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Reuniclus (Pokémon)

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Duosion #578: Duosion
Pokémon
#580: Ducklett Ducklett
Reuniclus
ランクルス Lanculus
#579
579Reuniclus.png
Art by Ken Sugimori from Black and White
Type
Psychic '
Category
Multiplying Pokémon
Abilities
Overcoat or Magic Guard Regenerator
Hidden Ability
Exp. at Lv. 100
1,059,860
Regional Pokédex numbers
Unova
#085
Regional Browser numbers
Height
3'03"
Imperial
1.0 m
Metric
Weight
44.3 lbs.
Imperial
20.1 kg
Metric
Dex color
Green
Catch rate
50 (6.5%)
Body style
Body04.png
Footprint
 F579.png 
Gender ratio
50% male, 50% female
Breeding
Indeterminate group 21 cycles
(5355 minimum steps)
EV yield
HP
0
Atk
0
Def
0
Sp.Atk
3
Sp.Def
0
Speed
0
Base Exp.: 221 Battle Exp.: 2211*

Reuniclus (Japanese: ランクルス Lanculus) is a Template:Type2 Pokémon introduced in Generation V.

It evolves from Duosion starting at level 41. It is the final form of Solosis.

Biology

Physiology

Reuniclus's pale-colored inner body is encapsulated within a blob of a translucent, green gel-like substance. Inside the substance, its large, rounded head, with a striation down the length of it, is visible, as well as its torso and stubby feet. There are tapered, pale partitions of the inner part of its body, not connected to the other parts of the inner body and seemingly "floating" in the gel simulacrum; the way it forms around the portions give the impression of Reuniclus possessing horns or ears. There are several protrusions of the body off the main blob of the substance, forming arm-like appendages sporting three "fingers" at the tips and a curving feature of the gel below Reuniclus's waist. Within the arm-like extensions are several rounded portions, of which, like Reuniclus's "ears", seem to be "floating", with the farthermost shapes, colored yellow and then red, being most spherical.

Gender differences

None.

Special abilities

Reuniclus are highly intelligent. They will sometimes join hands with each other, which links their brains and amplifies their psychic power.

Behavior

Reuniclus fight by manipulating their hands, which can shatter rocks.

Habitat

Diet

In the anime

Major appearances

Minor appearances

In the manga

In the TCG

Main article: Reuniclus (TCG)

Game data

Pokédex entries

This Pokémon was unavailable prior to Generation V.
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 {{{diamonddex}}}
Pearl {{{pearldex}}}
Platinum {{{platinumdex}}}
HeartGold {{{heartgolddex}}}
SoulSilver {{{soulsilverdex}}}
Generation V
Black When Reuniclus shake hands, a network forms between their brains, increasing their psychic power.
White These remarkably intelligent Pokémon fight by controlling arms that can grip with rock-crushing power.
Black 2 {{{black2dex}}}
White 2 {{{white2dex}}}
Generation VI
X Unknown
Y Unknown

Game locations

This Pokémon was unavailable prior to Generation V.
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
None Trade
Platinum
None Trade
HeartGold SoulSilver
None Trade
Pal Park
None
Pokéwalker
None
Generation V
Black White
None Route 9 (White only)
Black 2 White 2
None Trade
Dream World
None
Generation VI
X Y
None Trade


In side games

Held items

Stats

Base stats

Stat Range
At Lv. 50 At Lv. 100
HP: 110
170 - 217 330 - 424
Attack: 65
63 - 128 121 - 251
Defense: 75
72 - 139 139 - 273
Sp.Atk: 125
117 - 194 229 - 383
Sp.Def: 85
81 - 150 157 - 295
Speed: 30
31 - 90 58 - 174
Total: 490   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 in Generation V, this Pokémon is:
Damaged
normally by:
Normal
Fighting ½×
Flying
Poison
Ground
Rock
Bug
Ghost
Steel
Fire
Water
Grass
Electric
Psychic ½×
Ice
Dragon
Dark
None
Weak to:
Normal
Fighting ½×
Flying
Poison
Ground
Rock
Bug
Ghost
Steel
Fire
Water
Grass
Electric
Psychic ½×
Ice
Dragon
Dark
None
Immune to:
Normal
Fighting ½×
Flying
Poison
Ground
Rock
Bug
Ghost
Steel
Fire
Water
Grass
Electric
Psychic ½×
Ice
Dragon
Dark
None
Resistant to:
Normal
Fighting ½×
Flying
Poison
Ground
Rock
Bug
Ghost
Steel
Fire
Water
Grass
Electric
Psychic ½×
Ice
Dragon
Dark
None

