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Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl Tropius

Tropius
Fruit Pokémon

Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl Tropius is a Grass and Flying Type Fruit Pokémon, with a 26.1% Chance To Catch with a regular Pokeball. Tropius can be found with Chlorophyll, Solar Power and Harvest as an Ability and has a Slow growth rate with a 2 HP EV Yield. We recommend the Sassy Nature, based on 460 combined Base Stats.

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Tropius Stats and Abilities

Based on Tropius Base IVs we consider this pokemon C-Tier choice. Tropius Highest IV Stat is Special Defense 87 and the Lowest being Speed 51.

Tier Stat Base Min Max
E
HP99308402
E
Attack68126258
E
Defense83153291
D
Special Attack72134267
E
Special Defense87161300
F
Speed5196221
C
Total460
Tropius Detail
Best Held Items
Best Nature
Sassy
+10% Special Defense
-10% Speed
Caught in the Wild Held Item Chance
Like/Dislikes
Likes: Bitter
Dislikes: Sweet
EV Yield2 HP
Growth RateSlow
Catch Rate200 (26.1% with PokéBall, full HP)
Egg GroupsGrass, Monster
Egg Cycles25 (6,169–6,425 steps)
Abilities Description
Chlorophyll
Ability 1
Chlorophyll doubles the ability-bearer's Speed during bright sunshine.
Solar Power
Ability 2
During harsh sunlight, Solar Power raises the ability-bearer's Special Attack by 50%, but it also loses 1/8 of its maximum HP after each turn.
Harvest
Hidden Ability
May create another Berry after one is used.

How To Evolve Tropius in BDSP

The Pokemon Tropius does not have an evolution in the Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl Series.

Where To Find Tropius in BDSP

Tropius has 4 spawn locations in Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl. You can find the Unevolved form Lv. 16-63 Tropius, 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
Swampy Cave
National
Tropius
Lv. 16-63
Sunlit Cavern
National
Tropius
Lv. 16-63
Grassland Cave
National
Tropius
Lv. 16-63
Bogsunk Cavern
National
Tropius
Lv. 16-63

Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl Tropius Weakness

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

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

What pokemon is Tropius Weak Against?

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

What pokemon is Tropius Strong Against?

Tier Pokemon
S
Palkia
S
Kyogre
S
Groudon
S
Celebi
S
Garchomp
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Best Moves Tropius in BDSP

Best Moveset for Tropius Lv Up Moves based on Power.

Lvl Best Moves Type Class Power Acc PP Effect
61
Leaf Storm
Special
195
90 5 Sharply lowers user's Special Attack.
56
Solar Beam
Special
180
100 10 Charges on first turn, attacks on second.
46
Dragon Hammer
Physical
90
100 15 The user uses its body like a hammer to attack the target and inflict damage.
41
Body Slam
Physical
85
100 15 May paralyze opponent.

Best Moveset for Tropius TM Moves based on Power.

TM Best Moves Type Class Power Acc PP Effect
TM68
Giga Impact
Physical
150
90 5 User must recharge next turn.
TM15
Hyper Beam
Special
150
90 5 User must recharge next turn.
TM22
Solar Beam
Special
180
100 10 Charges on first turn, attacks on second.
TM26
Earthquake
Physical
100
100 10 Power is doubled if opponent is underground from using Dig.
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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Tropius Level Up Moves

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

Lvl Move Desc
61
Leaf Storm
Power:
195
Acc: 90
PP: 5
Special

Sharply lowers user's Special Attack.
1
Leer
Power: —
Acc: 100
PP: 30
Status

Lowers opponent's Defense.
1
Gust
Power:
60
Acc: 100
PP: 35
Special

Hits Pokémon using Fly/Bounce with double power.
1
Growth
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 40
Status

Raises user's Attack and Special Attack.
1
Razor Leaf
Power:
82.5
Acc: 95
PP: 25
Physical

High critical hit ratio.
6
Sweet Scent
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 20
Status

Lowers opponent's Evasiveness.
10
Stomp
Power: 65
Acc: 100
PP: 20
Physical

May cause flinching.
16
Magical Leaf
Power:
90
Acc: —
PP: 20
Special

Ignores Accuracy and Evasiveness.
21
Whirlwind
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 20
Status

