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Pokemon Lets Go Caterpie

Caterpie Pokedex ID: 10
Stat Amount Bar Graph
Max CP 195
Attack 30
Special Attack 20
Defense 35
Special Defense 20
HP 45
Speed 45


Pokemon Let's Go Caterpie is a Bug Type pokemon also known as a Worm Pokémon, first discovered in the Kanto region. it's weak against Flying, Rock, Fire type moves and has a Max CP of 195, 45 HP, 30 Attack, 20 SP Attack, 35 Defense, 20 SP Defense and 45 Speed. Considering it's stats, the best nature to have is Jolly, this will increase it's Speed and decrease it's Sp. Atk stats.

Pokedex Entry

When attacked by bird Pokémon, it resists by releasing a terrifically strong odor from its antennae, but it often becomes their prey.

Pokemon Lets Go Caterpie Evolutions

What level does Pokemon Let's Go Caterpie Evolve at?

The Unevolved Form Caterpie Evolves at level 7 into Metapod, which then Evolves at level 10 into Butterfree.

First Second Third Final
7 Metapod205
10 Butterfree395

How to catch Caterpie in Pokemon Let's Go

Where to catch and find Pokemon Lets Go Caterpie Locations and their Spawn Rate Chance for that Zone.

The best place to find pokemon let's go Caterpie is in the Cerulean Cave zone, it will have a Rare Spawn% chance to spawn in the area with a level range of 51-56. This also makes Cerulean Cave the best place to Catch Combo Chain hunt Shiny Caterpie or for a Flawless IV Stats.

Pokemon Area Spawn Chance Levels Encounter Floor
Viridian Forest 25% 03-06 normal 1F
Route 2 15% 03-04 normal 1F
Route 2 15% 03-08 normal 2F
Viridian Forest 10% 03-06 normal 1F
Viridian Forest 1% 03-06 normal 1F

The list above shows all the spawn locations of this pokemon and it's evolution forms.

Transferring and Catching

The type of Pokemon Candy you receive from Transferring and Catching Caterpie.

Best Nature for Caterpie

We recommend a Jolly Nature for Caterpie, you can visit Madam Celadon to force encounter pokemon of Jolly Nature.

Nature Increases Decreases Choice 1 Choice 2
Jolly Speed Sp. Atk Pink Blue

Pokemon Lets Go Caterpie Moves

Level Up Moves

Pokemon Let's Go Caterpie Moves You Learn From Leveling Up.

LVL Move Type Class Pow PP Acc Effect
1 String Shot Bug None -- 40 95% Lowers the target's Speed by one stage.
1 Tackle Normal Physical 50 35 100% Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

Learnable TMs Moves

These are the Technical Machines (TM) Moves that Caterpie can Learn.

Item Move Type Class Pow PP Acc Effect

Master Trainer

This Pokemon's Master Trainer is Jake

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