Mineral (Egg Group)

From Bulbapedia, the community-driven Pokémon encyclopedia.
Revision as of 06:27, 13 January 2009 by XxXcharmanderXxX (talk | contribs) (Undo revision 630809 by XxXcharmanderXxX (Talk))
Jump to: navigation, search
Egg Groups
Monster Human-Like
Water 1 Water 3
Bug Mineral
Flying Amorphous
Field Water 2
Fairy Ditto
Grass Dragon
Gender unknown

The Mineral egg group is one of the sixteen egg groups.


This group is comprised mostly of Template:Type2 and Template:Type2 Pokémon. The common characteristic shared by this group are Pokémon of an inorganic nature, specifically taking on a crystaline/metalliac appearence, hence the name, Mineral.

In this egg group, the majority of members are genderless, and can only breed with Ditto. This makes for a very limited pool of moves that can be passed down among the few members of the group that can pass and inherit egg moves.


Only in this egg group

#   Pokémon Type
074 074 Geodude Rock Ground
075 075 Graveler Rock Ground
076 076 Golem Rock Ground
081 081 Magnemite Electric Steel
082 082 Magneton Electric Steel
095 095 Onix Rock Ground
100 100 Voltorb Electric
101 101 Electrode Electric
137 137 Porygon Normal
185 185 Sudowoodo Rock
208 208 Steelix Steel Ground
233 233 Porygon2 Normal
292 292 Shedinja Bug Ghost
299 299 Nosepass Rock
337 337 Lunatone Rock Psychic
338 338 Solrock Rock Psychic
343 343 Baltoy Ground Psychic
344 344 Claydol Ground Psychic
374 374 Beldum Steel Psychic
375 375 Metang Steel Psychic
376 376 Metagross Steel Psychic
436 436 Bronzor Steel Psychic
437 437 Bronzong Steel Psychic
462 462 Magnezone Electric Steel
476 476 Probopass Rock Steel
474 474 Porygon-Z Normal

In this and another egg group

#   Pokémon Type Other
361 361 Snorunt Ice Fairy
362 362 Glalie Ice Fairy
478 478 Froslass Ice Ghost Fairy


  • The Snorunt line are the only members of the Mineral egg group that are members of a second egg group.
  • Eleven out of the twenty-nine members of this egg group have genders. All of them belonging to five different evolutionary families.
  • Shedinja is in this egg group, despite its evolutionary relatives Nincada and Ninjask being in the Bug Egg Group instead.