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Larvitar (Expedition 116)

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ヨーギラス Yogiras
Team Plasma
Illus. Yukiko Baba
Evolution stage Basic Pokémon
Card name Larvitar
Type Fighting
Hit Points 50
retreat cost
English expansion Expedition Base Set
Rarity Common
English card no. 116/165
Japanese expansion Base Expansion Pack
Japanese rarity Common
Japanese card no. 024/128
Expansion EX Dragon Frontiers
Rarity Common
English card no. 51/101
Japanese Theme Deck Shockwave! Tyranitar ex Constructed Standard Deck
Japanese card no. 009/024
For more information on this Pokémon's species, see Larvitar.

Larvitar (Japanese: ヨーギラス Yogiras) is a Fighting-type Basic Pokémon card. It is part of the Expedition Base Set.

Card text

Mud Slap

e-Reader data

The Expedition Base Set print includes a Dot Code strip for use with the e-Reader, and has the card ID B-22-#. The short strip contains Pokédex information and a brief card summary. There is no long strip for this card.

Pokédex data

Larvitar - Rock Skin Pokémon
No. Height Weight
246 2'00" (0.6 m) 159.0 lbs. (72.0 kg)
Pokédex entry
Born deep underground, this Pokémon becomes a pupa after eating enough dirt to make a mountain.
じめんふかくで うまれ やまほどの つちを たべおわると からだを つくるため さなぎになる。

Construction: Melody Box

The long strip contains sound data for the Construction: Melody Box application.

Release information

This card was reprinted in the EX Dragon Frontiers expansion.


This is one of only four cards in EX Dragon Frontiers which isn't a Delta Species. The others are Ralts, Kirlia and Pupitar.


Bite and Mud-Slap are both moves in the Pokémon games that Larvitar can learn, the former via level-up and the latter via TM31 (in Generation II) or Move Tutor (in Generation III and IV). This card's e-Reader Pokédex entry comes from Pokémon Crystal.

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