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Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl Ledyba

Ledyba
Five Star Pokémon

Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl Ledyba is a Bug and Flying Type Five Star Pokémon, with a 33.3% Chance To Catch with a regular Pokeball. Ledyba can be found with Swarm, Early Bird and Rattled as an Ability and has a Fast growth rate with a 1 Special Defense EV Yield. We recommend the Calm Nature, based on 265 combined Base Stats.

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Ledyba Stats and Abilities

Based on Ledyba Base IVs we consider this pokemon F-Tier choice. Ledyba Highest IV Stat is Special Defense 80 and the Lowest being Attack 20.

Tier Stat Base Min Max
F
HP40190284
F
Attack2040152
F
Defense3058174
F
Special Attack4076196
E
Special Defense80148284
F
Speed55103229
F
Total265
Ledyba Detail
Best Held Items
Best Nature
Calm
+10% Special Defense
-10% Attack
Caught in the Wild Held Item Chance
Like/Dislikes
Likes: Bitter
Dislikes: Spicy
EV Yield1 Special Defense
Growth RateFast
Catch Rate255 (33.3% with PokéBall, full HP)
Egg GroupsBug
Egg Cycles15 (3,599–3,855 steps)
Abilities Description
Swarm
Ability 1
Swarm increases the power of Bug-type moves by 50% (1.5x) when the ability-bearer's HP falls below a third of its maximum (known in-game as in a pinch).
Early Bird
Ability 2
The Pokémon awakens quickly from sleep.
Rattled
Hidden Ability
When a Pokémon with Rattled is hit by a Bug, Ghost or Dark type move, its Speed is raised one stage (up to the usual maximum of +6 stages).

How To Evolve Ledyba in BDSP

Ledyba requires (Level 18) to evolve into Ledian.

Base Form Evolution Requirement First Evolution
Ledyba
Level 18
Ledian

Where To Find Ledyba in BDSP

Ledyba has 8 spawn locations in Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl. You can find the Unevolved form Lv. 16-63 Ledian, within the Bogsunk Cavern location using the Walking method.

Underground Pokemon Spawns
After you reach Check Points in the game progression NEW Pokemon will begin to spawn in the Grand Underground.
Start = Default spawns in the Grand Underground
Strength = After obtaining the TM96 Strength
Defog = After obtaining the TM97 Defog
7th Badge = After obtaining the Icicle Badge from Candice
Waterfall = After obtaining the TM99 Waterfall
National = After obtaining the National Pokedex.
World Pokemon Spawns
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
Route 229
20 - 5%
Ledian
Lv. 52
Swampy Cave
National
Ledian
Lv. 16-63
Sunlit Cavern
National
Ledian
Lv. 16-63
Still-Water Cavern
National
Ledian
Lv. 16-63
Riverbank Cave
National
Ledian
Lv. 16-63
Grassland Cave
National
Ledian
Lv. 16-63
Fountainspring Cave
National
Ledian
Lv. 16-63
Bogsunk Cavern
National
Ledian
Lv. 16-63

Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl Ledyba Weakness

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

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

What pokemon is Ledyba Weak Against?

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

What pokemon is Ledyba Strong Against?

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

Best Moveset for Ledyba Lv Up Moves based on Power.

Lvl Best Moves Type Class Power Acc PP Effect
40
Double-Edge
Physical
120
100 15 User receives recoil damage.
33
Bug Buzz
Special
135
100 10 May lower opponent's Special Defense.
36
Air Slash
Special
112.5
95 20 May cause flinching.
8
Swift
Special
60
20 Ignores Accuracy and Evasiveness.

Best Moveset for Ledyba TM Moves based on Power.

TM Best Moves Type Class Power Acc PP Effect
TM01
Focus Punch
Physical
150
100 20 If the user is hit before attacking, it flinches instead.
TM22
Solar Beam
Special
120
100 10 Charges on first turn, attacks on second.
TM62
Bug Buzz
Special
135
100 10 May lower opponent's Special Defense.
TM28
Dig
Physical
80
100 10 Digs underground on first turn, attacks on second. Can also escape from caves.
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
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Ledyba Level Up Moves

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

Lvl Move Desc
1
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.
5
Supersonic
Power: —
Acc: 55
PP: 20
Status

Confuses opponent.
8
Swift
Power: 60
Acc: —
PP: 20
Special

Ignores Accuracy and Evasiveness.
12
Light Screen
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 30
Status

Halves damage from Special attacks for 5 turns.
12
Reflect
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 20
Status

