#116 Chinchou

General Location
Chinchou New Pokémon Snap Sprite Chinchou New Pokémon Snap Extra Sprite
Name Other Names Type
Japan: Chonchie
French: Loupio
German: Lampi
Korean: 초라기
Water-type Electric-type
Classification Height Weight
Angler Pokémon 1'08"

PhotoDex Entry
ChinchouChinchou's two antennae, which evolved from a fin, can light up from the electricity running through them. It flashes those lights to communicate with others.


Lental SeafloorUndersea

Star Rated Photos

3 Star
Throw an Illumina Orb at Chinchou sleeping in Lugia's Den
4 Star
In Undersea Level 2, as you go through the Undersea Cave, throw an Illumina Orb at the Chinchou in the furthest hole, then swim to the Crystabloom alone on the left and take a picture of the Chinchou

Example Photos of Chinchou

The following pictures are not the only locations for these Star or Photos but serve as an example.

3 Star Photo

4 Star Photo

Chinchou - 3 Star Photo - New Pokémon Snap Chinchou - 4 Star Photo - New Pokémon Snap