#331 Cacnea
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Pokémon Game Picture National No. Hoenn No. English name Japanese Name
Ru/Sa/FR/LG
331 119 Cacnea サボネア
Sabonea
Emerald
Ability: Sand Veil
Increases Evasion in Sandstorm
Gender Ratio
Male: 50 % Female: 50 %
Classification Type 1 Type 2 Height Weight
Cactus Pokémon
1'04" 113.1 lbs
Evolution Chain
--Lv. 32-->

Wild Hold Item Dex Category Colour Category Footprint
RSE & FRLG
Poison Barb - 5%
Green

Flavour Text
Ruby CACNEA lives in arid locations such as deserts. It releases a strong aroma from its flower to attract prey. When prey comes near, this POKéMON shoots sharp thorns from its body to bring the victim down.
Sapphire The more arid and harsh the environment, the more pretty and fragrant a flower CACNEA grows. This POKéMON battles by wildly swinging its thorny arms.
Emerald CACNEA live in deserts with virtually no rainfall. It battles by swinging its thick, spiked arms. Once a year, a yellow flower blooms.
Fire Red It prefers harsh environments such as deserts. It can survive for 30 days on water stored in its body.
Leaf Green It prefers harsh environments such as deserts. It can survive for 30 days on water stored in its body.

Location
Game Rarity Location
Ruby Uncommon Route 111 (Desert)
Sapphire Uncommon Route 111 (Desert)
Emerald Rare Route 111 (Desert)
FireRed None Trade from Ruby/Sapphire/Emerald
LeafGreen None Trade from Ruby/Sapphire/Emerald
Colosseum None Trade from Ruby/Sapphire/Emerald
XD None Trade from Ruby/Sapphire/Emerald

Ruby/Sapphire/Emerald/Colosseum/XD Level Up
LevelAttack NameTypeAtt.Acc.PPEffect %
Poison Sting
151003530
A toxic attack with barbs, etc., that may poison.
Leer
--10030--
Frightens the foe with a leer to lower DEFENSE.
5Absorb
2010020--
An attack that absorbs half the damage inflicted.
9Growth
----40--
Forces the body to grow and heightens SP. ATK.
13Leech Seed
--9010--
Plants a seed on the foe to steal HP on every turn.
17Sand-attack
--10015--
Reduces the foe's accuracy by hurling sand in its face.
21Pin Missile
148520--
Sharp pins are fired to strike 2 to 5 times.
25Ingrain
--10020--
Lays roots that restore HP. The user can't switch out.
29Faint Attack
60--20--
Draws the foe close, then strikes without fail.
33Spikes
----20--
Sets spikes that hurt a foe switching out.
37Needle Arm
601001530
Attacks with thorny arms. May cause flinching.
41Cotton Spore
--8540--
Spores cling to the foe, sharply reducing SPEED.
45Sandstorm
----10--
Causes a sandstorm that rages for several turns.

Fire Red/Leaf Green Level Up
LevelAttack NameTypeAtt.Acc.PPEffect %
Poison Sting
151003530
A toxic attack with barbs, etc., that may poison.
Leer
--10030--
Frightens the foe with a leer to lower DEFENSE.
5Absorb
2010020--
An attack that absorbs half the damage inflicted.
9Growth
----40--
Forces the body to grow and heightens SP. ATK.
13Leech Seed
--9010--
Plants a seed on the foe to steal HP on every turn.
17Sand-attack
--10015--
Reduces the foe's accuracy by hurling sand in its face.
21Pin Missile
148520--
Sharp pins are fired to strike 2 to 5 times.
25Ingrain
--10020--
Lays roots that restore HP. The user can't switch out.
29Faint Attack
60--20--
Draws the foe close, then strikes without fail.
33Spikes
----20--
Sets spikes that hurt a foe switching out.
37Needle Arm
601001530
Attacks with thorny arms. May cause flinching.
41Cotton Spore
--8540--
Spores cling to the foe, sharply reducing SPEED.
45Sandstorm
----10--
Causes a sandstorm that rages for several turns.
49Destiny Bond
----5--
If the user faints, the foe is also made to faint.

