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Aqua Tail (move)

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Aqua Tail
アクアテール Aqua Tail
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Type  Water
Category  Physical
PP  10 (max. 16)
Power  90
Accuracy  90%
Priority  {{{priority}}}
Target
Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally
May affect anyone adjacent to the user
Availability
Introduced  Generation IV
Condition  Cute
Appeal  0  
Jam  0  
Condition  Cute
Appeal  3 ♥♥♥
A basic performance using a move known by the Pokémon.

Aqua Tail (Japanese: アクアテール Aqua Tail) is a damage-dealing Water-type move introduced in Generation IV.

Effect

Aqua Tail deals damage and has no secondary effect.

Description

Games Description
DPPtHGSS
BWB2W2Conq
XY
The user attacks by swinging its tail as if it were a vicious wave in a raging storm.
PMDTDS Inflicts damage on the target.

Learnset

By leveling up

# Pokémon Type Level
I II III IV V VI
007 Squirtle Squirtle Water Water 28 28 28
008 Wartortle Wartortle Water Water 32 32 32
009 Blastoise Blastoise Water Water 32 32 32
054 Psyduck Psyduck Water Water     32 32
055 Golduck Golduck Water Water     32 32
086 Seel Seel Water Water 43 43 43
087 Dewgong Dewgong Water Ice 43 49 49
130 Gyarados Gyarados Water Flying 35 35 35
147 Dratini Dratini Dragon Dragon 31 35 35
148 Dragonair Dragonair Dragon Dragon 33 39 39
149 Dragonite Dragonite Dragon Flying 33 39 39
158 Totodile Totodile Water Water 36 41 43 43
159 Croconaw Croconaw Water Water 42 48 51 51
160 Feraligatr Feraligatr Water Water 50 58 63 63
183 Marill Marill Water Fairy 37 37 20 20
184 Azumarill Azumarill Water Fairy 47 47 21 21
211 Qwilfish Qwilfish Water Poison 45 45 45
339 Barboach Barboach Water Ground 35 35 35
340 Whiscash Whiscash Water Ground 39 39 39
350 Milotic Milotic Water Water 29 29 29
367 Huntail Huntail Water Water 46 46 46
368 Gorebyss Gorebyss Water Water 46 46 46
382 Kyogre Kyogre Water Water 75 65 65 65
418 Buizel Buizel Water Water   55 38 38
419 Floatzel Floatzel Water Water   62 46 46
484 Palkia Palkia Water Dragon 80 24 24, 42 24, 42
501 Oshawott Oshawott Water Water   35 35
502 Dewott Dewott Water Water   41 41
503 Samurott Samurott Water Water   45 45
550 Basculin Basculin Water Water   28 28
564 Tirtouga Tirtouga Water Rock   41 41
565 Carracosta Carracosta Water Rock   45 45
647 Keldeo Keldeo Water Fighting   37 37
690 Skrelp Skrelp Poison Water     35
691 Dragalge Dragalge Poison Dragon     35
706 Goodra Goodra Dragon Dragon     50
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


