Salanip are pastel blue, bipedal amphibious Pokémon. They have pastel blue skin with a white underbelly. Their wide eyes are radioactive green with small black pupils. Their arms have bright green claws with purple spots on the hands. Salanip's thin legs end in green claws. Salanip has a blue tail which ends in a small white fin.
Salanip live in swampy areas where they can thrive on the land and in the water.
More adapted to land than its previous evolution, Salanip has developed sharper claws. Its poison sacs allow it to stun prey.