Pokemon
Regular
Shiny
Wurmple
Bug Type
Worm Pokémon
Hisuian Pokedex: #018

Pokemon Legends Arceus Wurmple is a Bug Type Worm Pokémon with a Medium Fast growth rate and a 1 HP EV Yield. Wurmple can be found with Shield Dust as an Ability; we recommend the Brave Nature, based on 195 total combined Base Stats in PLA.

Navigate this Wurmple Guide using the links below.

Wurmple Stats and Abilities

Based on Wurmple Base IVs we consider this pokemon F-Tier choice. Wurmple Highest IV Stat is Attack (45) and the Lowest being Speed (20).

Wurmple Stats
Rank Stat Value
F
HP
45
F
Attack
45
F
Defense
35
F
Special Attack
20
F
Special Defense
30
F
Speed
20
F
Total
195
Wurmple Details
Wurmple Detail
Best Nature
Brave
+10% Attack
-10% Speed
Liked Foods
Caught in the Wild Held Item Chance
Catch Rate255 (33.3% with PokéBall, full HP)
Egg Groups
Bug
Wurmple Abilities
Abilities Description
Ability 1
Shield Dust
Blocks the added effects of attacks taken.
Hidden Ability
Run Away
Run Away allows the bearer to flee a battle with a wild Pokémon without fail, even if the opposing Pokémon has used a move like Mean Look or Bind, or has an ability such as Arena Trap.

How To Evolve Wurmple in Pokemon Legends Arceus

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

Wurmple Evolutions
Base Form Evolution Requirement First Evolution Evolution Requirement Final Evolution
Wurmple
Bug Type
Level 7, random based on personality
Silcoon
Bug Type
Level 10
Beautifly
Bug TypeFlying Type
Wurmple
Bug Type
Level 7, random based on personality
Cascoon
Bug Type
Level 10
Dustox
Bug TypeFlying Type
Wurmple Evolution Stat Changes
Evolutions Total HP Attack Special Attack Defense Special Defense Speed
Wurmple
195
45
45
20
35
30
20
Stat Change
+10
+5
+10
+5
+20
+5
+5
Silcoon
205
50
35
25
55
25
15
Stat Change
+190
+10
+35
+75
+5
+25
+50
Beautifly
395
60
70
100
50
50
65
Alternative Evolution
Wurmple
195
45
45
20
35
30
20
Stat Change
+10
+5
+10
+5
+20
+5
+5
Cascoon
205
50
35
25
55
25
15
Stat Change
+190
+10
+35
+75
+5
+25
+50
Beautifly
395
60
70
100
50
50
65

Where To Find Wurmple Locations in Pokemon Legends Arceus

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

Wurmple has 2 spawn locations in Pokemon Legends Arceus. You can find the Unevolved form Lv. 29 - 32 Dustox, within the Veilstone Cape location via On Land, Flying.

