#173 Cleffa
General Location Attacks Stats Egg Moves
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Normal SpriteShiny Sprite
Name Other Names No. Gender Ratio Type
Cleffa
Japan: Py
ピィ
French: Mélo
German: Pii
Korean:
National: #173
Alola: #272
Melemele: #---
Akala: #---
Ula'ula: #093
Poni: #---
Male :24.6%
Female :75.4%
Fairy-type
Classification Height Weight Capture Rate Base Egg Steps
Star Shape Pokémon 1'00"
0.3m
6.6lbs
3kg
1502,560
Abilities: Cute Charm - Magic Guard - Friend Guard (Hidden Ability)
Cute Charm: The opponent has a 30% chance of being induced with Attract when using an attack, that requires physical contact, against this Pokémon.
Magic Guard: Prevents all damage except from direct-attack moves.
Hidden Ability (Available):
Friend Guard: In Double & Triple battles, the damage that ally Pokémon receive from attacks is reduced by 25%.
Experience Growth Base Happiness Effort Values Earned S.O.S. Calling
800,000 Points
Fast
140 1 Sp. Defense Point(s)
Often
Damage Taken
Attacking Move Type: Normal-type Attacking Move Type: Fire-type Attacking Move Type: Water-type Attacking Move Type: Electric-type Attacking Move Type: Grass-type Attacking Move Type: Ice-type Attacking Move Type: Fighting-type Attacking Move Type: Poison-type Attacking Move Type: Ground-type Attacking Move Type: Flying-type Attacking Move Type: Psychic-type Attacking Move Type: Bug-type Attacking Move Type: Rock-type Attacking Move Type: Ghost-type Attacking Move Type: Dragon-type Attacking Move Type: Dark-type Attacking Move Type: Steel-type Attacking Move Type: Fairy-type
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Wild Hold Item Egg Groups
 Moon Stone
Moon Stone
- 5%
Cleffa cannot breed
Evolutionary Chain
Cleffa Level Up with Happiness Value at 220 ClefairyUse Moon StoneClefable
Locations - In-Depth Details
Sun Mount HokulaniDetails
Moon Mount HokulaniDetails
Ultra Sun Mount HokulaniDetails
Ultra Moon Mount HokulaniDetails
Trainer Locations  Details
Flavor Text
Sun On late nights illuminated by shooting stars, it gazes intently skyward, as if thinking of its home.
Moon Because of its silhouette, it’s believed to be a star reborn. For some reason, it loves Minior.
Ultra Sun On nights with many shooting stars, they gather in packs and dance in circles. If you should see them, something good will happen!
Ultra Moon Said to have ridden here on a shooting star, Cleffa seem to appear in places where meteorites have struck in the past.

Generation VII Level Up
LevelAttack NameTypeCat.Att.Acc.PPEffect %
Pound Pound - Normal-type Pound: Physical Move 40 100 35 --
The target is physically pounded with a long tail, a foreleg, or the like.
Charm Charm - Fairy-type Charm: Other Move -- 100 20 --
The user gazes at the target rather charmingly, making it less wary. This harshly lowers its Attack stat.
4 Encore Encore - Normal-type Encore: Other Move -- 100 5 --
The user compels the target to keep using the move it encored for three turns.
7 Sing Sing - Normal-type Sing: Other Move -- 55 15 --
A soothing lullaby is sung in a calming voice that puts the target into a deep slumber.
10 Sweet Kiss Sweet Kiss - Fairy-type Sweet Kiss: Other Move -- 75 10 --
The user kisses the target with a sweet, angelic cuteness that causes confusion.
13 Copycat Copycat - Normal-type Copycat: Other Move -- -- 20 --
The user mimics the move used immediately before it. The move fails if no other move has been used yet.
16 Magical Leaf Magical Leaf - Grass-type Magical Leaf: Special Move 60 -- 20 --
The user scatters curious leaves that chase the target. This attack never misses.
TM & HM Attacks
TM/HM #Attack NameTypeCat.Att.Acc.PPEffect %
TM01 Work Up Work Up - Normal-type Work Up: Other Move -- -- 30 --
The user is roused, and its Attack and Sp. Atk stats increase.
TM03 Psyshock Psyshock - Psychic-type Psyshock: Special Move 80 100 10 --
The user materializes an odd psychic wave to attack the target. This attack does physical damage.
TM06 Toxic Toxic - Poison-type Toxic: Other Move -- 90 10 --
A move that leaves the target badly poisoned. Its poison damage worsens every turn.
