Essentials

Ledyba

Ledyba

Bug Flying

Abilities

Swarm

Strengthens Bug moves to inflict 1.5× damage at 1/3 max HP or less.

Early Bird

Makes sleep pass twice as quickly.

Hidden Ability

Rattled

Raises Speed one stage upon being hit by a Dark, Ghost, or Bug move.

Damage Taken

  • Bug ½
  • Dark 1
  • Dragon 1
  • Electric 2
  • Fairy 1
  • Fighting ¼
  • Fire 2
  • Flying 2
  • Ghost 1
  • Grass ¼
  • Ground 0
  • Ice 2
  • Normal 1
  • Poison 1
  • Psychic 1
  • Rock 4
  • Steel 1
  • Water 1

Pokédex Numbers

Introduced in
Generation 2
National
165
Original Johto
30 Gold, Silver, Crystal
Updated Johto
30 HeartGold, SoulSilver
Central Kalos
74 X, Y

Names

French
Coxy
German
Ledyba
Chinese
芭瓢蟲
Italian
Ledyba
Spanish
Ledyba
Korean
레디바
Japanese
レディバ (rediba)
Official roomaji
Rediba

Breeding

Gender
½ male, ½ female Search:
Egg groups
  • Bug
Hatch counter
15 Search:
Steps to hatch
4080 / 2295

Compatibility

Training

Base EXP
53 Search:
Effort points
  • 1 Special Defense
Capture rate
255 Search:
Base happiness
70 Search:
Growth rate
fast Search:

Wild held items

Generation 3 nothing
Generation 4 nothing
Generation 5 nothing
Generation 6 nothing

Evolution

Baby Basic Stage 1 Stage 2
Ledyba Ledian Level up, starting at level 18

Stats

Pctile Min IVs Max IVs
HP
40
8.9 253 284
Attack
20
1.3 108 139
Defense
30
2.8 128 159
Special Attack
40
15.3 148 179
Special Defense
80
66.5 228 259
Speed
55
36.1 178 209
Total
265
6.9

HeartGold, SoulSilver Pokéathlon Performance

★ Minimum; ✯ Base; ☆ Maximum

Speed
★★✯✯☆
Power
★☆
Skill
★✯✯☆☆
Stamina
★☆☆
Jump
★★★✯☆
Total
8/13/20

Flavor

Flavor Text

Generation 5
Black, White, Black 2, White 2

It is so timid, it can’t move if it isn’t with a swarm of others. It conveys its feelings with scent.

Generation 6
X

When the weather turns cold, lots of Ledyba gather from everywhere to cluster and keep each other warm.

Y

It is timid and clusters together with others. The fluid secreted by its feet indicates its location.

Sprites

Ledyba Ledyba Ledyba Ledyba
Ledyba Ledyba Ledyba Ledyba

Miscellany

Species
Five Star Search:
Color
Red Search:
Cry
Habitat FireRed, LeafGreen
forest Search:
Footprint
Ledyba
Shape
Alar Search:

Height

Trainer dude

Ledyba
10

3'3.4"
1.0 m

Weight

Trainer dudette

Ledyba
108

23.8 lb
10.8 kg

Locations

Emerald Emerald
FireRed FireRed
LeafGreen LeafGreen
SoulSilver SoulSilver

Pal Park

Area
Field
Score
30
Rate
50

Moves

Bug and Flying moves get STAB, and have their type highlighted in green.

Special moves better suit Ledyba's higher Special Attack, and have their class highlighted in green.

Generation 2 Generation 3 Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Move Type Class PP Power Acc Pri Effect
Level up: Learned when a Pokémon reaches a certain level.
Tackle Normal physical 35 50 100%

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

8 8 6 6 6 Supersonic Normal status 20 55%

Confuses the target.

15 15 9 9 9 Comet Punch Normal physical 15 18 85%

Hits 2-5 times in one turn.

22 22 14 14 14 Light Screen Psychic status 30

Reduces damage from special attacks by 50% for five turns.

22 22 14 14 14 Reflect Psychic status 20

Reduces damage from physical attacks by half.

22 22 14 14 14 Safeguard Normal status 25

Protects the user's field from major status ailments and confusion for five turns.

17 17 17 Mach Punch Fighting physical 30 40 100% 1

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

29 29 22 22 22 Baton Pass Normal status 40

Allows the trainer to switch out the user and pass effects along to its replacement.

25 25 25 Silver Wind Bug special 5 60 100%

Has a 10% chance to raise all of the user's stats by one stage.

30 30 30 Agility Psychic status 30

Raises the user's Speed by two stages.

36 36 33 33 33 Swift Normal special 20 60

Never misses.

43 43 Agility Psychic status 30

Raises the user's Speed by two stages.

50 50 38 38 38 Double-Edge Normal physical 15 120 100%

User receives 1/3 the damage inflicted in recoil.