Halves damage from Physical attacks for 5 turns.
12
Safeguard
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 25
Status

The user's party is protected from status conditions.
15
Mach Punch
Power: 40
Acc: 100
PP: 30
Physical

User attacks first.
19
Roost
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 10
Status

User recovers half of its max HP and loses the Flying type temporarily.
22
Struggle Bug
Power:
75
Acc: 100
PP: 20
Special

Lowers opponent's Special Attack.
26
Baton Pass
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 40
Status

User switches out and gives stat changes to the incoming Pokémon.
29
Agility
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 30
Status

Sharply raises user's Speed.
33
Bug Buzz
Power:
135
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Special

May lower opponent's Special Defense.
36
Air Slash
Power:
112.5
Acc: 95
PP: 20
Special

May cause flinching.
40
Double-Edge
Power: 120
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Physical

User receives recoil damage.
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Ledyba TM Moves

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

TM Move Desc
TM01
Focus Punch
Power: 150
Acc: 100
PP: 20
Physical

If the user is hit before attacking, it flinches instead.
TM11
Sunny Day
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 5
Status

Makes it sunny for 5 turns.
TM16
Light Screen
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 30
Status

Halves damage from Special attacks for 5 turns.
TM17
Protect
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 10
Status

Protects the user, but may fail if used consecutively.
TM19
Giga Drain
Power: 75
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Special

User recovers half the HP inflicted on opponent.
TM20
Safeguard
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 25
Status

The user's party is protected from status conditions.
TM22
Solar Beam
Power: 120
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Special

Charges on first turn, attacks on second.
TM28
Dig
Power: 80
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Physical

Digs underground on first turn, attacks on second. Can also escape from caves.
TM31
Brick Break
Power: 75
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Physical

Breaks through Reflect and Light Screen barriers.
TM32
Double Team
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 15
Status

Raises user's Evasiveness.
TM33
Reflect
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 20
Status

Halves damage from Physical attacks for 5 turns.
TM40
Aerial Ace
Power:
90
Acc: —
PP: 20
Physical

Ignores Accuracy and Evasiveness.
TM42
Facade
Power: 70
Acc: 100
PP: 20
Physical

Power doubles if user is burned, poisoned, or paralyzed.
TM44
Rest
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 10
Status

User sleeps for 2 turns, but user is fully healed.
TM45
Attract
Power: —
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Status

If opponent is the opposite gender, it's less likely to attack.
TM46
Thief
Power: 60
Acc: 100
PP: 25
Physical

Also steals opponent's held item.
TM51
Roost
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 10
Status

User recovers half of its max HP and loses the Flying type temporarily.
TM56
Fling
Power: —
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Physical

Power depends on held item.
TM58
Endure
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 10
Status

Always left with at least 1 HP, but may fail if used consecutively.
TM60
Drain Punch
Power: 75
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Physical

User recovers half the HP inflicted on opponent.
TM62
Bug Buzz
Power:
135
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Special

May lower opponent's Special Defense.
TM70
Flash
Power: —
Acc: 100
PP: 20
Status

Lowers opponent's Accuracy.
TM75
Swords Dance
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 20
Status

Sharply raises user's Attack.
TM82
Sleep Talk
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 10
Status

User performs one of its own moves while sleeping.
TM87
Swagger
Power: —
Acc: 85
PP: 15
Status

Opponent becomes confused, but its Attack is sharply raised.
TM89
U-turn
Power:
105
Acc: 100
PP: 20
Physical

User switches out immediately after attacking.
TM90
Substitute
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 10
Status

Uses HP to creates a decoy that takes hits.
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Ledyba Egg Moves

List of Egg Moves Ledyba can learn.

Egg Move Desc
Psybeam
Power: 65
Acc: 100
PP: 20
Special

May confuse opponent.
Screech
Power: —
Acc: 85
PP: 40
Status

Sharply lowers opponent's Defense.
Encore
Power: —
Acc: 100
PP: 5
Status

Forces opponent to keep using its last move for 3 turns.
Knock Off
Power: 65
Acc: 100
PP: 20
Physical

Removes opponent's held item for the rest of the battle.
Bug Bite
Power:
90
Acc: 100
PP: 20
Physical

Receives the effect from the opponent's held berry.
Tailwind
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 30
Status

Doubles Speed for 4 turns.
Counter
Power: —
Acc: 100
PP: 20
Physical

When hit by a Physical Attack, user strikes back with 2x power.
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