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Tadbulb (Japanese: ズピカ, HepburnZupika) is an Electric-type Pokémon introduced in Generation IX.

Biology[]

Physiology[]

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Behavior[]

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Natural abilities[]

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Evolution[]

Tadbulb evolves into Bellibolt when exposed to a Thunder Stone.

Game Info[]

Locations[]

Locations
Version(s) Area(s) Rarity

Pokédex entries[]

  • Scarlet

    Tadbulb shakes its tail to generate electricity. If it senses danger, it will make its head blink on and off to alert its allies.

  • Violet

    It floats using the electricity stored in its body. When thunderclouds are around, Tadbulb will float higher off the ground.


Stats[]

Stats
HP
61
Attack
31
Defense
41
Sp. Atk
59
Sp. Def
35
Speed
45
Total
272

Learnset[]

Leveling[]

Generation IX
Level Move Type Category Power Accuracy PP
1 Tackle Type Normal Physical 40 100% 35
1 Mud-Slap Type Ground Special 20 100% 10
7 Thunder Shock Type Electric Special 40 100% 30
11 Water Gun Type Water Special 40 100% 25
17 Charge Type Electric Status - -% 20
21 Spark Type Electric Physical 65 100% 20
24 Mud Shot Type Ground Special 55 95% 15
25 Flail Type Normal Physical - 100% 15
32 Discharge Type Electric Special 80 100% 15
36 Weather Ball Type Normal Special 50 100% 10
40 Electric Terrain Type Electric Status - -% 10
45 Sucker Punch Type Dark Physical 70 100% 5
50 Zap Cannon Type Electric Special 120 50% 5
Bold indicates that this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates that an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

TM[]

Generation IX
Machine Move Type Category Power Accuracy PP
TM005 Mud-Slap Type Ground Special 20 100% 10
TM007 Protect Type Normal Status - -% 10
TM011 Water Pulse Type Water Special 60 100% 20
TM013 Acid Spray Type Poison Special 40 100% 20
TM017 Confuse Ray Type Ghost Status - 100% 10
TM022 Chilling Water Type Water Special 50 100% 20
TM023 Charge Beam Type Electric Special 50 90% 10
TM032 Swift Type Normal Special 60 -% 20
TM035 Mud Shot Type Ground Special 55 95% 15
TM047 Endure Type Normal Status - -% 10
TM048 Volt Switch Type Electric Special 70 100% 20
TM050 Rain Dance Type Water Status - -% 5
TM070 Sleep Talk Type Normal Status - -% 10
TM072 Electro Ball Type Electric Special - 100% 10
TM074 Reflect Type Psychic Status - -% 20
TM075 Light Screen Type Psychic Status - -% 30
TM082 Thunder Wave Type Electric Status - 90% 20
TM085 Rest Type Psychic Status - -% 5
TM096 Eerie Impulse Type Electric Status - 100% 15
TM103 Substitute Type Normal Status - -% 10
TM117 Hyper Voice Type Normal Special 90 100% 10
TM126 Thunderbolt Type Electric Special 90 100% 15
TM136 Electric Terrain Type Electric Status - -% 10
TM147 Wild Charge Type Electric Physical 90 100% 15
TM166 Thunder Type Electric Special 110 70% 10
TM171 Tera Blast Type Normal Special 80 100% 10
Bold indicates that this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates that an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

Breeding[]

Generation IX
Move Type Category Power Accuracy PP
Muddy Water Type Water Special 90 85% 10
Parent Candidates:
Parabolic Charge Type Electric Special 65 100% 20
Parent Candidates:
Soak Type Water Status - 100% 20
Parent Candidates:
Bold indicates that this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates that 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 TM.

Tutoring[]

Generation IX
Games Move Type Category Power Accuracy PP
Bold indicates that this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates that an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

Sprites[]

    Trivia[]

    Origin[]

    Etymology[]

    Tadbulb’s name is based off of the word “tadpole”, the earliest stage of a frogs life, and “bulb”, as in lightbulb.

    Gallery[]

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