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Skuntank
Poison Type
Dark Type
Skunk Pokémon
Hisuian Pokedex: #111

Pokemon Legends Arceus Skuntank is a Poison and Dark Type Skunk Pokémon with a Medium Fast growth rate and a 2 HP EV Yield. Skuntank can be found with Stench, Aftermath and Keen Eye as an Ability; we recommend the Naughty Nature, based on 479 total combined Base Stats in PLA.

Navigate this Skuntank Guide using the links below.

Skuntank Stats and Abilities

Based on Skuntank Base IVs we consider this pokemon C-Tier choice. Skuntank Highest IV Stat is Attack (93) and the Lowest being Special Defense (61).

Skuntank Stats
Rank Stat Value
D
HP
103
C
Attack
93
E
Defense
67
D
Special Attack
71
E
Special Defense
61
D
Speed
84
C
Total
479
Skuntank Details
Skuntank Detail
Best Nature
Naughty
+10% Attack
-10% Special Defense
Liked Foods
Caught in the Wild Held Item Chance
Catch Rate60 (7.8% with PokéBall, full HP)
Egg Groups
Field
Skuntank Abilities
Abilities Description
Ability 1
Stench
A Pokémon with Stench has a 10% chance of causing the opponent to flinch when hit by a damaging move (provided the ability-bearer strikes first as usual).
Ability 2
Aftermath
If an attacker faints a Pokémon with Aftermath using a contact move, the attacker will lose 1/4 of their maximum HP.
Hidden Ability
Keen Eye
Keen Eye prevents the Pokémon from losing accuracy, for example from moves like Sand-Attack.

How To Evolve Skuntank in Pokemon Legends Arceus

Stunky requires (Level 34) to evolve into Skuntank.

Skuntank Evolutions
Base Form Evolution Requirement First Evolution
Stunky
Poison TypeDark Type
Level 34
Skuntank
Poison TypeDark Type
Skuntank Evolution Stat Changes
Evolutions Total HP Attack Special Attack Defense Special Defense Speed
Stunky
329
63
63
41
47
41
74
Stat Change
+150
+40
+30
+30
+20
+20
+10
Skuntank
479
103
93
71
67
61
84

Alpha Skuntank Locations

List of Locations you can find Alpha Skuntank in PLA.

Alpha Skuntank Map Locations in Crimson Mirelands
Crimson Mirelands Skuntank Alpha Pokemon Locations
Lv. Location Description
45Crimson Mirelands Scarlet Bog

Where To Find Skuntank Locations in Pokemon Legends Arceus

List of Locations where you can find and catch Skuntank in PLA.

Skuntank has 1 spawn locations in Pokemon Legends Arceus. You can find the Unevolved form Lv. 21 - 37 Skuntank, within the Scarlet Bog location via On Land.

Crimson Mirelands Skuntank Locations
Pokemon Spawns Location How To Catch
Stunky
Poison TypeDark Type
Lv. 21 - 24
Crimson Mirelands
Scarlet Bog
On Land
Very Common
Skuntank
Poison TypeDark Type
Lv. 21 - 37
Crimson Mirelands
Scarlet Bog
On Land
Rare

Pokemon LA Skuntank Weakness

Skuntank is a Poison and Dark Type pokemon. This will cause Skuntank to take More Damage from Ground Type Moves, and Less Damage from Poison, Grass, Ghost, Dark, Psychic Type moves.

Skuntank Type Weakness
Damage Types
4.0x
More Damage
2.0x
More Damage
Ground
0.5x
Less Damage
Poison
Grass
Ghost
Dark
0.25x
Less Damage
Immune to Damage
Psychic

What pokemon is Skuntank Weak Against?

Skuntank Weak Against
Tier Pokemon
S
Landorus Therian
Ground Type
Flying Type
S
Garchomp
Dragon Type
Ground Type
S
Landorus
Ground Type
Flying Type
A
Ursaluna
Normal Type
Ground Type
A
Rhyperior
Ground Type
Rock Type

What pokemon is Skuntank Strong Against?

Skuntank Strong Against
Tier Pokemon
S
Giratina Origin
Ghost Type
Dragon Type
S
Giratina Altered
Ghost Type
Dragon Type
S
Shaymin Sky
Grass Type
Flying Type
S
Cresselia
Psychic Type
S
Darkrai
Dark Type

How To Complete Skuntank Research Tasks in PLA

Research Task Task 1 Task 2 Task 3 Task 4 Task 5 Task 6 Task 7
Number caught1241015
Number of alpha specimens caught1
Number defeated1361225
Number of you've defeated with Ground-type moves1261225
Times you have seen it use Venoshock1361225
Times you have seen it use Flamethrower1382040
Times you've seen it use a strong style move1361225

Best Skuntank Moves in Pokemon Legends Arceus

Best Moveset for Skuntank Lv Up Moves based on Power.

