flygon, Venipede, Whirlipede, Scolipede, Joltik, Galvantula 85% 40 Normal Status
Slash Paras, Parasect, Scyther, Scizor, Kabutops, Gligar, Gliscor, Ninjask, Anorith, Armaldo, Yanmega, Leavanny, Dwebble, Crustle, Karrablast, Escavalier, Joltik, Galvantula 70 100% 20 Normal Physical
Twineedle Beedrill, Escavalier 25 100% 20 Bug Physical
Whirlwind Butterfree, Beautifly, Dustox, Masquerain, Volcarona 100% 20 Normal Status

Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
* indicates this move requires chain breeding.
◊ indicates the father must learn this move in a previous generation.
♈ indicates the father must learn this move via a TM.

Breeding Generation IV
Move Father Power Accuracy PP Type Category Contest Category Appeal
Agility Beedrill, Scyther, Scizor, Ledyba, Ledian, Spinarak, Ariados, Surskit, Masquerain, Ninjask —% 30 Psychic Status Cool 2
Confuse Ray Volbeat, Lileep, Cradily 100% 10 Ghost Status Smart 2
Faint Attack Gligar, Gliscor, Trapinch, Vibrava, Flygon 60 —% 20 Dark Physical Smart 2
Night Slash Scyther, Scizor, Kabutops, Heracross, Corphish, Crawdaunt, Kricketune, Yanmega, Gliscor 70 100% 15 Dark Physical Beauty 3
Pursuit Beedrill, Scyther, Scizor, Yanma, Yanmega 40 100% 20 Dark Physical Smart 1
Sand-Attack Kabuto, Kabutops, Gligar, Gliscor, Nincada, Ninjask, Trapinch, Vibrava, Flygon 100% 15 Ground Status Cute 2
Screech Tentacool, Tentacruel, Yanma, Yanmega, Gligar, Gliscor, Ninjask, Vibrava, Flygon 85% 40 Normal Status Smart 2
Slash Paras, Parasect, Scyther, Scizor, Kabutops, Gligar, Gliscor, Ninjask, Anorith, Armaldo, Yanmega 70 100% 20 Normal Physical Cool 3
Whirlwind Butterfree, Beautifly, Dustox, Masquerain 100% 20 Normal Status Smart 0

Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
* indicates this move requires chain breeding.
◊ indicates the father must learn this move in a previous generation.
♈ indicates the father must learn this move via a TM.

Tutoring

Tutoring Generation VII
Move Power Accuracy PP Type Category
Aqua Tail USUM 90 90% 10 Water Physical
Bug Bite USUM 60 100% 20 Bug Physical
Iron Tail USUM 100 75% 15 Steel Physical
Knock Off USUM 65 100% 20 Dark Physical
Snore USUM 50 100% 15 Normal Special
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

Tutoring Generation VI
Move Power Accuracy PP Type Category Contest Category Appeal Jam
Aqua Tail ORAS 90 90% 10 Water Physical Beautiful 4 0 ♥
Bug Bite ORAS 60 100% 20 Bug Physical Cute 3 0 ♥
Iron Tail ORAS 100 75% 15 Steel Physical Cool 4 0 ♥
Knock Off ORAS 65 100% 25 Dark Physical Clever 2 3 ♥
Snore ORAS 50 100% 15 Normal Special Cute 4 0 ♥
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

Tutoring Generation V
Move Power Accuracy PP Type Category
Aqua Tail B2W2 90 90% 10 Water Physical
Bug Bite B2W2 60 100% 20 Bug Physical
Dark Pulse B2W2 80 100% 15 Dark Special
Iron Tail B2W2 100 75% 15 Steel Physical
Knock Off B2W2 20 100% 20 Dark Physical
Sleep Talk B2W2 —% 10 Normal Status
Snore B2W2 40 100% 15 Normal Special
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

Tutoring Generation IV
Move Power Accuracy PP Type Category Contest Category Appeal
Aqua Tail HGSSPt 90 90% 10 Water Physical Cute 3
Bug Bite HGSS 60 100% 20 Bug Physical Tough 0
Fury Cutter HGSSPt 10 95% 20 Bug Physical Cool 2
Headbutt HGSS 70 100% 15 Normal Physical Tough 3
Knock Off HGSSPt 20 100% 20 Dark Physical Smart 3
Mud-Slap HGSSPt 20 100% 10 Ground Special Cute 3
Snore HGSSPt 40 100% 15 Normal Special Cute 3
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

Sprites

Appearances

Anime

Trivia

  • Skorupi is the only Bug-type Pokémon to no longer be a Bug-type upon evolving.
  • To catch a Skorupi in the Safari Zone, place 28 Rocky Objects in the Wasteland area. Once placed, Skorupi should appear.

Origin

Skorupi is based on a scorpion. Its body shape also resembles a eurypterid or vinegarroon.

Etymology

Skorupi comes from scorpion and possibly Scorpio, the eighth astrological Zodiac sign often represented with a scorpion.

Gallery

See also

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