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Revision as of 23:09, 3 October 2010

Wingull #278: Wingull
Pokémon
#280: Ralts Ralts
Pelipper
ペリッパー Pelipper
#279
279Pelipper.png
Art by Ken Sugimori from Ruby and Sapphire
Type
Water Flying
Category
Water Bird Pokémon
Abilities
Keen Eye Rain Dish
Hidden Ability
Exp. at Lv. 100
1,000,000
Regional Pokédex numbers
Hoenn
#028
Sinnoh
#120
Regional Browser numbers
Fiore
R-123
Almia
R-079
Oblivia
R-024 N-139
Height
3'11"
Imperial
1.2 m
Metric
Weight
61.7 lbs.
Imperial
28.0 kg
Metric
Dex color
Yellow
Catch rate
45 (5.9%)
Body style
Body09.png
Footprint
 F279.png 
Gender ratio
50% male, 50% female
Breeding
Water 1 and
Flying groups
21 cycles
(5355 minimum steps)
EV yield
HP
0
Atk
0
Def
2
Sp.Atk
0
Sp.Def
0
Speed
0
Base Exp.: 164 Battle Exp.: 1641*

Pelipper (Japanese: ペリッパー Pelipper) is a dual-type Water/Flying Pokémon.

It evolves from Wingull starting at level 25.

Biology

Physiology

Pelipper has a white body with a yellow underside. Its feet, wing tips, and head crest are blue and its bill is large and yellow with a throat pouch hanging under it. Its has a stubby tail.

Gender differences

None.

Special abilities

Pelipper can store a series of objects in their large, sturdy bill. They are also able to carry small creatures in it to protect them from predators.

Behavior

Pelipper searches for food while in flight by skimming the wave tops. When Pelipper spots prey, it dips its large bill into the sea to scoop up its numerous food items along with water in one motion. It then swallows everything in one big gulp.

Habitat

Pelipper live on steep cliffs that hang over the sea and that is where they build their nests.

Diet

Main article: Pokémon food

Pelipper eats its prey from the ocean by dipping their bills into the water and scooping them up. It can be presumed by the context that its prey consists of fish or small aquatic creatures.

In the anime

File:Pelipper anime.PNG
Pelipper in the anime

Major appearances

In You Said a Mouthful, a Trainer named Anthony has a Pelipper that he used to challenge other trainers to battle it in an unofficial gym. Anthony was exposed as a cheater because he stuffed a bunch of Poké Balls with small Pokémon in them into the Pelipper's bill.

In Sky High Gym Battle, Winona used a Pelipper against Ash during the Gym Battle. This Pelipper had a unique way handling its weakness to Electrical attacks. It strikes the ground with Steel Wing, which would cause any Electric attack pass through it into the ground.

Minor appearances

Pelipper first appeared in Hoenn Alone!.

Georgio owns a Pelipper that he used to send a letter to Misty and chase Butch and Cassidy in A Date With Delcatty.

Juan has a Pelipper that appeared in The Great Eight Fate!.

A Pelipper also appeared in Pruning a Passel of Pals!.

Pokédex entries

Episode Pokémon Source Entry
AG010 Pelipper Ash's Pokédex Pelipper, the Water Bird Pokémon. Pelipper carries small items in their mouths over long distances and, when tired, rest floating on water.
This concludes the entries from the Advanced Generation series.

In the TCG

Main article: Pelipper (TCG)

Game data

NPC appearances

Pokédex entries

This Pokémon was unavailable prior to Generation III.
Generation I
Red {{{redbluedex}}}
Blue
Yellow {{{yellowdex}}}
Stadium {{{stadiumdex}}}
Generation II
Gold {{{golddex}}}
Silver {{{silverdex}}}
Crystal {{{crystaldex}}}
Stadium 2 Unknown
Generation III
Ruby Pelipper is a flying transporter that carries small Pokémon and eggs inside its massive bill. This Pokémon builds its nest on steep cliffs facing the sea.
Sapphire Pelipper searches for food while in flight by skimming the wave tops. This Pokémon dips its large bill in the sea to scoop up food, then swallows everything in one big gulp.
Emerald It skims the tops of waves as it flies. When it spots prey, it uses its large beak to scoop up the victim with water. It protects its eggs in its beak.
FireRed It is a flying transporter that carries small Pokémon in its beak. It bobs on the waves to rest its wings.
LeafGreen
Generation IV
Diamond It dips its large bill in the sea, then scoops up numerous prey along with water.
Pearl It acts as a delivery service by carrying small Pokémon in its bill. It bobs on the waves to rest.
Platinum It is a messenger of the skies, carrying small Pokémon and eggs to safety in its bill.
HeartGold It protects its young in its beak. It bobs on waves, resting on them on days when the waters are calm.
SoulSilver
Generation V
Black くちのなかに ちいさなポケモンや タマゴをいれて あんぜんな ばしょに とどけてくれる そらの はこびや。
White
Black 2 {{{black2dex}}}
White 2 {{{white2dex}}}
Generation VI
X Unknown
Y Unknown