TM10 Hidden Power Hidden Power - Normal-type Hidden Power: Special Move 60 100 15 --
A unique attack that varies in type depending on the Pokémon using it.
TM11 Sunny Day Sunny Day - Fire-type Sunny Day: Other Move -- -- 5 --
The user intensifies the sun for five turns, powering up Fire-type moves. It lowers the power of Water-type moves.
TM16 Light Screen Light Screen - Psychic-type Light Screen: Other Move -- -- 30 --
A wondrous wall of light is put up to reduce damage from special attacks for five turns.
TM17 Protect Protect - Normal-type Protect: Other Move -- -- 10 --
Enables the user to evade all attacks. Its chance of failing rises if it is used in succession.
TM18 Rain Dance Rain Dance - Water-type Rain Dance: Other Move -- -- 5 --
The user summons a heavy rain that falls for five turns, powering up Water-type moves. It lowers the power of Fire-type moves.
TM20 Safeguard Safeguard - Normal-type Safeguard: Other Move -- -- 25 --
The user creates a protective field that prevents status conditions for five turns.
TM21 Frustration Frustration - Normal-type Frustration: Physical Move ?? 100 20 --
This full-power attack grows more powerful the less the user likes its Trainer.
TM22 Solar Beam Solar Beam - Grass-type Solar Beam: Special Move 120 100 10 --
In this two-turn attack, the user gathers light, then blasts a bundled beam on the next turn.
TM27 Return Return - Normal-type Return: Physical Move ?? 100 20 --
This full-power attack grows more powerful the more the user likes its Trainer.
TM29 Psychic Psychic - Psychic-type Psychic: Special Move 90 100 10 10
The target is hit by a strong telekinetic force. This may also lower the target's Sp. Def stat.
TM30 Shadow Ball Shadow Ball - Ghost-type Shadow Ball: Special Move 80 100 15 20
The user hurls a shadowy blob at the target. This may also lower the target's Sp. Def stat.
TM32 Double Team Double Team - Normal-type Double Team: Other Move -- -- 15 --
By moving rapidly, the user makes illusory copies of itself to raise its evasiveness.
TM33 Reflect Reflect - Psychic-type Reflect: Other Move -- -- 20 --
A wondrous wall of light is put up to reduce damage from physical attacks for five turns.
TM35 Flamethrower Flamethrower - Fire-type Flamethrower: Special Move 90 100 15 10
The target is scorched with an intense blast of fire. This may also leave the target with a burn.
TM38 Fire Blast Fire Blast - Fire-type Fire Blast: Special Move 110 85 5 10
The target is attacked with an intense blast of all-consuming fire. This may also leave the target with a burn.
TM42 Facade Facade - Normal-type Facade: Physical Move 70 100 20 --
This attack move doubles its power if the user is poisoned, burned, or paralyzed.
TM44 Rest Rest - Psychic-type Rest: Other Move -- -- 10 --
The user goes to sleep for two turns. This fully restores the user's HP and heals any status conditions.
TM45 Attract Attract - Normal-type Attract: Other Move -- 100 15 --
If it is the opposite gender of the user, the target becomes infatuated and less likely to attack.
TM48 Round Round - Normal-type Round: Special Move 60 100 15 --
The user attacks the target with a song. Others can join in the Round to increase the power of the attack.
TM49 Echoed Voice Echoed Voice - Normal-type Echoed Voice: Special Move 40 100 15 --
The user attacks the target with an echoing voice. If this move is used every turn, its power is increased.
TM56 Fling Fling - Dark-type Fling: Physical Move ?? 100 10 --
The user flings its held item at the target to attack. This move's power and effects depend on the item.
TM73 Thunder Wave Thunder Wave - Electric-type Thunder Wave: Other Move -- 90 20 --
The user launches a weak jolt of electricity that paralyzes the target.
TM77 Psych Up Psych Up - Normal-type Psych Up: Other Move -- -- 10 --
The user hypnotizes itself into copying any stat change made by the target.
TM85 Dream Eater Dream Eater - Psychic-type Dream Eater: Special Move 100 100 15 --
The user eats the dreams of a sleeping target. It absorbs half the damage caused to heal its own HP.
TM86 Grass Knot Grass Knot - Grass-type Grass Knot: Special Move ?? 100 20 --
The user snares the target with grass and trips it. The heavier the target, the greater the move's power.