41 41 41 Bug Buzz Bug special 10 90 100%

Has a 10% chance to lower the target's Special Defense by one stage.

Generation 2 Generation 3 Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Move Type Class PP Power Acc Pri Effect
Egg: Appears on a newly-hatched Pokémon, if the father had the same move.
• • • • • Bide Normal physical 10 * 1

User waits for two turns, then hits back for twice the damage it took.

• • • Bug Bite Bug physical 20 60 100%

If target has a berry, inflicts double damage and uses the berry.

• • • Bug Buzz Bug special 10 90 100%

Has a 10% chance to lower the target's Special Defense by one stage.

• • Dizzy Punch Normal physical 10 70 100%

Has a 20% chance to confuse the target.

• • Drain Punch Fighting physical 10 75 100%

Drains half the damage inflicted to heal the user.

• • • Encore Normal status 5 100%

Forces the target to repeat its last used move every turn for 2 to 6 turns.

• • Focus Punch Fighting physical 20 150 100% -3

If the user takes damage before attacking, the attack is canceled.

• • • Knock Off Dark physical 25 65 100%

Target drops its held item.

• Light Screen Psychic status 30

Reduces damage from special attacks by 50% for five turns.

• • • • • Psybeam Psychic special 20 65 100%

Has a 10% chance to confuse the target.

• • • Screech Normal status 40 85%

Lowers the target's Defense by two stages.

• • • • Silver Wind Bug special 5 60 100%

Has a 10% chance to raise all of the user's stats by one stage.

• Tailwind Flying status 15

For three turns, friendly Pokémon have doubled Speed.

Generation 2 Generation 3 Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Move Type Class PP Power Acc Pri Effect
Tutor: Can be taught at any time by an NPC.
Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Air Cutter Flying special 25 60 95%

Has an increased chance for a critical hit.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Bug Bite Bug physical 20 60 100%

If target has a berry, inflicts double damage and uses the berry.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Double-Edge Normal physical 15 120 100%

User receives 1/3 the damage inflicted in recoil.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Drain Punch Fighting physical 10 75 100%

Drains half the damage inflicted to heal the user.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Dynamic Punch Fighting physical 5 100 50%

Has a 100% chance to confuse the target.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Endure Normal status 10 4

Prevents the user's HP from lowering below 1 this turn.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Giga Drain Grass special 10 75 100%

Drains half the damage inflicted to heal the user.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Headbutt Normal physical 15 70 100%

Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Ice Punch Ice physical 15 75 100%

Has a 10% chance to freeze the target.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Knock Off Dark physical 25 65 100%

Target drops its held item.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Mega Punch Normal physical 20 80 85%

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Mimic Normal status 10

Copies the target's last used move.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Ominous Wind Ghost special 5 60 100%

Has a 10% chance to raise all of the user's stats by one stage.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Rollout Rock physical 20 30 90%

Power doubles every turn this move is used in succession after the first, resetting after five turns.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Roost Flying status 10

Heals the user by half its max HP.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Sleep Talk Normal status 10

Randomly uses one of the user's other three moves. Only works if the user is sleeping.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Snore Normal special 15 50 100%

Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch. Only works if the user is sleeping.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 String Shot Bug status 40 95%

Lowers the target's Speed by one stage.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Substitute Normal status 10

Transfers 1/4 of the user's max HP into a doll, protecting the user from further damage or status changes until it breaks.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Swagger Normal status 15 90%

Raises the target's Attack by two stages and confuses the target.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Swift Normal special 20 60

Never misses.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Swords Dance Normal status 20

Raises the user's Attack by two stages.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Tailwind Flying status 15

For three turns, friendly Pokémon have doubled Speed.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Thunder Punch Electric physical 15 75 100%

Has a 10% chance to paralyze the target.

Emerald XD FireRed, LeafGreen Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black 2, White 2 Uproar Normal special 10 90 100%

Forced to use this move for several turns. Pokémon cannot fall asleep in that time.

Generation 2 Generation 3 Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Move Type Class PP Power Acc Pri Effect
Machine: Can be taught at any time by using a TM or HM.
01 01 Focus Punch Fighting physical 20 150 100% -3

If the user takes damage before attacking, the attack is canceled.

01 Dynamic Punch Fighting physical 5 100 50%

Has a 100% chance to confuse the target.

02 Headbutt Normal physical 15 70 100%

Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch.

03 Curse Ghost status 10

Ghosts pay half their max HP to hurt the target every turn. Others decrease Speed but raise Attack and Defense.

04 Rollout Rock physical 20 30 90%

Power doubles every turn this move is used in succession after the first, resetting after five turns.

06 06 06 06 06 Toxic Poison status 10 90%

Badly poisons the target, inflicting more damage every turn.

