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Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl Venomoth

Venomoth
Poison Moth Pokémon

Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl Venomoth is a Bug and Poison Type Poison Moth Pokémon, with a 9.8% Chance To Catch with a regular Pokeball. Venomoth can be found with Shield Dust, Tinted Lens and Wonder Skin as an Ability and has a Medium Fast growth rate with a 1 Special Attack, 1 Speed EV Yield. We recommend the Hasty Nature, based on 450 combined Base Stats.

National Dex Pokemon

Venomoth Stats and Abilities

Based on Venomoth Base IVs we consider this pokemon C-Tier choice. Venomoth Highest IV Stat is Speed 90 and the Lowest being Defense 60.

Tier Stat Base Min Max
F
HP70250344
E
Attack65121251
F
Defense60112240
C
Special Attack90166306
E
Special Defense75139273
D
Speed90166306
C
Total450
Venomoth Detail
Best Held Items
Best Nature
Hasty
+10% Speed
-10% Defense
Caught in the Wild Held Item Chance
Like/Dislikes
Likes: Sweet
Dislikes: Sour
EV Yield1 Special Attack, 1 Speed
Growth RateMedium Fast
Catch Rate75 (9.8% with PokéBall, full HP)
Egg GroupsBug
Egg Cycles20 (4,884–5,140 steps)
Abilities Description
Shield Dust
Ability 1
Blocks the added effects of attacks taken.
Tinted Lens
Ability 2
Powers up “not very effective” moves.
Wonder Skin
Hidden Ability
Wonder Skin halves the accuracy of all status moves targeted at the ability-bearer.

How To Evolve Venomoth in BDSP

Venonat requires (Level 31) to evolve into Venomoth.

Base Form Evolution Requirement First Evolution
Venonat
Level 31
Venomoth

Where To Find Venomoth in BDSP

Venomoth has 8 spawn locations in Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl. You can find the Unevolved form Lv. 16-63 Venonat, 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
100 - 20%
Venonat
Lv. 22
Route 229
20 - 5%
Venomoth
Lv. 50-52
Swampy Cave
National
Venomoth
Lv. 16-63
Swampy Cave
National
Venonat
Lv. 16-63
Sunlit Cavern
National
Venomoth
Lv. 16-63
Sunlit Cavern
National
Venonat
Lv. 16-63
Still-Water Cavern
National
Venomoth
Lv. 16-63
Still-Water Cavern
National
Venonat
Lv. 16-63
Spacious Cave
National
Venomoth
Lv. 16-63
Spacious Cave
National
Venonat
Lv. 16-63
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Riverbank Cave
National
Venomoth
Lv. 16-63
Riverbank Cave
National
Venonat
Lv. 16-63
Grassland Cave
National
Venomoth
Lv. 16-63
Grassland Cave
National
Venonat
Lv. 16-63
Bogsunk Cavern
National
Venomoth
Lv. 16-63
Bogsunk Cavern
National
Venonat
Lv. 16-63

Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl Venomoth Weakness

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

Damage Types
4.0x
More Damage
2.0x
More Damage
Flying
Rock
Fire
Psychic
0.5x
Less Damage
Poison
Bug
Fairy
0.25x
Less Damage
Fighting
Grass
Immune to Damage

What pokemon is Venomoth Weak Against?

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

What pokemon is Venomoth Strong Against?

Tier Pokemon
S
Celebi
A
Togekiss
A
Tangrowth
A
Crobat
A
Infernape
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Best Moves Venomoth in BDSP

Best Moveset for Venomoth Lv Up Moves based on Power.

Lvl Best Moves Type Class Power Acc PP Effect
59
Bug Buzz
Special
135
100 10 May lower opponent's Special Defense.
55
Psychic
Special
90
100 10 May lower opponent's Special Defense.
37
Leech Life
Physical
120
100 10 User recovers half the HP inflicted on opponent.
41
Zen Headbutt
Physical
80
90 15 May cause flinching.

Best Moveset for Venomoth 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
120
100 10 Charges on first turn, attacks on second.
TM62
Bug Buzz
Special
135
100 10 May lower opponent's Special Defense.
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
.

Venomoth Level Up Moves

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

Lvl Move Desc
1
Gust
Power: 40
Acc: 100
PP: 35
Special

Hits Pokémon using Fly/Bounce with double power.
63
Quiver Dance
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 20
Status

Raises user's Special Attack, Special Defense and Speed.
59
Bug Buzz
Power:
135
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Special

May lower opponent's Special Defense.
1
Whirlwind
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 20
Status

In battles, the opponent switches. In the wild, the Pokémon runs.
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.
1
Disable
Power: —
Acc: 100
PP: 20
Status

Opponent can't use its last attack for a few turns.
1
Struggle Bug
Power:
75
Acc: 100
PP: 20
Special

Lowers opponent's Special Attack.
5
Supersonic
Power: —
Acc: 55
PP: 20
Status

Confuses opponent.
11
Confusion
Power: 50
Acc: 100
PP: 25
Special

May confuse opponent.
13
Poison Powder
Power: —
Acc: 75
PP: 35
Status

Poisons opponent.
17
Psybeam
Power: 65
Acc: 100
PP: 20
Special

May confuse opponent.
23
Stun Spore
Power: —
Acc: 75
PP: 30
Status

Paralyzes opponent.
25
Mega Drain
Power: 40
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Special

User recovers half the HP inflicted on opponent.
29
Sleep Powder
Power: —
Acc: 75
PP: 15
Status

Puts opponent to sleep.
37
Leech Life
Power:
120
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Physical

User recovers half the HP inflicted on opponent.
41
Zen Headbutt
Power: 80
Acc: 90
PP: 15
Physical

May cause flinching.
47
Poison Fang
Power:
75
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Physical

May badly poison opponent.
55
Psychic
Power: 90
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Special

May lower opponent's Special Defense.
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Venomoth TM Moves

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

TM Move Desc
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: 75
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Special

User recovers half the HP inflicted on opponent.
TM22
Solar Beam
Power: 120
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Special

Charges on first turn, attacks on second.
TM29
Psychic
Power: 90
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Special

May lower opponent's Special Defense.
TM32
Double Team
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 15
Status

Raises user's Evasiveness.
TM36
Sludge Bomb
Power:
135
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Special

May poison opponent.
TM40
Aerial Ace
Power: 60
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.
TM48
Skill Swap
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 10
Status

The user swaps Abilities with the opponent.
TM51
Roost
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 10
Status

User recovers half of its max HP and loses the Flying type temporarily.
TM53
Energy Ball
Power: 90
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.
TM62
Bug Buzz
Power:
135
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Special

May lower opponent's Special Defense.
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.
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.
TM97
Defog
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 15
Status

Lowers opponent's Evasiveness and clears fog.
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