TM87 Swagger Swagger - Normal-type Swagger: Other Move -- 85 15 --
The user enrages and confuses the target. However, this also sharply raises the target's Attack stat.
TM88 Sleep Talk Sleep Talk - Normal-type Sleep Talk: Other Move -- -- 10 --
While it is asleep, the user randomly uses one of the moves it knows.
TM90 Substitute Substitute - Normal-type Substitute: Other Move -- -- 10 --
The user makes a copy of itself using some of its HP. The copy serves as the user's decoy.
TM100 Confide Confide - Normal-type Confide: Other Move -- -- 20 100
The user tells the target a secret, and the target loses its ability to concentrate. This lowers the target's Sp. Atk stat.
Egg Moves (Details)
Attack NameTypeCat.Att.Acc.PPEffect %  
Present Present - Normal-type Present: Physical Move ?? 90 15 -- Details
The user attacks by giving the target a gift with a hidden trap. It restores HP sometimes, however.
Metronome Metronome - Normal-type Metronome: Other Move -- -- 10 -- Details
The user waggles a finger and stimulates its brain into randomly using nearly any move.
Amnesia Amnesia - Psychic-type Amnesia: Other Move -- -- 20 -- Details
The user temporarily empties its mind to forget its concerns. This sharply raises the user's Sp. Def stat.
Belly Drum Belly Drum - Normal-type Belly Drum: Other Move -- -- 10 -- Details
The user maximizes its Attack stat in exchange for HP equal to half its max HP.
Splash Splash - Normal-type Splash: Other Move -- -- 40 -- Details
The user just flops and splashes around to no effect at all...
Mimic Mimic - Normal-type Mimic: Other Move -- -- 10 -- Details
The user copies the target's last move. The move can be used during battle until the Pokémon is switched out.
Wish Wish - Normal-type Wish: Other Move -- -- 10 -- Details
One turn after this move is used, the user's or its replacement's HP is restored by half the user's max HP.
Fake Tears Fake Tears - Dark-type Fake Tears: Other Move -- 100 20 -- Details
The user feigns crying to fluster the target, harshly lowering its Sp. Def stat.
Covet Covet - Normal-type Covet: Physical Move 60 100 25 -- Details
The user endearingly approaches the target, then steals the target's held item.
Aromatherapy Aromatherapy - Grass-type Aromatherapy: Other Move -- -- 5 -- Details
The user releases a soothing scent that heals all status conditions affecting the user's party.
Stored Power Stored Power - Psychic-type Stored Power: Special Move 20 100 10 -- Details
The user attacks the target with stored power. The more the user's stats are raised, the greater the move's power.
Tickle Tickle - Normal-type Tickle: Other Move -- 100 20 -- Details
The user tickles the target into laughing, reducing its Attack and Defense stats.
Misty Terrain Misty Terrain - Fairy-type Misty Terrain: Other Move -- -- 10 -- Details
This protects Pokémon on the ground from status conditions and halves damage from Dragon-type moves for five turns.
Heal Pulse Heal Pulse - Psychic-type Heal Pulse: Other Move -- -- 10 -- Details
The user emits a healing pulse that restores the target's HP by up to half of its max HP.

Ultra Sun/Ultra Moon Move Tutor Attacks
Attack NameTypeCat.Att.Acc.PPEffect %
CovetCovet - Normal-typeCovet: Physical Move6010025--
The user endearingly approaches the target, then steals the target's held item.
Signal BeamSignal Beam - Bug-typeSignal Beam: Special Move751001510
The user attacks with a sinister beam of light. This may also confuse the target.
UproarUproar - Normal-typeUproar: Special Move9010010--
The user attacks in an uproar for three turns. During that time, no Pokémon can fall asleep.
Magic CoatMagic Coat - Psychic-typeMagic Coat: Other Move----15--
A barrier reflects back to the target moves like Leech Seed and moves that damage status.
GravityGravity - Psychic-typeGravity: Other Move----5--
Enables Flying-type Pokémon or Pokémon with the Levitate Ability to be hit by Ground-type moves. Flying moves can't be used.
Last ResortLast Resort - Normal-typeLast Resort: Physical Move1401005--
This move can be used only after the user has used all the other moves it knows in the battle.
Icy WindIcy Wind - Ice-typeIcy Wind: Special Move559515100
The user attacks with a gust of chilled air. This also lowers the opposing Pokémon's Speed stats.
Zen HeadbuttZen Headbutt - Psychic-typeZen Headbutt: Physical Move80901520
The user focuses its willpower to its head and attacks the target. This may also make the target flinch.
