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Southern Cavern

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Southern Cavern
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Southern Cavern みなみの ほらあな
Southern Cave
Southern Cavern.png
Basic info
Floors: 50
Rest stops: No
Traps: Yes
Main type: Ground
Boss: None
Recruiting: Yes
Items: Allowed
Money: Allowed
Starting level: Current
Team members: 4

Southern Cavern (Japanese: みなみの ほらあな Southern Cave) is a dungeon in Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Red Rescue Team and Blue Rescue Team that contains 50 floors. It is automatically unlocked on obtaining the Boulder Cave Friend Area from an optional rescue mission, after the completion of the main story.

The Metal Coat can be found on 49F and 50F.

Wild Pokémon

Pokémon Floors Levels Recruit Rate
074 Geodude 1-6 27 9.1%
050 Diglett 1-7 33 10.9%
273 Seedot 1-9 30 11.2%
104 Cubone 5-10 28 10.5%
034 Nidoking 8-19 30 Unrecruitable
231 Phanpy 10-19 31 8.2%
329 Vibrava 12-20 30 -19%
343 Baltoy 12-22 32 5.6%
207 Gligar 15-25 22 8.5%
246 Larvitar 16-26 28 12.2%
168 Ariados 20-30 27 Unrecruitable
051 Dugtrio 20-31 30 Unrecruitable
105 Marowak 21-30 24 Unrecruitable
075 Graveler 25-36 35 -19%
111 Rhyhorn 31-39 30 7.7%
330 Flygon 31-39 35 Unrecruitable
232 Donphan 31-40 30 Unrecruitable
247 Pupitar 37-45 35 -19%
076 Golem 40-50 29 -30%
095 Onix 40-50 40 9.6%
112 Rhydon 40-50 28 Unrecruitable


Item Floors
Poké currency.png 13-226 Poké  ??F
MDBag Apple Sprite.png Big Apple  ??F
MDBag Oran Berry Sprite.png Oran Berry  ??F
MDBag Cheri Berry Sprite.png Cheri Berry  ??F
MDBag Stone Sprite.png Gravelerock  ??F
MDBag TM Sprite.png Secret Power  ??F
MDBag TM Sprite.png Rest  ??F
MDBag TM Sprite.png Reflect  ??F
MDBag TM Sprite.png Fire Blast  ??F
MDBag Wonder Orb Sprite.png Scanner Orb  ??F
MDBag Wonder Orb Sprite.png Cleanse Orb  ??F
MDBag Wonder Orb Sprite.png Evasion Orb  ??F
MDBag Wonder Orb Sprite.png Hurl Orb  ??F
MDBag Wonder Orb Sprite.png Trawl Orb  ??F
MDBag Wonder Orb Sprite.png Blowback Orb  ??F
Bag Metal Coat Sprite.png Metal Coat 49-50F
MDBag Scarf Sprite.png Defense Scarf  ??F

There seems to be no connection to items and floor, apart from the Metal Coat.

Locations in the Pokémon world in Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Red Rescue Team and Blue Rescue Team
Major locations
Pokémon SquareKecleon ShopKangaskhan StorageMakuhita Dojo
Whiscash PondTeam BaseLuminous CaveHill of the Ancients
Tiny WoodsThunderwave CaveMt. SteelSinister WoodsSilent Chasm
Mt. ThunderGreat CanyonLapis CaveRock PathMt. BlazeSnow Path
Frosty ForestMt. FreezeMagma CavernSky TowerUproar Forest
Howling ForestStormy SeaSilver TrenchMeteor CaveFiery Field
Lightning FieldNorthwind FieldMt. FarawayWestern CaveNorthern Range
Pitfall ValleyBuried RelicWish CaveMurky CaveDesert Region
Southern CavernWyvern HillSolar CaveDarknight RelicGrand Sea
Waterfall PondUnown RelicJoyous TowerFar-off SeaPurity Forest
Oddity CaveRemains IslandMarvelous SeaFantasy StraitUnknown Dungeon
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