In battles, the opponent switches. In the wild, the Pokémon runs.
26
Leaf Tornado
Power:
97.5
Acc: 90
PP: 10
Special

May lower opponent's Accuracy.
30
Dragon Dance
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 20
Status

Raises user's Attack and Speed.
36
Air Slash
Power:
112.5
Acc: 95
PP: 20
Special

May cause flinching.
41
Body Slam
Power: 85
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Physical

May paralyze opponent.
46
Dragon Hammer
Power: 90
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Physical

The user uses its body like a hammer to attack the target and inflict damage.
50
Synthesis
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 5
Status

User recovers HP. Amount varies with the weather.
56
Solar Beam
Power:
180
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Special

Charges on first turn, attacks on second.
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Tropius TM Moves

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

TM Move Desc
TM05
Roar
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 20
Status

In battles, the opponent switches. In the wild, the Pokémon runs.
TM09
Bullet Seed
Power:
37.5
Acc: 100
PP: 30
Physical

Hits 2-5 times in one turn.
TM11
Sunny Day
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 5
Status

Makes it sunny for 5 turns.
TM15
Hyper Beam
Power: 150
Acc: 90
PP: 5
Special

User must recharge next turn.
TM17
Protect
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 10
Status

Protects the user, but may fail if used consecutively.
TM19
Giga Drain
Power:
112.5
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:
180
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Special

Charges on first turn, attacks on second.
TM26
Earthquake
Power: 100
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Physical

Power is doubled if opponent is underground from using Dig.
TM32
Double Team
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 15
Status

Raises user's Evasiveness.
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.
TM47
Steel Wing
Power: 70
Acc: 90
PP: 25
Physical

May raise user's Defense.
TM51
Roost
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 10
Status

User recovers half of its max HP and loses the Flying type temporarily.
TM53
Energy Ball
Power:
135
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Special

May lower opponent's Special Defense.
TM58
Endure
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 10
Status

Always left with at least 1 HP, but may fail if used consecutively.
TM59
Dragon Pulse
Power: 85
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Special

The target is attacked with a shock wave generated by the user’s gaping mouth. This attack never misses.
TM68
Giga Impact
Power: 150
Acc: 90
PP: 5
Physical

User must recharge next turn.
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.
TM83
Bulldoze
Power: 60
Acc: 100
PP: 20
Physical

Lowers opponent's Speed.
TM86
Grass Knot
Power: —
Acc: 100
PP: 20
Special

The heavier the opponent, the stronger the attack.
TM87
Swagger
Power: —
Acc: 85
PP: 15
Status

Opponent becomes confused, but its Attack is sharply raised.
TM90
Substitute
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 10
Status

Uses HP to creates a decoy that takes hits.
TM93
Cut
Power: 50
Acc: 95
PP: 30
Physical

TM94
Fly
Power:
135
Acc: 95
PP: 15
Physical

Flies up on first turn, attacks on second turn.
TM96
Strength
Power: 80
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Physical

TM97
Defog
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 15
Status

Lowers opponent's Evasiveness and clears fog.
TM98
Rock Smash
Power: 40
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Physical

May lower opponent's Defense.
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Tropius Egg Moves

List of Egg Moves Tropius can learn.

Egg Move Desc
Headbutt
Power: 70
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Physical

May cause flinching.
Slam
Power: 80
Acc: 75
PP: 20
Physical

Leech Seed
Power: —
Acc: 90
PP: 10
Status

Drains HP from opponent each turn.
Nature Power
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 20
Status

Uses a certain move based on the current terrain.
Leaf Storm
Power:
195
Acc: 90
PP: 5
Special

Sharply lowers user's Special Attack.
Synthesis
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 5
Status

User recovers HP. Amount varies with the weather.
Curse
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 10
Status

Ghosts lose 50% of max HP and curse the opponent; Non-Ghosts raise Attack, Defense and lower Speed.
Leaf Blade
Power:
135
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Physical

High critical hit ratio.
Dragon Dance
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 20
Status

Raises user's Attack and Speed.
Dragon Hammer
Power: 90
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Physical

The user uses its body like a hammer to attack the target and inflict damage.
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