By breeding

# Pokémon Type Father
II III IV V VI
118 Goldeen Goldeen Water Water GyaradosQwilfishBarboachWhiscash GyaradosQwilfishBarboachWhiscashBasculin GyaradosQwilfishBarboachWhiscashBasculin
369 Relicanth Relicanth Water Rock SquirtleWartortleBlastoiseSeelDewgongGyaradosDratiniDragonairDragoniteTotodileCroconawFeraligatrMarillAzumarillQwilfishBarboachWhiscashMiloticHuntailGorebyss SquirtleWartortleBlastoiseSeelDewgongGyaradosDratiniDragonairDragoniteTotodileCroconawFeraligatrMarillAzumarillQwilfishBarboachWhiscashMiloticHuntailGorebyssBuizelFloatzelBasculinTirtougaCarracosta SquirtleWartortleBlastoisePsyduckGolduckSeelDewgongGyaradosDratiniDragonairDragoniteTotodileCroconawFeraligatrMarillAzumarillQwilfishBarboachWhiscashMiloticHuntailGorebyssBuizelFloatzelBasculinTirtougaCarracosta SquirtleWartortleBlastoisePsyduckGolduckSeelDewgongGyaradosDratiniDragonairDragoniteTotodileCroconawFeraligatrMarillAzumarillQwilfishBarboachWhiscashMiloticHuntailGorebyssBuizelFloatzelBasculinTirtougaCarracostaSkrelpDragalge
399 Bidoof Bidoof Normal Normal SquirtleWartortleBlastoiseSeelDewgongDratiniDragonairDragoniteTotodileCroconawFeraligatrMarillAzumarillMiloticHuntailGorebyss SquirtleWartortleBlastoiseSeelDewgongDratiniDragonairDragoniteTotodileCroconawFeraligatrMarillAzumarillMiloticHuntailGorebyssBuizelFloatzelTirtougaCarracosta SquirtleWartortleBlastoisePsyduckGolduckSeelDewgongDratiniDragonairDragoniteTotodileCroconawFeraligatrMarillAzumarillMiloticHuntailGorebyssBuizelFloatzelTirtougaCarracosta SquirtleWartortleBlastoisePsyduckGolduckSeelDewgongDratiniDragonairDragoniteTotodileCroconawFeraligatrMarillAzumarillMiloticHuntailGorebyssBuizelFloatzelTirtougaCarracostaSkrelpDragalge
418 Buizel Buizel Water Water no SquirtleWartortleBlastoiseSeelDewgongDratiniDragonairDragoniteTotodileCroconawFeraligatrMarillAzumarillMiloticHuntailGorebyssBuizelFloatzelOshawottDewottSamurottTirtougaCarracosta SquirtleWartortleBlastoisePsyduckGolduckSeelDewgongDratiniDragonairDragoniteTotodileCroconawFeraligatrMarillAzumarillMiloticHuntailGorebyssBuizelFloatzelOshawottDewottSamurottTirtougaCarracosta SquirtleWartortleBlastoisePsyduckGolduckSeelDewgongDratiniDragonairDragoniteTotodileCroconawFeraligatrMarillAzumarillMiloticHuntailGorebyssBuizelFloatzelTirtougaCarracostaSkrelpDragalge
456 Finneon Finneon Water Water GyaradosQwilfishBarboachWhiscash GyaradosQwilfishBarboachWhiscashBasculin GyaradosQwilfishBarboachWhiscashBasculin
515 Panpour Panpour Water Water no SeelDewgongBuizelFloatzelOshawottDewottSamurott PsyduckGolduckSeelDewgongBuizelFloatzelOshawottDewottSamurott PsyduckGolduckSeelDewgongBuizelFloatzelOshawottDewottSamurott
572 Minccino Minccino Normal Normal no SeelDewgongBuizelFloatzelOshawottDewottSamurott PsyduckGolduckSeelDewgongBuizelFloatzelOshawottDewottSamurott PsyduckGolduckSeelDewgongBuizelFloatzelOshawottDewottSamurott
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


