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Purugly (Pokémon)

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000 #{{{prevnum}}}: Glameow
Pokémon
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Purugly
プニャット Bunyat
#432
130
Artwork from D/P
Type
Normal '
Category
Tiger Cat Pokémon
Abilities
Thick Fat or Own Tempo
Exp. at Lv. 100
800,000
Regional Pokédex numbers
Sinnoh
#077
Regional Browser numbers
Height
3′03″
Imperial
1.0 m
Metric
Weight
96.6 lbs.
Imperial
43.8 kg
Metric
Dex color
Gray
Catch rate
75 (9.8%)
Body style
Body08.png
Footprint
 F432.png 
Gender ratio
Genderless
Breeding
Ground group 1 cycles
(255 minimum steps)
EV yield
HP
0
Atk
0
Def
0
Sp.Atk
0
Sp.Def
0
Speed
0
Base Exp.: 183 Battle Exp.: 1831*

Purugly (Japanese: ブニャット Bunyat) is a Normal-type Pokémon.

Biology

Physiology

Purugly looks like a big gray and white cat, with a tail similar to Glameow. It still has a crescent shape head. Its ears are pointed and purple-colored. It has whiskers with a zigzag like pattern at the end of them.

Gender differences

None.

Special abilities

Behavior

Habitat

Diet

Main article: Pokémon food

In the anime

Purugly was seen in The Rise of Darkrai on a rooftop.

In the manga

In the TCG

Main article: Purugly (TCG)

Game data

Pokédex entries

This Pokémon was unavailable prior to Generation IV.
Generation I
Red {{{redbluedex}}}
Blue
Yellow {{{yellowdex}}}
Stadium {{{stadiumdex}}}
Generation II
Gold {{{golddex}}}
Silver {{{silverdex}}}
Crystal {{{crystaldex}}}
Stadium 2 Unknown
Generation III
Ruby {{{rubydex}}}
Sapphire {{{sapphiredex}}}
Emerald {{{emeralddex}}}
FireRed {{{firereddex}}}
LeafGreen {{{leafgreendex}}}
Generation IV
Diamond It is a brazen brute that barges its way into another Pokémon's nest and claims it as its own.
Pearl To make itself appear intimidatingly beefy, it tightly cinches its waist with its twin tails.
Platinum {{{platinumdex}}}
HeartGold {{{heartgolddex}}}
SoulSilver {{{soulsilverdex}}}
Generation V
Black {{{blackdex}}}
White {{{whitedex}}}
Black 2 {{{black2dex}}}
White 2 {{{white2dex}}}
Generation VI
X Unknown
Y Unknown

Game locations

This Pokémon was unavailable prior to Generation IV.
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
None Trade
Emerald
None Trade
FireRed LeafGreen
None Trade
Colosseum
None Trade
XD
None Trade
Generation IV
Diamond Pearl
Uncommon Routes 222 and 229 (Pearl only)
Platinum
None Trade
HeartGold SoulSilver
None Trade
Pal Park
None
Pokéwalker
None
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 Mystery Dungeon
(Time and Darkness)
Evolve from Glameow
Pokémon Ranger: Shadows of Almia Freighter

Base stats

Stat Range
At Lv. 50 At Lv. 100
HP: 71
131 - 178 252 - 346
Attack: 82
78 - 147 152 - 289
Defense: 64
62 - 127 119 - 249
Sp.Atk: 64
62 - 127 119 - 249
Sp.Def: 59
57 - 122 110 - 238
Speed: 112
105 - 180 206 - 355
Total: 452   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

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Learnset

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By leveling up

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By TM/HM

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By breeding

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Side game data

Template:Side game

Evolution

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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
This Pokémon did not appear during Generation III.
IV Diamond Pearl Platinum HeartGold SoulSilver Back
Spr 4d 432.png Spr 4p 432.png Spr 4h 432.png Spr b 4d 432.png
Spr 4d 432 s.png Spr 4p 432 s.png Spr 4h 432 s.png Spr b 4d 432 s.png
V Black White Black 2 White 2 Back
Spr 5b 432.png Spr 5b 432.png Spr b 5b 432.png
Spr 5b 432 s.png Spr 5b 432 s.png Spr b 5b 432 s.png
Purugly For other sprites and images, please see Purugly images on Bulbagarden Archives.

Trivia

  • Although its appearance suggests that it is slow/sluggish, its highest stat is actually its speed.

Origin

Purugly is based on a tiger cat.

Name origin

Its English name comes from the words "purr" and "ugly". Its Japanese name may be derived from a combination of デブ debu, fat, にゃ nya, meow, and the English word "cat". Its German name, Shnurgarst, comes from schnurren and garstig. Its French name, Chaffreux, comes from chat and affreux.

In other languages

External links

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