Sail Fossil

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Sail Fossil
Fin Fossil
Bag Sail Fossil Sprite.png
Sail Fossil
Pokémon Global Link artwork
Introduced in Generation VI
Generation VI Bag Items HGSS pocket icon.png Items
Generation VII Bag Items HGSS pocket icon.png Items
Power 100

The Sail Fossil (Japanese: ヒレのカセキ Fin Fossil) is a Fossil introduced in Generation VI that can be regenerated into Amaura. It is the counterpart of the Jaw Fossil.

In the core series games


Games Cost Sell price
XYORAS N/A PokémonDollar.png500
SMUS N/A PokémonDollar.png3,500
UM PokémonDollar.png7,000 PokémonDollar.png3,500


Passive effect

If brought to the one of the following locations, the Sail Fossil can be regenerated into an Amaura.

Games Location
XY Ambrette Town Fossil Lab
ORAS Devon Corporation in Rustboro City
SMUSUM Fossil Restoration Center on Route 8


Games Description
A fossil from a prehistoric Pokémon that once lived on land. It looks like the impression from a skin sail.


Games Finite methods Repeatable methods
XY Glittering Cave (choice between this and the Jaw Fossil)
ORAS Trade
SM Trade
USUM Konikoni City (Olivia's jewelry shop)UM Poké Pelago (Isle Aphun: Rare-Treasure Hunting, Interesting-Item Hunting)

In the anime

A Sail Fossil in the anime

A Sail Fossil made a brief appearance in a flashback in Coming Back into the Cold!. It was discovered from a glacier by a group of researchers from the Ambrette Town Fossil Lab, and it was eventually revived into two Amaura, one of which later evolved into an Aurorus.

In the TCG

The following is a list of cards named Sail Fossil.

Related cards
Cards listed with a blue background are only legal to use in the current Expanded format.
Cards listed with a silver background are legal to use in both the current Standard and Expanded formats.
Card Type English
Rarity # Japanese
Rarity #
Sail Fossil I Furious Fists Uncommon 98/111 Rising Fist C 086/096

In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 鰭之化石 Kèih-jī Fasehk
Mandarin 鰭之化石 / 鳍之化石 Qí-zhī Huàshí
Finland Flag.png Finnish Purjefossiili
France Flag.png French Fossile Nageoire
Germany Flag.png German Flossenfossil
Italy Flag.png Italian Fossilpinna
South Korea Flag.png Korean 지느러미화석 Jineureomi Hwaseok
Poland Flag.png Polish Skamielina Żagla
Brazil Flag.png Brazilian Portuguese Fóssil de Vela
Russia Flag.png Russian Ископаемый Плавник Iskoplayemyy Plavnik
Spain Flag.png Spanish Fósil Aleta
Sweden Flag.png Swedish Segelfossil

Pokémon Fossils
HelixDomeOld AmberRootClawSkullArmor

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