By Move Tutor

# Pokémon Type Game
DP Pt HGSS BW B2W2
007 Squirtle Squirtle Water Water
008 Wartortle Wartortle Water Water
009 Blastoise Blastoise Water Water
023 Ekans Ekans Poison Poison
024 Arbok Arbok Poison Poison
031 Nidoqueen Nidoqueen Poison Ground
034 Nidoking Nidoking Poison Ground
054 Psyduck Psyduck Water Water
055 Golduck Golduck Water Water
079 Slowpoke Slowpoke Water Psychic
080 Slowbro Slowbro Water Psychic
086 Seel Seel Water Water
087 Dewgong Dewgong Water Ice
108 Lickitung Lickitung Normal Normal
111 Rhyhorn Rhyhorn Ground Rock
112 Rhydon Rhydon Ground Rock
115 Kangaskhan Kangaskhan Normal Normal
118 Goldeen Goldeen Water Water
119 Seaking Seaking Water Water
130 Gyarados Gyarados Water Flying
131 Lapras Lapras Water Ice
134 Vaporeon Vaporeon Water Water
141 Kabutops Kabutops Rock Water
142 Aerodactyl Aerodactyl Rock Flying
147 Dratini Dratini Dragon Dragon
148 Dragonair Dragonair Dragon Dragon
149 Dragonite Dragonite Dragon Flying
150 Mewtwo Mewtwo Psychic Psychic
151 Mew Mew Psychic Psychic
158 Totodile Totodile Water Water
159 Croconaw Croconaw Water Water
160 Feraligatr Feraligatr Water Water
161 Sentret Sentret Normal Normal
162 Furret Furret Normal Normal
171 Lanturn Lanturn Water Electric
183 Marill Marill Water Water
184 Azumarill Azumarill Water Water
194 Wooper Wooper Water Ground
195 Quagsire Quagsire Water Ground
199 Slowking Slowking Water Psychic
206 Dunsparce Dunsparce Normal Normal
207 Gligar Gligar Ground Flying
208 Steelix Steelix Steel Ground
211 Qwilfish Qwilfish Water Poison
226 Mantine Mantine Water Flying
248 Tyranitar Tyranitar Rock Dark
249 Lugia Lugia Psychic Flying
258 Mudkip Mudkip Water Water
259 Marshtomp Marshtomp Water Ground
260 Swampert Swampert Water Ground
306 Aggron Aggron Steel Rock
336 Seviper Seviper Poison Poison
339 Barboach Barboach Water Ground
340 Whiscash Whiscash Water Ground
348 Armaldo Armaldo Rock Bug
350 Milotic Milotic Water Water
352 Kecleon Kecleon Normal Normal
363 Spheal Spheal Ice Water
364 Sealeo Sealeo Ice Water
365 Walrein Walrein Ice Water
367 Huntail Huntail Water Water
368 Gorebyss Gorebyss Water Water
369 Relicanth Relicanth Water Rock
373 Salamence Salamence Dragon Flying
382 Kyogre Kyogre Water Water
384 Rayquaza Rayquaza Dragon Flying
399 Bidoof Bidoof Normal Normal
400 Bibarel Bibarel Normal Water
418 Buizel Buizel Water Water
419 Floatzel Floatzel Water Water
445 Garchomp Garchomp Dragon Ground
451 Skorupi Skorupi Poison Bug
452 Drapion Drapion Poison Dark
456 Finneon Finneon Water Water
457 Lumineon Lumineon Water Water
463 Lickilicky Lickilicky Normal Normal
464 Rhyperior Rhyperior Ground Rock
471 Glaceon Glaceon Ice Ice
472 Gliscor Gliscor Ground Flying
484 Palkia Palkia Water Dragon
487 Giratina Giratina
Altered Forme
Ghost Dragon
487 Giratina Giratina
Origin Forme
Ghost Dragon
493 Arceus Arceus Normal Normal
495 Snivy Snivy Grass Grass
496 Servine Servine Grass Grass
497 Serperior Serperior Grass Grass
501 Oshawott Oshawott Water Water
502 Dewott Dewott Water Water
503 Samurott Samurott Water Water
504 Patrat Patrat Normal Normal
505 Watchog Watchog Normal Normal
515 Panpour Panpour Water Water
516 Simipour Simipour Water Water
545 Scolipede Scolipede Bug Poison
550 Basculin Basculin Water Water
551 Sandile Sandile Ground Dark
552 Krokorok Krokorok Ground Dark
553 Krookodile Krookodile Ground Dark
564 Tirtouga Tirtouga Water Rock
565 Carracosta Carracosta Water Rock
566 Archen Archen Rock Flying
567 Archeops Archeops Rock Flying
572 Minccino Minccino Normal Normal
573 Cinccino Cinccino Normal Normal
603 Eelektrik Eelektrik Electric Electric
604 Eelektross Eelektross Electric Electric
610 Axew Axew Dragon Dragon
611 Fraxure Fraxure Dragon Dragon
612 Haxorus Haxorus Dragon Dragon
618 Stunfisk Stunfisk Ground Electric
621 Druddigon Druddigon Dragon Dragon
633 Deino Deino Dark Dragon
634 Zweilous Zweilous Dark Dragon
635 Hydreigon Hydreigon Dark Dragon
647 Keldeo Keldeo Water Fighting
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.

Special move

Generation IV

#   Pokémon Type Obtained with
118 118 Goldeen Water Pokéwalker - Warm Beach
Bold indicates a Pokémon which gets STAB from this move.
Italic indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form gets STAB
from this move.