Hyper VoiceHyper Voice - Normal-typeHyper Voice: Special Move9010010--
The user lets loose a horribly echoing shout with the power to inflict damage.
Iron TailIron Tail - Steel-typeIron Tail: Physical Move100751530
The target is slammed with a steel-hard tail. This may also lower the target's Defense stat.
SnoreSnore - Normal-typeSnore: Special Move501001530
This attack can be used only if the user is asleep. The harsh noise may also make the target flinch.
Role PlayRole Play - Psychic-typeRole Play: Other Move----10--
The user mimics the target completely, copying the target's natural Ability.
Shock WaveShock Wave - Electric-typeShock Wave: Special Move60--20--
The user strikes the target with a quick jolt of electricity. This attack never misses.
Water PulseWater Pulse - Water-typeWater Pulse: Special Move601002020
The user attacks the target with a pulsing blast of water. This may also confuse the target.
After YouAfter You - Normal-typeAfter You: Other Move----15--
The user helps the target and makes it use its move right after the user.
Helping HandHelping Hand - Normal-typeHelping Hand: Other Move----20--
The user assists an ally by boosting the power of that ally's attack.
TrickTrick - Psychic-typeTrick: Other Move--10010--
The user catches the target off guard and swaps its held item with its own.
Wonder RoomWonder Room - Psychic-typeWonder Room: Other Move----10--
The user creates a bizarre area in which Pokémon's Defense and Sp. Def stats are swapped for five turns.
EndeavorEndeavor - Normal-typeEndeavor: Physical Move??1005--
This attack move cuts down the target's HP to equal the user's HP.
RecycleRecycle - Normal-typeRecycle: Other Move----10--
The user recycles a held item that has been used in battle so it can be used again.
TelekinesisTelekinesis - Psychic-typeTelekinesis: Other Move----15--
The user makes the target float with its psychic power. The target is easier to hit for three turns.
Usable Z Moves
Attack NameTypeCat.Max Att.Acc.PPEffect %
Breakneck Blitz Breakneck Blitz - Normal-type Physical MoveSpecial Move 200(Phy)/175(Spe) -- 1 --
The user builds up its momentum using its Z-Power and crashes into the target at full speed. The power varies, depending on the original move.
Savage Spin-Out Savage Spin-Out - Bug-type Special Move 140 -- 1 --
The user binds the target with full force with threads of silk that the user spits using its Z-Power. The power varies, depending on the original move.
Never-Ending Nightmare Never-Ending Nightmare - Ghost-type Special Move 160 -- 1 --
Deep-seated grudges summoned by the user's Z-Power trap the target. The power varies, depending on the original move.
Corkscrew Crash Corkscrew Crash - Steel-type Physical Move 180 -- 1 --
The user spins very fast and rams into the target with the full force of its Z-Power. The power varies, depending on the original move.
Inferno Overdrive Inferno Overdrive - Fire-type Special Move 185 -- 1 --
The user breathes a stream of intense fire toward the target with the full force of its Z-Power. The power varies depending on the original move.
Hydro Vortex Hydro Vortex - Water-type Special Move 120 -- 1 --
The user creates a huge whirling current using its Z-Power to swallow the target with full force. The power varies, depending on the original move.
Bloom Doom Bloom Doom - Grass-type Special Move 190 -- 1 --
The user collects energy from plants using its Z-Power and attacks the target with full force. The power varies, depending on the original move.
Gigavolt Havoc Gigavolt Havoc - Electric-type Special Move 120 -- 1 --
The user hits the target with a powerful electric current collected by its Z-Power. The power varies, depending on the original move.
Shattered Psyche Shattered Psyche - Psychic-type Physical MoveSpecial Move 160(Phy)/180(Spe) -- 1 --
The user controls the target with its Z-Power and hurts the target with full force. The power varies, depending on the original move.
Subzero Slammer Subzero Slammer - Ice-type Special Move 100 -- 1 --
The user dramatically drops the temperature using its Z-Power and freezes the target with full force. The power varies, depending on the original move.
Black Hole Eclipse Black Hole Eclipse - Dark-type Physical Move 100 -- 1 --
The user gathers dark energy using its Z-Power and sucks the target into it. The power varies, depending on the original move.
Usable Z Moves (Transfer Only/Improved)
Attack NameTypeCat.Max Att.Acc.PPEffect %
Tectonic Rage Tectonic Rage - Ground-type Physical MoveSpecial Move 160(Phy)/100(Spe) -- 1 --
The user burrows deep into the ground and slams into the target with the full force of its Z-Power. The power varies, depending on the original move.