Game locations

This Pokémon was unavailable prior to Generation III.
Generation I
Red Blue
None Trade
Blue (Japan)
None Trade
Yellow
None Trade
Generation II
Gold Silver
None Trade
Crystal
None Trade
Generation III
Ruby Sapphire
Rare Routes 103, 104, 105, 106, 107, 108, 109, 110, 115, 118, 119, 121, 122, 123, 124, 125, 126, 127, 128, 129, 130, 131, 132, 133, 134, Dewford Town, Ever Grande City, Lilycove City, Mossdeep City, Pacifidlog Town, Slateport City
Emerald
Rare Routes 103, 104, 105, 106, 107, 108, 109, 110, 115, 118, 119, 121, 122, 123, 124, 125, 126, 127, 128, 129, 130, 131, 132, 133, 134, Dewford Town, Ever Grande City, Lilycove City, Mossdeep City, Pacifidlog Town, Slateport City
FireRed LeafGreen
None Trade
Colosseum
None Trade
XD
None Trade
Generation IV
Diamond Pearl
Uncommon Routes 205 (South), 213, 218, 219, 220, 221, 222, 223, 224, 226, 229, 230, Canalave City, Fuego Ironworks, Iron Island, Pastoria City, Pokémon League, Sunyshore City, Valley Windworks
Platinum
Uncommon Routes 219, 220, 221, 222, 223, 224, 226, 230, Iron Island, Pokémon League, Sunyshore City, Valley Windworks
HeartGold SoulSilver
None Evolve Wingull
Pal Park
Sea
Pokéwalker
Sightseeing
Generation V
Black White
None Trade
Black 2 White 2
None Trade
Dream World
None
Generation VI
X Y
None Trade


In side games

Game Location
Pokémon Pinball:
Ruby & Sapphire
Evolve from Wingull
Pokémon Trozei! Phobos Jet
Endless Level 11
Pair Trozei
Mr. Who's Den
Pokémon Mystery Dungeon
Red/Blue Rescue Team
Evolve from Wingull
Pokémon Mystery Dungeon
Explorers of Time/Darkness
Brine Cave (B1-B8)
Marine Resort (B1-B19)
Pokémon Ranger Safra Sea
Pokémon Ranger:
Shadows of Almia
Volcano Cave
Haruba Village
Pokémon Ranger:
Guardian Signs
Dontsuki Cape
Ice Temple
Mysterious Temple

Stats

Base stats

Stat Range
At Lv. 50 At Lv. 100
HP: 60
120 - 167 230 - 324
Attack: 50
49 - 112 94 - 218
Defense: 100
94 - 167 184 - 328
Sp.Atk: 85
81 - 150 157 - 295
Sp.Def: 70
67 - 134 130 - 262
Speed: 65
63 - 128 121 - 251
Total: 430   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.


Pokéathlon stats

Speed
2/3 ★★
Power
2/4 ★★☆☆
Skill
2/2 ★★
Stamina
4/5 ★★★★
Jump
5/5 ★★★★★
Total
15/19 ★★★