Generation V

#   Pokémon Type Obtained with
194 194 Wooper Water Ground Dream World - Sparkling Sea
336 336 Seviper Poison Dream World - Dream Park
363 363 Spheal Ice Water Dream World - Icy Cave
399 399 Bidoof Normal Dream World - Pleasant Forest
451 451 Skorupi Poison Bug Dream World - Rugged Mountain
Bold indicates a Pokémon which gets STAB from this move.
Italic indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form gets STAB
from this move.

In other games

Pokémon Conquest

Aqua Tail is the only move of Gyarados and Samurott.

     
     
     
  ^  
     
★★★★
Orange squares indicate hit area.
Blue squares indicate area Pokémon the Pokémon will need to move to perform the move.
Red squares indicate the knockback on hit Pokémon.
Table assumes the Pokémon is in the square marked by ^.

In the anime

Khoury Totodile Aqua Tail.png Khoury Croconaw Aqua Tail.png Cilan Basculin Aqua Tail.png May Wartortle Aqua Tail.png
Totodile Croconaw Basculin Wartortle
The user sticks its tail out and a spiral of water spins around it.
Pokémon Method
User First Used In Notes
160 Feraligatr Feraligatr sticks out its tail and a small water stream spirals around its tail, or Feraligatr's tail becomes surrounded in a stream of water that spirals around its tail and it whips around, slamming its tail into the opponent.
Marina's Wani-Wani A Stand-Up Sit-Down! Debut
A wild Feraligatr Pikachu's Big Sparking Search None
008 Wartortle Wartortle's tail glows light blue and it spins it around. When it does, a spiral of water spiraling around it. It then flips around and hits the opponent with its tail.
May's Wartortle Staging a Heroes' Welcome None
158 Totodile Totodile jumps at the opponent and faces its tail towards it. A stream of water appears and spirals around Totodile's tail, and it hits the opponent with it, or a stream of water appears and spirals around Totodile's tail. It then swings around and hits the opponent with it.
Khoury's Totodile A Rivalry to Gible On! None
159 Croconaw A stream of water spirals around Croconaw's tail. It then jumps into the air and flips around, hitting the opponent with its tail.
Khoury's Croconaw Bagged Then Tagged! None
550B Basculin Basculin jumps into the air and turns its body around so its tail faces the opponent. Basculin then releases a stream of spiraling water from the end of its tailfin at the opponent.
Cilan's Basculin A Fishing Connoisseur in a Fishy Competition! None
516 Simipour Simipour blasts a powerful jet of water from the tip of its tail at the opponent.
Betty's Simipour A Clubsplosion of Excitement! None

In the manga

In the Pokémon Adventures manga


In the Pokémon Diamond and Pearl Adventure! manga


In the Pocket Monsters HGSS Jou's Big Adventure manga


In other generations

Aqua Tail IV.png
Generation I RBY Generation I
(Japanese)
Generation I
(international)
Generation II Generation II
(Japanese)
Generation II
(international)
Crystal Generation III Generation III
(Japanese)
Generation III
(international)
FRLG Generation IV Generation IV
(Japanese)
Generation IV
(international)
PtHGSS HGSS Generation V BW B2W2 Generation V
(Japanese)
Generation V
(international)
Stadium (Jap) Stadium Stadium 2 Colosseum XD Battle Revolution Battle Revolution
(alternative animation)
Battrio Mystery Dungeon PMD: Red and Blue PMD: Time, Darkness, Sky Rumble Rumble Blast

Trivia

In other languages

Language Title
Mandarin Chinese 水柱尾 Shuǐzhù Wěi
Denmark Flag.png Danish Vand Hale
The Netherlands Flag.png Dutch Aqua Staart
France Flag.png French Hydroqueue
Germany Flag.png German Nassschweif
Greece Flag.png Greek Ουρά Νερού
India Flag.png Hindi पानी की पूँछ Pani Ki Poonch
Italy Flag.png Italian Idrondata
South Korea Flag.png Korean 아쿠아테일 Aqua Tail
Norway Flag.png Norwegian Vannhale
Poland Flag.png Polish Wodny Ogon
Portuguese Brazil Flag.png Brazil Cauda de Água
Portugal Flag.png Portugal Cauda de Água
Romania Flag.png Romanian Aqua Tail
Spanish CELAC Flag.png Latin America Acua Cola (DP series)
Cola de Agua (BW series)
Spain Flag.png Spain Acua Cola


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