TM & HM Attacks
TM/HM #Attack NameTypeAtt.Acc.PPEffect %
TM01Focus Punch
15010020--
A powerful loyalty attack. The user flinches if hit.
TM06Toxic
--8510100
Poisons the foe with an intensifying toxin.
TM09Bullet Seed
1010030--
Shoots 2 to 5 seeds in a row to strike the foe.
TM10Hidden Power
??10015--
The effectiveness varies with the user.
TM11Sunny Day
----5--
Boosts the power of FIRE- type moves for 5 turns.
TM17Protect
----10--
Evades attack, but may fail if used in succession.
TM19Giga Drain
601005--
An attack that steals half the damage inflicted.
TM21Frustration
??10020--
An attack that is stronger if the TRAINER is disliked.
TM22Solarbeam
12010010--
Absorbs light in one turn, then attacks next turn.
TM27Return
??10020--
An attack that increases in power with friendship.
TM32Double Team
----15--
Creates illusory copies to raise evasiveness.
TM37Sandstorm
----10--
Causes a sandstorm that rages for several turns.
TM42Facade
7010020--
Boosts ATTACK when burned, paralyzed, or poisoned.
TM43Secret Power
701002030
An attack with effects that vary by location.
TM44Rest
----10--
The user sleeps for 2 turns, restoring HP and status.
TM45Attract
--10015--
Makes the opposite gender less likely to attack.
HM01Cut
509530--
Cuts the foe with sharp scythes, claws, etc.
HM05Flash
--7020--
Looses a powerful blast of light that cuts accuracy.

Fire Red/Leaf Green/Emerald Tutor Attacks
Attack NameTypeAtt.Acc.PPEffect %
Mega Punch
808520--
A strong punch thrown with incredible power.
Swords Dance
----30--
A fighting dance that sharply raises ATTACK.
Body Slam
851001530
A full-body slam that may cause paralysis.
Double-edge
12010015--
A life-risking tackle that also hurts the user.
Counter
??10020--
Retaliates any physical hit with double the power.
Seismic Toss
??10020--
Inflicts damage identical to the user's level.
Mimic
--10010--
Copies a move used by the foe during one battle.
Substitute
----10--
Creates a decoy using 1/4 of the user's maximum HP.

Emerald Tutor Attacks
Attack NameTypeAtt.Acc.PPEffect %
Dynamicpunch
100505100
Powerful and sure to cause confusion, but inaccurate.
Snore
401001530
A loud attack that can be used only while asleep.
Endure
----10--
Endures any attack for 1 turn, leaving at least 1HP.
Mud-slap
2010010100
Hurls mud in the foe's face to reduce its accuracy.
Swagger
--9015100
Confuses the foe, but also sharply raises ATTACK.
Sleep Talk
----10--
Uses an own move randomly while asleep.
Thunderpunch
751001510
An electrified punch that may paralyze the foe.
Fury Cutter
109520--
An attack that intensifies on each successive hit.

Egg Moves
Attack NameTypeAtt.Acc.PPEffect %
Grasswhistle
--5515--
Lulls the foe into sleep with a pleasant melody.
Acid
401003010
Sprays a hide-melting acid. May lower DEFENSE.
Teeter Dance
--10020--
Confuses all POKéMON on the scene.
Dynamicpunch
100505100
Powerful and sure to cause confusion, but inaccurate.
Counter
??10020--
Retaliates any physical hit with double the power.

Egg Steps to Hatch
Effort Points from Battling it
Catch Rate
5,120 Steps Special Attack: 1 Point 190

Egg Groups
Lists Of Groups
Group Names
Plant
HumanShape

Stats
 HP AttackDefenseSp. AttackSp. DefenseSpeed
Base Stats508540854035
Max Stats
Hindering Nature
304242 161242161152
Max Stats
Neutral Nature
304269179269179169
Max Stats
Beneficial Nature
304295196295196185

 
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