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Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl Silcoon

Silcoon
Cocoon Pokémon

Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl Silcoon is a Bug Type Cocoon Pokémon, with a 15.7% Chance To Catch with a regular Pokeball. Silcoon can be found with Shed Skin as an Ability and has a Medium Fast growth rate with a 2 Defense EV Yield. We recommend the Relaxed Nature, based on 205 combined Base Stats.

Silcoon Stats and Abilities

Based on Silcoon Base IVs we consider this pokemon F-Tier choice. Silcoon Highest IV Stat is Defense 55 and the Lowest being Speed 15.

Tier Stat Base Min Max
F
HP50210304
F
Attack3567185
F
Defense55103229
F
Special Attack2549163
F
Special Defense2549163
F
Speed1531141
F
Total205
Silcoon Detail
Best Held Items
Best Nature
Relaxed
+10% Defense
-10% Speed
Caught in the Wild Held Item Chance
Like/Dislikes
Likes: Sour
Dislikes: Sweet
EV Yield2 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.

How To Evolve Silcoon in BDSP

Wurmple requires (Level 7, random based on personality) to evolve into Silcoon and then (Level 10) to evolve into Beautifly or to evolve into Dustox.

Base Form Evolution Requirement First Evolution Evolution Requirement Final Evolution
Wurmple
Level 7, random based on personality
Silcoon
Level 10
Beautifly
Wurmple
Level 7, random based on personality
Cascoon
Level 10
Dustox

Where To Find Silcoon in BDSP

Silcoon has 24 spawn locations in Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl. You can find the Unevolved form Lv. 16-63 Wurmple, within the Grassland Cave 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
Valley Windworks
20 - 5%
Cascoon
Lv. 5-15
Valley Windworks
20 - 5%
Silcoon
Lv. 5-15
Valley Windworks
5 - 1%
Wurmple
Lv. 5-15
Route 222
20 - 5%
Cascoon
Lv. 5-15
Route 222
20 - 5%
Silcoon
Lv. 5-15
Route 222
5 - 1%
Wurmple
Lv. 5-15
Route 221
20 - 5%
Cascoon
Lv. 5-15
Route 221
20 - 5%
Silcoon
Lv. 5-15
Route 221
5 - 1%
Wurmple
Lv. 5-15
Route 218
20 - 5%
Cascoon
Lv. 5-15
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Route 218
20 - 5%
Silcoon
Lv. 5-15
Route 218
5 - 1%
Wurmple
Lv. 5-15
Route 215
20 - 5%
Cascoon
Lv. 5-15
Route 215
20 - 5%
Silcoon
Lv. 5-15
Route 215
5 - 1%
Wurmple
Lv. 5-15
Route 214
20 - 5%
Cascoon
Lv. 5-15
Route 214
20 - 5%
Silcoon
Lv. 5-15
Route 214
5 - 1%
Wurmple
Lv. 5-15
Route 213
20 - 5%
Cascoon
Lv. 5-15
Route 213
20 - 5%
Silcoon
Lv. 5-15
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Route 213
5 - 1%
Wurmple
Lv. 5-15
Route 212
20 - 5%
Cascoon
Lv. 5-15
Route 212
20 - 5%
Silcoon
Lv. 5-15
Route 212
5 - 1%
Wurmple
Lv. 5-15
Route 211
20 - 5%
Cascoon
Lv. 5-15
Route 211
20 - 5%
Silcoon
Lv. 5-15
Route 211
5 - 1%
Wurmple
Lv. 5-15
Route 210
20 - 5%
Cascoon
Lv. 5-15
Route 210
20 - 5%
Silcoon
Lv. 5-15
Route 210
5 - 1%
Wurmple
Lv. 5-15
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Route 209
20 - 5%
Cascoon
Lv. 5-15
Route 209
20 - 5%
Silcoon
Lv. 5-15
Route 209
5 - 1%
Wurmple
Lv. 5-15
Route 208
20 - 5%
Cascoon
Lv. 5-15
Route 208
20 - 5%
Silcoon
Lv. 5-15
Route 208
5 - 1%
Wurmple
Lv. 5-15
Route 207
20 - 5%
Cascoon
Lv. 5-15
Route 207
20 - 5%
Silcoon
Lv. 5-15
Route 207
5 - 1%
Wurmple
Lv. 5-15
Route 206
20 - 5%
Cascoon
Lv. 5-15
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Route 206
20 - 5%
Silcoon
Lv. 5-15
Route 206
5 - 1%
Wurmple
Lv. 5-15
Route 205
20 - 5%
Cascoon
Lv. 5-15
Route 205
20 - 5%
Silcoon
Lv. 5-15
Route 205
5 - 1%
Wurmple
Lv. 5-15
Fuego Ironworks
20 - 5%
Cascoon
Lv. 5-15
Fuego Ironworks
20 - 5%
Silcoon
Lv. 5-15
Fuego Ironworks
5 - 1%
Wurmple
Lv. 5-15
Floaroma Meadow
20 - 5%
Cascoon
Lv. 5-15
Floaroma Meadow
20 - 5%
Silcoon
Lv. 5-15
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Floaroma Meadow
5 - 1%
Wurmple
Lv. 5-15
Route 230
20 - 5%
Beautifly
Lv. 51
Route 230
20 - 5%
Dustox
Lv. 51
Route 224
100 - 20%
Beautifly
Lv. 23
Eterna Forest
100 - 20%
Beautifly
Lv. 12
Eterna Forest
100 - 20%
Dustox
Lv. 12
Eterna Forest
20 - 5%
Cascoon
Lv. 5-15
Eterna Forest
20 - 5%
Cascoon
Lv. 10
Eterna Forest
20 - 5%
Silcoon
Lv. 5-15
Eterna Forest
20 - 5%
Silcoon
Lv. 10
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Eterna Forest
5 - 1%
Wurmple
Lv. 5-15
Eterna Forest
5 - 1%
Wurmple
Lv. 10-11
Sunlit Cavern
Start
Cascoon
Lv. 16-63
Sunlit Cavern
Start
Silcoon
Lv. 16-63
Sunlit Cavern
Start
Wurmple
Lv. 16-63
Still-Water Cavern
Start
Cascoon
Lv. 16-63
Still-Water Cavern
Start
Silcoon
Lv. 16-63
Still-Water Cavern
Start
Wurmple
Lv. 16-63
Riverbank Cave
Start
Cascoon
Lv. 16-63
Riverbank Cave
Start
Silcoon
Lv. 16-63
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Riverbank Cave
Start
Wurmple
Lv. 16-63
Grassland Cave
Start
Cascoon
Lv. 16-63
Grassland Cave
Start
Silcoon
Lv. 16-63
Grassland Cave
Start
Wurmple
Lv. 16-63

Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl Silcoon Weakness

Silcoon is a Bug Type pokemon. This will cause Silcoon 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 Silcoon Weak Against?

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

What pokemon is Silcoon Strong Against?

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

Best Moveset for Silcoon Lv Up Moves based on Power.

Lvl 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
.

Silcoon Level Up Moves

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

Lvl Move Desc
1
Harden
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 30
Status

Raises user's Defense.
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