Learnset

By leveling up

Generation V
Other generations:
VI
 Level   Move   Type   Cat.   Pwr.   Acc.   PP 
00Start Psywave Psychic Special 0000 08080% 15
00Start Reflect Psychic Status 0000 —% 20
00Start Rollout Rock Physical 03030 09090% 20
00Start Snatch Dark Status 0000 —% 10
033 Reflect Psychic Status 0000 —% 20
077 Rollout Rock Physical 03030 09090% 20
1010 Snatch Dark Status 0000 —% 10
1414 Hidden Power Normal Special 0000 100100% 15
1616 Light Screen Psychic Status 0000 —% 30
1919 Charm Normal Status 0000 100100% 20
2424 Recover Normal Status 0000 —% 10
2525 Psyshock Psychic Special 08080 100100% 10
2828 Endeavor Normal Physical 0000 100100% 5
3131 Future Sight Psychic Special 100100 100100% 10
3434 Pain Split Normal Status 0000 —% 20
3939 Psychic Psychic Special 09090 100100% 10
4141 Dizzy Punch Normal Physical 07070 100100% 10
4545 Skill Swap Psychic Status 0000 —% 10
5454 Heal Block Psychic Status 0000 100100% 15
5959 Wonder Room Psychic Status 0000 —% 10
  • A level of "Start" indicates a move that will be known by a Reuniclus obtained at level 1 in Generation V
  • Bold indicates a move that gets STAB when used by Reuniclus
  • Italic indicates a move that gets STAB only when used by an evolution of Reuniclus
  • Click on the generation numbers at the top to see level-up moves from other generations

By TM/HM

Generation V
Other generations:
VI
 TM   Move   Type   Cat.   Pwr.   Acc.   PP 
Bag TM Psychic Sprite.png TM03 Psyshock Psychic Special 08080 100}}100% 10
Bag TM Psychic Sprite.png TM04 Calm Mind Psychic Status 0000 —}}—% 20
Bag TM Poison Sprite.png TM06 Toxic Poison Status 0000 090}}90% 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM10 Hidden Power Normal Special 0000 100}}100% 15
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM15 Hyper Beam Normal Special 150150 090}}90% 5
Bag TM Psychic Sprite.png TM16 Light Screen Psychic Status 0000 —}}—% 30
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 Psychic Sprite.png TM19 Telekinesis Psychic Status 0000 —}}—% 15
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM20 Safeguard Normal Status 0000 —}}—% 25
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM21 Frustration Normal Physical 0000 100}}100% 20
Bag TM Electric Sprite.png TM25 Thunder Electric Special 120120 070}}70% 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM27 Return Normal Physical 0000 100}}100% 20
Bag TM Psychic Sprite.png TM29 Psychic Psychic Special 09090 100}}100% 10
Bag TM Ghost Sprite.png TM30 Shadow Ball Ghost Special 08080 100}}100% 15
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM32 Double Team Normal Status 0000 —}}—% 15
Bag TM Psychic Sprite.png TM33 Reflect Psychic Status 0000 —}}—% 20
Bag TM Rock Sprite.png TM39 Rock Tomb Rock Physical 05050 080}}80% 10
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 Normal Sprite.png TM48 Round Normal Special 06060 100}}100% 15
Bag TM Fighting Sprite.png TM52 Focus Blast Fighting Special 120120 070}}70% 5
Bag TM Grass Sprite.png TM53 Energy Ball Grass Special 08080 100}}100% 10
Bag TM Dark Sprite.png TM56 Fling Dark Physical 0000 100}}100% 10
Bag TM Dark Sprite.png TM63 Embargo Dark Status 0000 100}}100% 15
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM64 Explosion Normal Physical 250250 100}}100% 5
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM68 Giga Impact Normal Physical 150150 090}}90% 5
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM70 Flash Normal Status 0000 100}}100% 20
Bag TM Electric Sprite.png TM73 Thunder Wave Electric Status 0000 100}}100% 20
Bag TM Steel Sprite.png TM74 Gyro Ball Steel Physical 0000 100}}100% 5
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM77 Psych Up Normal Status 0000 —}}—% 10
Bag TM Rock Sprite.png TM80 Rock Slide Rock Physical 07575 090}}90% 10
Bag TM Psychic Sprite.png TM85 Dream Eater Psychic Special 100100 100}}100% 15
Bag TM Grass Sprite.png TM86 Grass Knot Grass Special 0000 100}}100% 20
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM87 Swagger Normal Status 0000 090}}90% 15
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM90 Substitute Normal Status 0000 —}}—% 10
Bag TM Steel Sprite.png TM91 Flash Cannon Steel Special 08080 100}}100% 10
Bag TM Psychic Sprite.png TM92 Trick Room Psychic Status 0000 —}}—% 5
Bag TM Fighting Sprite.png TM94 Rock Smash Fighting Physical 04040 100}}100% 15
Bag HM Normal Sprite.png HM04 Strength Normal Physical 08080 100}}100% 15
  • Bold indicates a move that gets STAB when used by Reuniclus
  • Italic indicates a move that gets STAB only when used by an evolution of Reuniclus

