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Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl Burmy

Burmy
Bagworm Pokémon

Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl Burmy is a Bug Type Bagworm Pokémon, with a 15.7% Chance To Catch with a regular Pokeball. Burmy can be found with Shed Skin as an Ability and has a Medium Fast growth rate with a 1 Special Defense EV Yield. We recommend the Bold Nature, based on 224 combined Base Stats.

Burmy Stats and Abilities

Based on Burmy Base IVs we consider this pokemon F-Tier choice. Burmy Highest IV Stat is Defense 45 and the Lowest being Attack 29.

Tier Stat Base Min Max
F
HP40190284
F
Attack2956172
F
Defense4585207
F
Special Attack2956172
F
Special Defense4585207
F
Speed3669188
F
Total224
Burmy Detail
Best Held Items
Best Nature
Bold
+10% Defense
-10% Attack
Caught in the Wild Held Item Chance
Like/Dislikes
Likes: Sour
Dislikes: Spicy
EV Yield1 Special Defense
Growth RateMedium Fast
Catch Rate120 (15.7% with PokéBall, full HP)
Egg GroupsBug
Egg Cycles15 (3,599–3,855 steps)
Abilities Description
Shed Skin
Ability 1
The Pokémon may heal its own status problems.
Overcoat
Hidden Ability
Overcoat makes the Pokémon immune to residual damage from weather conditions (specifically Hail and Sandstorm).

How To Evolve Burmy in BDSP

Burmy requires (Level 20, Male) to evolve into Mothim.

Base Form Evolution Requirement First Evolution
Burmy
Level 20, Male
Mothim
Base Form Evolution Requirement First Evolution
Burmy
Level 20, Male
Mothim

Where To Find Burmy in BDSP

Burmy has 18 spawn locations in Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl. You can find the Unevolved form Lv. 5-15 Burmy, within the Eterna Forest location using the Honey Tree method.

Interact = Limited to one
Common = 20% ~ 100%
Uncommon = 5% ~ 20%
Rare = 1% ~ 5%
= Morning Time
= Day Time
= Night Time
Location How To Catch Pokemon Spawns
Valley Windworks
20 - 5%
Burmy
Lv. 5-15
Route 222
20 - 5%
Burmy
Lv. 5-15
Route 221
20 - 5%
Burmy
Lv. 5-15
Route 218
20 - 5%
Burmy
Lv. 5-15
Route 215
20 - 5%
Burmy
Lv. 5-15
Route 214
20 - 5%
Burmy
Lv. 5-15
Route 213
20 - 5%
Burmy
Lv. 5-15
Route 212
20 - 5%
Burmy
Lv. 5-15
Route 211
20 - 5%
Burmy
Lv. 5-15
Route 210
20 - 5%
Burmy
Lv. 5-15
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Route 209
20 - 5%
Burmy
Lv. 5-15
Route 208
20 - 5%
Burmy
Lv. 5-15
Route 207
20 - 5%
Burmy
Lv. 5-15
Route 206
20 - 5%
Burmy
Lv. 5-15
Route 205
20 - 5%
Burmy
Lv. 5-15
Fuego Ironworks
20 - 5%
Burmy
Lv. 5-15
Floaroma Meadow
20 - 5%
Burmy
Lv. 5-15
Eterna Forest
20 - 5%
Burmy
Lv. 5-15

Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl Burmy Weakness

Burmy is a Bug Type pokemon. This will cause Burmy to take More Damage from Flying, Rock, Fire Type Moves, and Less Damage from Fighting, Ground, Grass Type moves.

Damage Types
4.0x
More Damage
2.0x
More Damage
Flying
Rock
Fire
0.5x
Less Damage
Fighting
Ground
Grass
0.25x
Less Damage
Immune to Damage

What pokemon is Burmy Weak Against?

Tier Pokemon
S
Lugia
S
Ho-Oh
S
Rayquaza
S
Dragonite
S
Tyranitar

What pokemon is Burmy Strong Against?

Tier Pokemon
S
Groudon
S
Celebi
S
Garchomp
A
Swampert
A
Tangrowth
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Best Moves Burmy in BDSP

Best Moveset for Burmy Lv Up Moves based on Power.

Lvl Best Moves Type Class Power Acc PP Effect
15
Bug Bite
Physical
90
100 20 Receives the effect from the opponent's held berry.
10
Tackle
Physical
40
100 35 A physical attack in which the user charges and slams into the target with its whole body.

Best Moveset for Burmy TM Moves based on Power.

TM Best Moves Type Class Power Acc PP Effect
STAB: (Same Type Attack Bonus) When a Pokemon uses a Move Type that is the Same as the Pokemon's Type, it will receive a 50% Bonus to Power. Moves Affected by this Highlighted in
Red Text
.

Burmy Level Up Moves

List of Moves Burmy can learn by reaching higher levels in Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl.

Lvl Move Desc
1
Protect
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 10
Status

Protects the user, but may fail if used consecutively.
10
Tackle
Power: 40
Acc: 100
PP: 35
Physical

A physical attack in which the user charges and slams into the target with its whole body.
15
Bug Bite
Power:
90
Acc: 100
PP: 20
Physical

Receives the effect from the opponent's held berry.
20
String Shot
Power: —
Acc: 95
PP: 40
Status

Sharply lowers opponent's Speed.
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Burmy TM Moves

List of Moves Burmy can learn using (TMs) Technical Machine Items.

TM Move Desc
TM17
Protect
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 10
Status

Protects the user, but may fail if used consecutively.
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