Type effectiveness

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

Learnset

By leveling up

Generation V
Other generations:
III - IV - VI
 Level   Move   Type   Cat.   Pwr.   Acc.   PP 
00Start Waterlog Water Status 0000 100100% 20
00Start Growl Normal Status 0000 100100% 40
00Start Water Gun Water Special 04040 100100% 25
00Start Water Sport Water Status 0000 —% 15
00Start Wing Attack Flying Physical 06060 100100% 35
066 SuperSonic Normal Status 0000 05555% 20
1111 Wing Attack Flying Physical 06060 100100% 35
1616 Mist Ice Status 0000 —% 30
1919 Water Pulse Water Special 06060 100100% 20
2424 Payback Dark Physical 05050 100100% 10
2525 Protect Normal Status 0000 —% 10
3131 Roost Flying Status 0000 —% 10
3838 Stockpile Normal Status 0000 —% 20
3838 Swallow Normal Status 0000 —% 10
3838 Spit Up Normal Special 0000 100100% 10
4343 Fling Dark Physical 0000 100100% 10
5050 Tailwind Flying Status 0000 —% 30
5757 Hydro Pump Water Special 120120 08080% 5
6363 Windstorm Flying Special 120120 07070% 10
  • A level of "Start" indicates a move that will be known by a Pelipper obtained at level 1 in Generation V
  • Bold indicates a move that gets STAB when used by Pelipper
  • Italic indicates a move that gets STAB only when used by an evolution of Pelipper
  • Click on the generation numbers at the top to see level-up moves from other generations

By TM/HM

Generation V
Other generations:
III - IV - VI
 TM   Move   Type   Cat.   Pwr.   Acc.   PP 
Bag TM Poison Sprite.png TM06 Toxic Poison Status 0000 090}}90% 10
Bag TM Ice Sprite.png TM07 Hail Ice Status 0000 —}}—% 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM10 Hidden Power Normal Special 0000 100}}100% 15
Bag TM Ice Sprite.png TM13 Ice Beam Ice Special 09595 100}}100% 10
Bag TM Ice Sprite.png TM14 Blizzard Ice Special 120120 070}}70% 5
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM15 Hyper Beam Normal Special 150150 090}}90% 5
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM17 Protect Normal Status 0000 —}}—% 10
Bag TM Water Sprite.png TM18 Rain Dance Water Status 0000 —}}—% 5
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM21 Frustration Normal Physical 0000 100}}100% 20
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM27 Return Normal Physical 0000 100}}100% 20
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM32 Double Team Normal Status 0000 —}}—% 15
Bag TM Flying Sprite.png TM40 Aerial Ace Flying Physical 06060 —}}—% 20
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM42 Facade Normal Physical 07070 100}}100% 20
Bag TM Psychic Sprite.png TM44 Rest Psychic Status 0000 —}}—% 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM45 Attract Normal Status 0000 100}}100% 15
Bag TM Dark Sprite.png TM46 Thief Dark Physical 04040 100}}100% 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM48 Canon Normal Special 06060 100}}100% 15
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM49 Echo Voice Normal Special 04040 100}}100% 15
Bag TM Water Sprite.png TM55 Boiling Water Water Special 08080 100}}100% 15
Bag TM Dark Sprite.png TM56 Fling Dark Physical 0000 100}}100% 10
Bag TM Flying Sprite.png TM58 Freefall Flying Physical 06060 100}}100% 10
Bag TM Dark Sprite.png TM66 Payback Dark Physical 05050 100}}100% 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM68 Giga Impact Normal Physical 150150 090}}90% 5
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM87 Swagger Normal Status 0000 090}}90% 15
Bag TM Flying Sprite.png TM88 Pluck Flying Physical 06060 100}}100% 20
Bag TM Bug Sprite.png TM89 U-turn Bug Physical 07070 100}}100% 20
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM90 Substitute Normal Status 0000 —}}—% 10
Bag HM Flying Sprite.png HM02 Fly Flying Physical 09090 095}}95% 15
Bag HM Water Sprite.png HM03 Surf Water Special 09595 100}}100% 15
  • Bold indicates a move that gets STAB when used by Pelipper
  • Italic indicates a move that gets STAB only when used by an evolution of Pelipper
  • Click on the generation numbers at the top to see TM moves from other generations

By breeding

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By tutoring

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|- style="background:#9DB7F5" | colspan="13" | Bold indicates a move that gets STAB
Italic indicates a move that gets STAB only from an evolution of this Pokémon
A colored initial indicates that the move is not available to be tutored in this game,
while a colored background indicates that the move is available.
|} |}