10 10 10 10 10 Hidden Power Normal special 15 60 100%

Power and type depend upon user's IVs. Power can range from 30 to 70.

11 11 11 11 11 Sunny Day Fire status 5

Changes the weather to sunny for five turns.

16 16 16 16 Light Screen Psychic status 30

Reduces damage from special attacks by 50% for five turns.

12 Sweet Scent Normal status 20 100%

Lowers the target's evasion by one stage.

13 Snore Normal special 15 50 100%

Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch. Only works if the user is sleeping.

17 17 17 17 17 Protect Normal status 10 4

Prevents any moves from hitting the user this turn.

19 Roost Flying status 10

Heals the user by half its max HP.

19 19 19 Giga Drain Grass special 10 75 100%

Drains half the damage inflicted to heal the user.

20 20 20 20 Safeguard Normal status 25

Protects the user's field from major status ailments and confusion for five turns.

20 Endure Normal status 10 4

Prevents the user's HP from lowering below 1 this turn.

21 21 21 21 21 Frustration Normal physical 20 * 100%

Power increases as happiness decreases, up to a maximum of 102.

22 22 22 22 22 Solar Beam Grass special 10 120 100%

Requires a turn to charge before attacking.

27 27 27 27 27 Return Normal physical 20 * 100%

Power increases with happiness, up to a maximum of 102.

28 28 28 28 28 Dig Ground physical 10 80 100%

User digs underground, dodging all attacks, and hits next turn.

31 31 31 31 Brick Break Fighting physical 15 75 100%

Destroys Reflect and Light Screen.

32 32 32 32 32 Double Team Normal status 15

Raises the user's evasion by one stage.

33 33 33 33 Reflect Psychic status 20

Reduces damage from physical attacks by half.

40 40 40 40 Aerial Ace Flying physical 20 60

Never misses.

42 42 42 42 Facade Normal physical 20 70 100%

Power doubles if user is burned, paralyzed, or poisoned.

43 43 Secret Power Normal physical 20 70 100%

Has a 30% chance to inflict a status effect which depends upon the terrain.

33 Ice Punch Ice physical 15 75 100%

Has a 10% chance to freeze the target.

34 Swagger Normal status 15 90%

Raises the target's Attack by two stages and confuses the target.

35 Sleep Talk Normal status 10

Randomly uses one of the user's other three moves. Only works if the user is sleeping.

39 Swift Normal special 20 60

Never misses.

41 Thunder Punch Electric physical 15 75 100%

Has a 10% chance to paralyze the target.

44 44 44 44 44 Rest Psychic status 10

User sleeps for two turns, completely healing itself.

45 45 45 45 45 Attract Normal status 15 100%

Target falls in love if it has the opposite gender, and has a 50% chance to refuse attacking the user.

46 46 46 46 46 Thief Dark physical 25 60 100%

Takes the target's item.

51 Roost Flying status 10

Heals the user by half its max HP.

48 48 Round Normal special 15 60 100%

Has double power if it's used more than once per turn.

56 56 56 Fling Dark physical 10 * 100%

Throws held item at the target; power depends on the item.

62 62 Acrobatics Flying physical 15 55 100%

Has double power if the user has no held item.

58 Endure Normal status 10 4

Prevents the user's HP from lowering below 1 this turn.

60 Drain Punch Fighting physical 10 75 100%

Drains half the damage inflicted to heal the user.

62 Silver Wind Bug special 5 60 100%

Has a 10% chance to raise all of the user's stats by one stage.

H5 H5 70 70 70 Flash Normal status 20 100%

Lowers the target's accuracy by one stage.

75 75 75 Swords Dance Normal status 20

Raises the user's Attack by two stages.

78 Captivate Normal status 20 100%

Lowers the target's Special Attack by two stages if it's the opposite gender.

82 Sleep Talk Normal status 10

Randomly uses one of the user's other three moves. Only works if the user is sleeping.

83 Natural Gift Normal physical 15 * 100%

Power and type depend on the held berry.

76 76 Struggle Bug Bug special 20 50 100%

Has a 100% chance to lower the target's Special Attack by one stage.

83 Infestation Bug special 20 20 100%

Prevents the target from fleeing and inflicts damage for 2-5 turns.

87 87 87 Swagger Normal status 15 90%

Raises the target's Attack by two stages and confuses the target.

88 Sleep Talk Normal status 10

Randomly uses one of the user's other three moves. Only works if the user is sleeping.

89 89 89 U-turn Bug physical 20 70 100%

User must switch out after attacking.

90 90 90 Substitute Normal status 10

Transfers 1/4 of the user's max HP into a doll, protecting the user from further damage or status changes until it breaks.

98 Power-Up Punch Fighting physical 20 40 100%

Has a 100% chance to raise the user's Attack by one stage.

100 Confide Normal status 20

Lowers the target's Special Attack by one stage.

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