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DarculaMini #058: Darcula
Pokémon
#060: Geckone GeckoneMini
TaraterrorMini
Taraterror
Tarantula Pokémon
#059
TaraterrorFront
Type
Bug Dark
Unknown
Abilities
Swarm or Intimidate
Hidden Ability
Immunity
Gender ratio
50% male, 50% female
Catch rate
45 (5.9%)
Breeding
Egg group
Bug
Hatch time
6630 steps
Height
0.9 m
0 m
Weight
47.3 kg
0 kg
Regional numbers
Pokédex
#059
Rikoto
Base experience yield
169
Leveling rate
Medium Slow
EV yield
Total: 2
1
HP
1
Atk
0
Def
0
Sp.Atk
0
Sp.Def
0
Speed
0
HP
0
Atk
0
Def
0
Sp.Atk
0
Sp.Def
0
Speed
Body style
Body14
Footprint
BodyUnknown
Pokédex color
Black
Base friendship
35

Darcula is a dual-type Bug/Dark Pokémon.

It evolves from Darcula starting at level 26.

Biology

Physiology

Gender Differences

Female Taraterror are larger than males.

Special Abilities

It can shoot off a sticky web that releases a dark aura.

Behavior

Habitat

Taraterror live inside dead tree trunks in dark forests.

Game data

Pokédex entries

Pokédex entry
The gentle giants of Bug-types, Taraterror is often misunderstood for it's fearsome appearance. Yet, despite their pleasant nature, they are merciless in battle.

Game locations

Availability
None
Common Victory Isle (Cave)
Uncommon Goopool Swamp (Headbutt)
Fossil
Rare
One

Held items

Held item(s)
None This Pokémon cannot be found holding an item.
Common
Uncommon
Rare
Always

Stats

Stat Range
At Lv. 50 At Lv. 100
HP: 90
150 - 197 290 - 384
Attack: 110
103 - 178 202 - 350
Defense: 84
80 - 149 155 - 293
Sp.Atk: 50
49 - 112 94 - 218
Sp.Def: 70
67 - 134 130 - 262
Speed: 80
76 - 145 148 - 284
Total: 484   Other Pokémon with this total  
  • Minimum stats are calculated with 0 EVs, IVs of 0, and a hindering nature, if applicable.
  • Maximum stats are calculated with 252 EVs, IVs of 31, and a helpful nature, if applicable.


Type effectiveness

Under normal battle conditions, this Pokémon is:
Immune to:
Normal
Fighting
Flying
Poison
Ground ½×
Rock
Bug
Ghost ½×
Steel
Fire
Water
Grass ½×
Electric
Psychic
Ice
Dragon
Dark ½×
Fairy
None
Doubly resistant to:
Normal
Fighting
Flying
Poison
Ground ½×
Rock
Bug
Ghost ½×
Steel
Fire
Water
Grass ½×
Electric
Psychic
Ice
Dragon
Dark ½×
Fairy
None
Resistant to:
Normal
Fighting
Flying
Poison
Ground ½×
Rock
Bug
Ghost ½×
Steel
Fire
Water
Grass ½×
Electric
Psychic
Ice
Dragon
Dark ½×
Fairy
None
Damaged normally by:
Normal
Fighting
Flying
Poison
Ground ½×
Rock
Bug
Ghost ½×
Steel
Fire
Water
Grass ½×
Electric
Psychic
Ice
Dragon
Dark ½×
Fairy
None
Weak to:
Normal
Fighting
Flying
Poison
Ground ½×
Rock
Bug
Ghost ½×
Steel
Fire
Water
Grass ½×
Electric
Psychic
Ice
Dragon
Dark ½×
Fairy
None
Doubly weak to:
Normal
Fighting
Flying
Poison
Ground ½×
Rock
Bug
Ghost ½×
Steel
Fire
Water
Grass ½×
Electric
Psychic
Ice
Dragon
Dark ½×
Fairy
None

Learnset

By leveling up

By leveling up
 Level   Move   Type   Cat.   Pwr.   Acc.   PP 
Start Destiny Bond Ghost Status —% 5
Start Quash Dark Status 100% 15
Start Thief Dark Physical 60 100% 25
Start Leech Life Bug Physical 20 100% 15
Start String Shot Bug Status 95% 40
Start Pursuit Dark Physical 40 100% 20
Start Spider Web Bug Status —% 10
6 Pursuit Dark Physical 40 100% 20
9 Spider Web Bug Status —% 10
13 Fury Cutter Bug Physical 40 95% 20
17 Bite Dark Physical 60 100% 25
20 Bug Bite Bug Physical 60 100% 20
24 Torment Dark Status 100% 15
29 Scary Face Normal Status 100% 10
33 Hyper Fang Normal Physical 80 90% 15
38 Disable Normal Status 100% 20
43 X-Scissor Bug Physical 80 100% 15
47 Sticky Web Bug Status —% 20
52 Crunch Dark Physical 80 100% 15
57 Nasty Plot Dark Status —% 20
  • A level of "Start" indicates a move that will be known by a Taraterror obtained at level 1
  • Bold indicates a move that gets STAB when used by Taraterror
  • Italic indicates a move that gets STAB only when used by an evolution of Taraterror