Continental Crush
Gen V or earlier
Continental Crush - Rock-type Physical Move 100 -- 1 --
The user summons a huge rock mountain using its Z-Power and drops it onto the target with full force. The power varies, depending on the original move.


Transfer Only Moves (Details)
Attack NameTypeCat.Att.Acc.PPEffect %Method
Dig 80 100 10 -- Gen VI TM28
The user burrows, then attacks on the next turn.
Incinerate 60 100 15 -- Gen VI TM59
The user attacks opposing Pokémon with fire. If a Pokémon is holding a certain item, such as a Berry, the item becomes burned up and unusable.
Flash -- 100 20 -- Gen VI TM70
The user flashes a bright light that cuts the target's accuracy.
Secret Power 70 100 20 30 Gen VI TM94 (ΪRαS)
The additional effects of this attack depend upon where it was used.
Secret Power 70 100 20 30 Gen IV TM43
The additional effects of this attack depend upon where it was used.
Endure -- -- 10 -- Gen IV TM58
The user endures any attack with at least 1 HP. Its chance of failing rises if it is used in succession.
Captivate -- 100 20 -- Gen IV TM78
If any opposing Pokémon is the opposite gender of the user, it is charmed, which harshly lowers its Sp. Atk stat.
Natural Gift ?? 100 15 -- Gen IV TM83
The user draws power to attack by using its held Berry. The Berry determines the move's type and power.
Mud-slap 20 100 10 100 Move Tutor - PtHGSS
The user hurls mud in the target's face to inflict damage and lower its accuracy.
Rollout 30 90 20 -- Move Tutor - PtHGSS
The user continually rolls into the target over five turns. It becomes more powerful each time it hits.
Headbutt 70 100 15 30 Move Tutor - HGSS
The user sticks out its head and attacks by charging straight into the target. This may also make the target flinch.
Mega Punch 80 85 20 -- Move Tutor - FRLG
The target is slugged by a punch thrown with muscle-packed power.
Mega Kick 120 75 5 -- Move Tutor - FRLG
The target is attacked by a kick launched with muscle-packed power.
Body Slam 85 100 15 30 Move Tutor - FRLG
The user drops onto the target with its full body weight. This may also leave the target with paralysis.
Double-edge 120 100 15 -- Move Tutor - FRLG
A reckless, life-risking tackle. This also damages the user quite a lot.
Counter ?? 100 20 -- Move Tutor - FRLG
A retaliation move that counters any physical attack, inflicting double the damage taken.
Seismic Toss ?? 100 20 -- Move Tutor - FRLG
The target is thrown using the power of gravity. It inflicts damage equal to the user's level.
Soft-boiled -- -- 10 -- Move Tutor - FRLG
The user restores its own HP by up to half of its max HP.
Defense Curl -- -- 40 -- Move Tutor - Emerald
The user curls up to conceal weak spots and raise its Defense stat.
Nightmare -- 100 15 -- Move Tutor - XD
A sleeping target sees a nightmare that inflicts some damage every turn.
Curse -- -- 10 -- Gen II TM03
A move that works differently for the Ghost type than for all other types.
Zap Cannon 120 50 5 100 Gen II TM07
The user fires an electric blast like a cannon to inflict damage and cause paralysis.
Detect -- -- 5 -- Gen II TM43
Enables the user to evade all attacks. Its chance of failing rises if it is used in succession.


Stats
  HP Attack Defense Sp. Attack Sp. Defense Speed
Base Stats - Total: 218 50 25 28 45 55 15
Max Stats
Hindering Nature
Lv. 50 110 - 157 27 - 69 29 - 72 45 - 87 54 - 96 18 - 60
Lv. 100 210 - 304 49 - 134 54 - 139 85 - 170 103 - 188 31 - 116
Max Stats
Neutral Nature
Lv. 50 110 - 157 30 - 77 33 - 80 50 - 97 60 - 107 20 - 67
Lv. 100 210 - 304 55 - 149 61 - 155 95 - 189 115 - 209 35 - 129
Max Stats
Beneficial Nature
Lv. 50 110 - 157 33 - 84 36 - 88 55 - 106 66 - 117 22 - 73
Lv. 100 210 - 304 60 - 163 67 - 170 104 - 207 126 - 229 38 - 141

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