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Scatterbug Stats

Scatterbug highest IV stat is Def (40) and the lowest being Special Defense (25).

Rank Value Stat
F
38
HP
F
35
Atk
F
40
Def
F
27
Sp.Atk
F
25
Sp.Def
F
35
Speed
F
200
Total

Scatterbug Guide

Scatterbug has a 1 Defense EV Yield, which means the best nature to have with Scatterbug is a Lax nature due to the highest IV stat being Defense.

Scatterbug Detail
Wild Held ItemNone
Wild Material Drops
Best Nature
Lax
+10% Defense
-10% Special Defense
Weak To
2x
2x
2x
Resistance To
1/2
1/2
1/2
Catch Rate255 (33.3% with PokéBall, full HP)
EV Yield1 Defense

How To Evolve Scatterbug in Pokemon Scarlet & Violet

Scatterbug Regular Evolution requires Level 9 to evolve into Spewpa and Level 12 to evolve into Vivillon.

    Scatterbug Regular Evolution
  1. #035
    Scatterbug
  2. Evolves at level 9
  3. #036
    Spewpa
  4. Evolves at level 12
  5. #037
    Vivillon

Scatterbug Regular Evolution's most significant stat increase will be its SpAtk stat.

Evolutions Total HP Atk Def Sp.Atk Sp.Def Speed
Scatterbug
200
38
35
40
27
25
35
Stat Increase
+13
+7
+13
+20
+0
+5
+6
Spewpa
213
45
22
60
27
30
29
Stat Increase
+198
+35
+30
+10
+63
+20
+60
Vivillon
411
80
52
50
90
50
89
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Where To Find Scatterbug Locations in Pokemon SV

Scatterbug has 2 spawn locations in pokemon scarlet and violet. You can find the evolved form Spewpa appearing at level 8 - 20, within the South Province (Area One), South Province (Area Four), South Province (Area Five) location.

Scatterbug Locations

Location How To Catch Pokemon Spawns
Very Common
50%
Grass (60%) Biome
Scatterbug
Lv. 4 - 6
Common
30%
Flower (30%) Biome
Spewpa
Lv. 8 - 20

Pokemon SV Scatterbug Weakness

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

Scatterbug Type Weakness Chart
Damage Taken Types
+400%
Damage From
+200%
Damage From
Flying
2x
Rock
2x
Fire
2x
-50%
Less Damage From
Fighting
1/2
Ground
1/2
Grass
1/2
-75%
Less Damage From
Immune
to Damage From

What pokemon is Scatterbug Weak Against?
Increased Damage
Tier Pokemon Damage Taken Based on Move Type
S
+200%
S
+200%
S
+200%
S
+200%
S
+200%
S
+200%
S
+200%
S
+200%

What pokemon is Scatterbug Resistant Against?
Reduced Damage
Tier Pokemon Damage Taken Based on Move Type
S
-50%
S
-50%
S
-50%
S
-50%
S
-50%
S
-50%
S
-50%
S
-50%
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Best Moves for Scatterbug in Scarlet and Violet

Scatterbug Best Moves to use when choosing a Moveset, includes leveling moves such as Stun Spore and TM Moves like , and .

Unlock Move Description
Struggle Bug
Bug
Tier:
D Tier
Power:
50
Acc:
100
PP:
20
Special
Effect:
The user attacks by struggling against opposing Pokemon. This also lowers their Sp. Atk stats.
Lv. 15
Bug Bite
Bug
Tier:
D Tier
Power:
60
Acc:
100
PP:
20
Physical
Effect:
The user attacks by biting the target. If the target is holding a Berry, the user eats it and gains its effect.
Lv. 1
Tackle
Normal
Tier:
E Tier
Power:
40
Acc:
100
PP:
35
Physical
Effect:
A physical attack in which the user charges and slams into the target with its whole body.
Egg
Poison Powder
Poison
Tier:
F Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
75
PP:
35
Status
Effect:
The user scatters a cloud of poisonous dust that poisons the target.
Lv. 6
Stun Spore
Grass
Tier:
F Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
75
PP:
30
Status
Effect:
The user scatters a cloud of numbing powder that paralyzes the target.

List of Scatterbug Moves in

Scatterbug can learn 4 Moves from Leveling Up and 1 TM Moves. Moves like Stun Spore which, Scatterbug will learn by reaching level 6. You can also learn TM tutor moves such as , and .

Scatterbug Level Up Moves

List of the 4 Moves Scatterbug can learn from leveling up.

Lv Move Description
Lv.1
String Shot
Bug
Tier:
? Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
95
PP:
40
Status
Effect:
The user blows silk from its mouth that binds opposing Pokemon and harshly lowers their Speed stats.
Lv.1
Tackle
Normal
Tier:
E Tier
Power:
40
Acc:
100
PP:
35
Physical
Effect:
A physical attack in which the user charges and slams into the target with its whole body.
Lv.6
Stun Spore
Grass
Tier:
F Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
75
PP:
30
Status
Effect:
The user scatters a cloud of numbing powder that paralyzes the target.
Lv.15
Bug Bite
Bug
Tier:
D Tier
Power:
60
Acc:
100
PP:
20
Physical
Effect:
The user attacks by biting the target. If the target is holding a Berry, the user eats it and gains its effect.