By TM/HM

By TM/HM
 TM   Move   Type   Cat.   Pwr.   Acc.   PP 
TMDark TM01 Hone Claws Dark Status 0000 00—}}—% 15
TMPoison TM06 Toxic Poison Status 0000 090}}90% 10
TMNormal TM10 Hidden Power Normal Special 06060 100}}100% 15
TMDark TM12 Taunt Dark Status 0000 100}}100% 20
TMNormal TM15 Hyper Beam Normal Special 150150 090}}90% 5
TMNormal TM17 Protect Normal Status 0000 00—}}—% 10
TMNormal TM21 Frustration Normal Physical 0000 100}}100% 20
TMGround TM26 Earthquake Ground Physical 100100 100}}100% 10
TMNormal TM27 Return Normal Physical 0000 100}}100% 20
TMGround TM28 Dig Ground Physical 08080 100}}100% 10
TMGhost TM30 Shadow Ball Ghost Special 08080 100}}100% 15
TMNormal TM32 Double Team Normal Status 0000 00—}}—% 15
TMDark TM41 Torment Dark Status 0000 100}}100% 15
TMNormal TM42 Facade Normal Physical 07070 100}}100% 20
TMPsychic TM44 Rest Psychic Status 0000 00—}}—% 10
TMNormal TM45 Attract Normal Status 0000 100}}100% 15
TMDark TM46 Thief Dark Physical 06060 100}}100% 25
TMNormal TM48 Round Normal Special 06060 100}}100% 15
TMRock TM49 Ancient Power Rock Special 06060 100}}100% 5
TMNormal TM54 False Swipe Normal Physical 04040 100}}100% 40
TMDark TM56 Fling Dark Physical 0000 100}}100% 10
TMSteel TM58 Razor Blade Steel Physical 09090 100}}100% 15
TMDark TM63 Embargo Dark Status 0000 100}}100% 15
TMGhost TM65 Shadow Claw Ghost Physical 07070 100}}100% 15
TMDark TM66 Payback Dark Physical 05050 100}}100% 10
TMNormal TM68 Giga Impact Normal Physical 150150 090}}90% 5
TMSteel TM74 Gyro Ball Steel Physical 0000 100}}100% 5
TMNormal TM75 Swords Dance Normal Status 0000 00—}}—% 20
TMBug TM76 Struggle Bug Bug Special 05050 100}}100% 20
TMGround TM78 Bulldoze Ground Physical 06060 100}}100% 20
TMBug TM81 X-Scissor Bug Physical 08080 100}}100% 15
TMBug TM83 Infestation Bug Special 02020 100}}100% 20
TMNormal TM87 Swagger Normal Status 0000 090}}90% 15
TMNormal TM88 Sleep Talk Normal Status 0000 00—}}—% 10
TMNormal TM90 Substitute Normal Status 0000 00—}}—% 10
TMFighting TM94 Rock Smash Fighting Physical 04040 100}}100% 15
TMDark TM95 Snarl Dark Special 05555 095}}95% 15
TMDark TM97 Dark Pulse Dark Special 08080 100}}100% 10
TMNormal TM100 Confide Normal Status 0000 00—}}—% 20
TMNormal TM101 Secret Power Normal Physical 07070 100}}100% 20
TMGhost TM103 Ominous Wind Ghost Special 06060 100}}100% 5
TMDark TM104 Dark Matter Dark Special 06060 00—}}—% 20
TMBug TM109 Bug Bomb Bug Special 07070 095}}95% 15
TMNormal HM01 Cut Normal Physical 05050 095}}95% 30
TMNormal HM04 Strength Normal Physical 08080 100}}100% 15
  • Bold indicates a move that gets STAB when used by Taraterror
  • Italic indicates a move that gets STAB only when used by an evolution of Taraterror

By breeding

By tutoring

By Move Tutor
 Move   Type   Cat.   Pwr.   Acc.   PP   Cost 
Snore Normal Special 50 100% 20 Bag Red Shard Sprite1
Bug Bite Bug Physical 60 100% 20 Bag Red Shard Sprite2
Dusty Dash Ground Special 50 100% 15 Bag Red Shard Sprite2
Bounce Flying Physical 85 85% 5 Bag Red Shard Sprite5
Dual Chop Dragon Physical 40 90% 15 Bag Blue Shard Sprite2
Spite Ghost Status 100% 10 Bag Yellow Shard Sprite1
Acupressure Normal Status —% 10 Bag Yellow Shard Sprite2
Snatch Dark Status —% 10 Bag Yellow Shard Sprite2
Knock Off Dark Physical 65 100% 20 Bag Yellow Shard Sprite4
Pain Split Normal Status —% 20 Bag Yellow Shard Sprite4
Foul Play Dark Physical 95 100% 15 Bag Yellow Shard Sprite4
Nasty Plot Dark Status —% 20 Bag Yellow Shard Sprite5
Phantom Grip Ghost Physical 80 100% 10 Bag Yellow Shard Sprite5
Block Normal Status —% 5 Bag Green Shard Sprite1
Super Fang Normal Physical Varies 90% 10 Bag Green Shard Sprite1
Electroweb Electric Special 55 95% 15 Bag Green Shard Sprite3
  • Bold indicates a move that gets STAB when used by Taraterror
  • Italic indicates a move that gets STAB only when used by an evolution of Taraterror

Evolution

DarculaFront
Unevolved
Darcula
 Bug  Dark 
Bag Rare Candy Sprite
level 26
TaraterrorFront
First evolution
Taraterror
 Bug  Dark 

Sprites

Front Back
GenderM TaraterrorFront File:TaraterrorBack.png
Front shiny Back shiny
GenderM TaraterrorFrontShiny File:TaraterrorBackShiny.png

Trivia

  • Taraterror and its pre-evolution are the only Dark/Bug types.
  • Taraterror's first name was Taranterror, but it was changed to fit in the only-ten-letters rule.

Origin

Taraterror is based upon the Tarantula, a species of toxic spider that can be found in the Brazillian rainforest and other humid areas. It could possibly be based off the Goliath Birdeater/Birdeater Tarantula.

Name origin

Taraterror's name comes from the words Tarantula and Terror.

In other languages

Language Title Meaning
Japanese
German
Spanish
French
Italian


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