Side game data

Pokémon Pinball
 N/A 
Not available
Pokémon Pinball RS
 PinRS279.png 
Acquisition: Evolve
Pokémon Trozei!
 Trozeiani279.gif 
Rarity: Common
Pokémon Mystery Dungeon
Red Rescue Team and Blue Rescue Team
MDP279.png Body size: 1
Recruit rate: Evolve
Friend Area: Shallow Beach
Phrases
51%-100% HP You need things delivered? You've come to the right place!
26%-50% HP What's going on? My health is half gone already?
1%-25% HP I've had it... My heavy bill is dragging me down...
Level up That'd be me leveling up! It feels like my bill got bigger, too!
Partner phrases
51%-100% HP <name>, my HP is between 51% and 100%.
26%-50% HP <name>, my HP is between 26% and 50%.
1%-25% HP <name>, my HP is between 1% and 25%.
Level up That'd be me leveling up! It feels like my bill got bigger, too!
Pokémon Mystery Dungeon
Explorers of Time, Explorers of Darkness
,
and Explorers of Sky
MDP279.png Body size: 1
Recruit rate: -12%
IQ group: D
Pokémon Ranger
Group:  Water  Poké Assist: Water PA.png
( Water )
Field move: None
Loops: 12 Min. exp.: N/A Max. exp.: N/A
Browser entry  
Pelipper wheels high in the sky. It sometimes comes down to sea level.
Pokémon Ranger: Shadows of Almia
Group:  Water  Poké Assist: Water PA.png
( Water )
Field move: Soak 3 field move.png
(Soak ×3)
Browser entry  
It spits water to attack.
Pokémon Ranger: Guardian Signs
Group: Poké Assist: Field move:
 Water  Water Assist.png
( Water )
Past
Electric Assist.png
( Normal )
Cut 2 field move.png
(Cut ×2)
Past
Electrify 1 field move.png
(Electrify ×1)
Browser entry  
This Pokémon does not have a browser entry.
N/A Not
Available
Defense
Speed
N/A Not
Available
Defense
Speed
N/A Not
Available
Defense
Speed
N/A Not
Available
Defense
Speed
N/A Not
Available
Defense
Speed
N/A Not
Available
Defense
Speed
PokéPark Wii: Pikachu's Adventure
None.png PokéPark Pad entry:
This Pokémon has no PokéPark Pad entry.
PokéPark 2: Wonders Beyond
None.png Strong: {{{Park2strong}}} Weak: {{{Park2weak}}}
PokéPark Pad entry:
This Pokémon has no PokéPark Pad entry.
None.png HP: Move: {{{ConquestMove}}}
Attack: Ability 1: {{{ConquestAbility1}}}
Defense: Ability 2: {{{ConquestAbility2}}}
Speed: Ability 3: {{{ConquestAbility3}}}
Does not evolve.
Range: 0 Perfect Links: {{{ConquestLink}}}

Evolution

Wingull
Unevolved
Wingull
 Water  Flying 
Rare Candy
Level 25


Pelipper
First evolution
Pelipper
 Water  Flying 

Sprites

Gen Game
I Red Blue Yellow Red (Ja) Green Back
This Pokémon did not appear during Generation I.
II Gold Silver Crystal   Back
This Pokémon did not appear during Generation II.
III Ruby Sapphire Emerald FireRed LeafGreen Back
Spr 3r 279.png Spr 3e 279.png Spr 3r 279.png Spr b 3r 279.png
Spr 3r 279 s.png Spr 3e 279 s.png Spr 3r 279 s.png Spr b 3r 279 s.png
IV Diamond Pearl Platinum HeartGold SoulSilver Back
Spr 4d 279.png Spr 4p 279.png Spr 4p 279.png Spr b 4d 279.png
Spr 4d 279 s.png Spr 4p 279 s.png Spr 4p 279 s.png Spr b 4d 279 s.png
V Black White Black 2 White 2 Back
Spr 5b 279.png Spr 5b 279.png Spr b 5b 279.png
Spr 5b 279 s.png Spr 5b 279 s.png Spr b 5b 279 s.png
Pelipper For other sprites and images, please see Pelipper images on Bulbagarden Archives.

Trivia

  • Pelipper, along with Poliwhirl, is available underleveled in the Sightseeing Pokéwalker route.

Origin

This Pokémon resembles a pelican.

Name origin

Pelipper's name is probably derived from pelican and skipper, a rank of sailor, or possibly "flipper" referring to its wings. It may also be a combination of "pelican" and "propeller", such as those used by submarines, due to its aquatic nature.

In other languages

  • German: Pelipper
  • French: Bekipan - From bec qui pend (beak that hangs). It also sounds like pélican (pelican).
  • Korean: 패리퍼 Pelipper
  • Chinese (Taiwan): 大嘴鷗 Dà Zuǐ Ōu - Literally "Big-mouthed gull".

External links

Wingull #278: Wingull
Pokémon
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