Obsidian Fieldlands Wurmple Locations
Pokemon Spawns Location How To Catch
Beautifly
Bug TypeFlying Type
Lv. 13 - 16
Obsidian Fieldlands
The Heartwood
On Land, Flying
Very Common
Dustox
Bug TypePoison Type
Lv. 13 - 16
Obsidian Fieldlands
The Heartwood
On Land, Flying
Very Common
Beautifly
Bug TypeFlying Type
Lv. 15 - 18
Obsidian Fieldlands
Grueling Grove
On Land, Flying
Very Common
Dustox
Bug TypePoison Type
Lv. 15 - 23
Obsidian Fieldlands
Grueling Grove
On Land, Flying
Very Common
Beautifly
Bug TypeFlying Type
Lv. 18 - 22
Obsidian Fieldlands
Floaro Gardens
On Land, Flying
Very Common
Dustox
Bug TypePoison Type
Lv. 18 - 22
Obsidian Fieldlands
Floaro Gardens
On Land, Flying
Very Common
Wurmple
Bug Type
Lv. 2 - 4
Obsidian Fieldlands
Floaro Gardens
On Land
Very Common
Wurmple
Bug Type
Lv. 2 - 4
Obsidian Fieldlands
Horseshoe Plains
On Land
Very Common
Cascoon
Bug Type
Lv. 2 - 5
Obsidian Fieldlands
Floaro Gardens
On Land
Rare
Silcoon
Bug Type
Lv. 2 - 7
Obsidian Fieldlands
Floaro Gardens
On Land
Common
Cascoon
Bug Type
Lv. 2 - 9
Obsidian Fieldlands
Horseshoe Plains
On Land
Rare
Beautifly
Bug TypeFlying Type
Lv. 22 - 24
Obsidian Fieldlands
Grueling Grove
Mass Outbreaks
Very Common
Wurmple
Bug Type
Lv. 3 - 6
Obsidian Fieldlands
The Heartwood
On Land
Very Common
Cascoon
Bug Type
Lv. 3 - 9
Obsidian Fieldlands
The Heartwood
On Land
Rare
Silcoon
Bug Type
Lv. 3 - 9
Obsidian Fieldlands
The Heartwood
On Land
Common
Cascoon
Bug Type
Lv. 7 - 9
Obsidian Fieldlands
Floaro Gardens
Mass Outbreaks
Very Common
Silcoon
Bug Type
Lv. 7 - 9
Obsidian Fieldlands
Floaro Gardens
Mass Outbreaks
Very Common
Cobalt Coastlands Wurmple Locations
Pokemon Spawns Location How To Catch
Beautifly
Bug TypeFlying Type
Lv. 29 - 32
Cobalt Coastlands
Bathers' Lagoon
On Land, Flying
Very Common
Beautifly
Bug TypeFlying Type
Lv. 29 - 32
Cobalt Coastlands
Veilstone Cape
On Land, Flying
Very Common
Dustox
Bug TypePoison Type
Lv. 29 - 32
Cobalt Coastlands
Bathers' Lagoon
On Land, Flying
Very Common
Dustox
Bug TypePoison Type
Lv. 29 - 32
Cobalt Coastlands
Veilstone Cape
On Land, Flying
Very Common

Pokemon LA Wurmple Weakness

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

Wurmple Type Weakness
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 Wurmple Weak Against?

Wurmple Weak Against
Tier Pokemon
S
Heatran
Fire Type
Steel Type
S
Tornadus
Flying Type
S
Thundurus
Electric Type
Flying Type
S
Enamorus
Fairy Type
Flying Type
S
Enamorus Therian
Fairy Type
Flying Type

What pokemon is Wurmple Strong Against?

Wurmple Strong Against
Tier Pokemon
S
Garchomp
Dragon Type
Ground Type
S
Shaymin Land
Grass Type
A
Ursaluna
Normal Type
Ground Type
A
Tangrowth
Grass Type
A
Mamoswine
Ice Type
Ground Type

How To Complete Wurmple Research Tasks in PLA

Research Task Task 1 Task 2 Task 3 Task 4 Task 5 Task 6 Task 7
Number caught1361225
Number of light specimens caught12345
Number you've caught without being spotted124610
Number defeated1361225
Times you have seen it use Poison Sting1361225
Number you've evolved123

Best Wurmple Moves in Pokemon Legends Arceus

Best Moveset for Wurmple Lv Up Moves based on Power.

Wurmple Best Moves
Level Best Moves Type Class Power Acc PP Effect
6
Tackle
Physical
40
100 35 A physical attack in which the user charges and slams into the target with its whole body.
1
Poison Sting
Physical
15
100 35 May poison the opponent.
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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Wurmple Level Up Moves in PLA

List of Moves Wurmple 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.

Wurmple Level Up Moves
Level Move Description
1
(10)
Poison Sting
Poison Type
Power: 15
Acc: 100
PP: 35
Physical

May poison the opponent.
6
(15)
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.
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Pokemon similar to Wurmple based on Bug Type
Similar Bug Pokemon
TIER Pokemon Type Total HP Attack Special Attack Defense Special Defense Speed
B
Yanmega-Pokemon-Image
Yanmega
BUG-Type FLYING-Type 515 86 76 116 86 56 95
B
Kleavor-Pokemon-Image
Kleavor
BUG-Type ROCK-Type 505 70 135 45 95 75 85
B
Scyther-Pokemon-Image
Scyther
BUG-Type FLYING-Type 500 70 110 55 80 80 105
B
Scizor-Pokemon-Image
Scizor
BUG-Type STEEL-Type 500 70 130 55 100 80 65
B
Heracross-Pokemon-Image
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BUG-Type FIGHTING-Type 500 80 125 40 75 95 85
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