By breeding

Generation V
Other generations:
VI
 Father   Move   Type   Cat.   Pwr.   Acc.   PP 
MisdreavusMismagiusDuskullDusclopsDusknoirChimecho
DrifloonDrifblimYamaskCofagrigusFrillishJellicent
LitwickLampentChandelure
Astonish Ghost Physical 30 100% 15
GrimerMuk Acid Armor Poison Status —% 40
GastlyHaunterGengarMisdreavusMismagiusDuskull
DusclopsDusknoirSpiritombLitwickLampentChandelure
Confuse Ray Ghost Status 100% 10
RaltsKirliaGardevoirLitwickLampentChandelure Imprison Psychic Status —% 10
GastlyHaunterGengarShuppetBanetteDuskull
DusclopsDusknoirYamaskCofagrigusFrillishJellicent
LitwickLampentChandelure
Night Shade Ghost Special 100% 15
SolosisDuosionReuniclus Secret Power* Normal Physical 70 100% 20
ShuppetBanette Trick Psychic Status 100% 10
  • Moves marked with an asterisk (*) must be chain bred onto Reuniclus in Generation V
  • Moves marked with a double dagger (‡) can only be bred from a Pokémon who learned the move in an earlier generation.
  • Moves marked with a superscript game abbreviation can only be bred onto Reuniclus in that game.
  • Bold indicates a move that gets STAB when used by Reuniclus
  • Italic indicates a move that gets STAB only when used by an evolution of Reuniclus

By tutoring

Generation V
Other generations:
VI
 Game   Move   Type   Cat.   Pwr.   Acc.   PP 
This Pokémon learns no moves by tutoring.
  • A black abbreviation in a colored box indicates that Reuniclus can be tutored the move in that game
  • A colored abbreviation in a white box indicates that Reuniclus cannot be tutored the move in that game
  • Bold indicates a move that gets STAB when used by Reuniclus
  • Italic indicates a move that gets STAB only when used by an evolution of Reuniclus

By a prior evolution

Generation V
Other generations:
VI
 Stage   Move   Type   Cat.   Pwr.   Acc.   PP 
This Pokémon has no moves exclusive to prior evolutions.
  • Bold indicates a move that gets STAB when used by Reuniclus
  • Italic indicates a move that gets STAB only when used by an evolution of Reuniclus
  • Click on the generation numbers at the top to see moves from other generations

Special moves

TCG-only moves

Side game data

Evolution

Solosis
Unevolved
Solosis
 Psychic 
Rare Candy
Level 32


Duosion
First evolution
Duosion
 Psychic 
Rare Candy
Level 41


Reuniclus
Second evolution
Reuniclus
 Psychic 

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
This Pokémon did not appear during Generation IV.
V Black White Black 2 White 2 Back
Spr 5b 579.png Spr 5b 579.png Spr b 5b 579.png
Spr 5b 579 s.png Spr 5b 579 s.png Spr b 5b 579 s.png
Reuniclus For other sprites and images, please see Reuniclus images on Bulbagarden Archives.

Trivia

Origin

Reuniclus resembles a homunculus and, due to its gelatinous structure, bear-like face and abilities, may also be based on the Tardigrade. It and the rest of its evolutionary line also seem to bear reference to cells, with the green substance surrounding their bodies resembling cytoplasm and the objects inside their bodies representing organelles. It may also make allusion to the embryonary stages, specifically when the embryo is fully developed to become into a fetus, while the green jelly may represent the amniotic fluid. The way its organelles are lined up in Reuniclus' arms resemble the generic meter for volume control, most likely referencing the ability to amplify its powers.

Name origin

Reuniclus seems to be a combination of reunite, homunculus and possibly nucleus. It may also derive from unipolar neuron. Lanculus could be a combination of 乱 ran, disorder, or 卵 ran, spawn, and homunculus.

In other languages

Language Name Name Origin
French Symbios From Symbiose, French for symbiosis
German Zytomega From the Greek cyto-, cell, and megalo-, large
Korean 란쿨루스 Lanculus Same as Japanese name


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