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Cacturne (Platinum 42)

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Cacturne LV.44
ノクタス Noctus
Team Plasma
Illus. Mitsuhiro Arita
Evolution stage
331 Stage 1 Pokémon
Evolves from Cacnea
Card name Cacturne
Type Grass
Hit Points 90
retreat cost
English expansion Platinum
Rarity Uncommon
English card no. 42/127
Japanese expansion Galactic's Conquest
Japanese rarity Rare
Japanese card no. 010/096
For more information on this Pokémon's species, see Cacturne.

Cacturne (Japanese: ノクタス Noctus) is a Grass-type Stage 1 Pokémon card. It is part of the Platinum expansion.

Card text

Spike Wound
Choose 1 of your opponent's Pokémon that has any damage counters on it. This attack does 50 damage to that Pokémon. (Don't apply Weakness and Resistance for Benched Pokémon.)
Poison Experiment
You may discard a Grass or Darkness Energy attached to Cacturne. If you discard a Grass Energy, the Defending Pokémon is now Poisoned. If you discard a Darkness Energy, the Defending Pokémon is now Paralyzed.

Pokédex data

Cacturne - Scarecrow Pokémon
No. Height Weight
332 4'03" (1.3 m) 170.6 lbs. (77.4 kg)
Pokédex entry
It becomes active at night, seeking prey that is exhausted from the day's desert heat.



This card's Pokédex entry comes from Pokémon Diamond and Pearl.

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