Skuntank Best Moves
Level Best Moves Type Class Power Acc PP Effect
43
Double-Edge
Physical
120
100 15 User receives recoil damage.
34
Flamethrower
Special
90
100 15 May burn opponent.
34
Poison Jab
Physical
120
100 20 May poison the opponent.
25
Night Slash
Physical
105
100 15 High critical hit ratio.
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 Bold
Red Text
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Skuntank Level Up Moves in PLA

List of Moves Skuntank can learn by reaching higher levels in Pokemon Legends Arceus. Level Requirements within (#) are the Level you (Master) the move at; this allows you to use the move in Agile and Strong Stance.

Skuntank Level Up Moves
Level Move Description
1
(10)
Tackle
Normal Type
Power: 40
Acc: 100
PP: 35
Physical

A physical attack in which the user charges and slams into the target with its whole body.
6
(15)
Acid Spray
Poison Type
Power:
60
Acc: 100
PP: 20
Special

Sharply lowers opponent's Special Defense.
11
(20)
Poison Gas
Poison Type
Power: —
Acc: 90
PP: 40
Status

Poisons opponent.
18
(28)
Venoshock
Poison Type
Power:
97.5
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Special

Inflicts double damage if the target is poisoned.
25
(35)
Night Slash
Dark Type
Power:
105
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Physical

High critical hit ratio.
34
(45)
Poison Jab
Poison Type
Power:
120
Acc: 100
PP: 20
Physical

May poison the opponent.
34
(45)
Flamethrower
Fire Type
Power: 90
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Special

May burn opponent.
43
(54)
Double-Edge
Normal Type
Power: 120
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Physical

User receives recoil damage.
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Skuntank Move Shop Attacks in PLA

List of Moves Skuntank can learn from the Move Shop.

Skuntank Move Shop Moves
Move Shop Description
Rock Smash
Fighting Type
Power: 40
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Physical

May lower opponent's Defense.
Swift
Normal Type
Power: 60
Acc: —
PP: 20
Special

Ignores Accuracy and Evasiveness.
Focus Energy
Normal Type
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 30
Status

Increases critical hit ratio.
Rest
Psychic Type
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 10
Status

User sleeps for 2 turns, but user is fully healed.
Poison Jab
Poison Type
Power:
120
Acc: 100
PP: 20
Physical

May poison the opponent.
Shadow Claw
Ghost Type
Power: 70
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Physical

High critical hit ratio.
Iron Tail
Steel Type
Power: 100
Acc: 75
PP: 15
Physical

May lower opponent's Defense.
Sludge Bomb
Poison Type
Power:
135
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Special

May poison opponent.
Shadow Ball
Ghost Type
Power: 80
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Special

May lower opponent's Special Defense.
Snarl
Dark Type
Power:
82.5
Acc: 95
PP: 15
Special

Lowers opponent's Special Attack.
Giga Impact
Normal Type
Power: 150
Acc: 90
PP: 5
Physical

User must recharge next turn.
Play Rough
Fairy Type
Power: 90
Acc: 90
PP: 10
Physical

May lower opponent's Attack.
Hyper Beam
Normal Type
Power: 150
Acc: 90
PP: 5
Special

User must recharge next turn.
Flamethrower
Fire Type
Power: 90
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Special

May burn opponent.
Dark Pulse
Dark Type
Power:
120
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Special

May cause flinching.
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Pokemon similar to Skuntank based on Poison Type
Similar Poison Pokemon
TIER Pokemon Type Total HP Attack Special Attack Defense Special Defense Speed
A
Crobat-Pokemon-Image
Crobat
POISON-Type FLYING-Type 535 85 90 70 80 80 130
B
Tentacruel-Pokemon-Image
Tentacruel
WATER-Type POISON-Type 515 80 70 80 65 120 100
B
Roserade-Pokemon-Image
Roserade
GRASS-Type POISON-Type 515 60 70 125 65 105 90
B
Overqwil-Pokemon-Image
Overqwil
DARK-Type POISON-Type 510 85 115 65 95 65 85
B
Sneasler-Pokemon-Image
Sneasler
POISON-Type FIGHTING-Type 510 80 130 40 60 80 120
Pokemon similar to Skuntank based on Dark Type
Similar Dark Pokemon
TIER Pokemon Type Total HP Attack Special Attack Defense Special Defense Speed
S
Darkrai-Pokemon-Image
Darkrai
DARK-Type 600 70 90 135 90 90 125
A
Hisuian Samurott-Pokemon-Image
Hisuian Samurott
WATER-Type DARK-Type 528 90 108 100 80 65 85
B
Umbreon-Pokemon-Image
Umbreon
DARK-Type 525 95 65 60 110 130 65
B
Weavile-Pokemon-Image
Weavile
DARK-Type ICE-Type 510 70 120 45 65 85 125
B
Overqwil-Pokemon-Image
Overqwil
DARK-Type POISON-Type 510 85 115 65 95 65 85
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