List of generation IV Pokémon
The fourth generation (Generation IV) of the Pokémon franchise features 107 fictional creatures introduced to the core video game series in the 2006 Nintendo DS games Pokémon Diamond and Pearl. Some Pokémon in this generation were introduced in animated adaptations of the franchise before Diamond and Pearl, such as number 438 Bonsly, number 439 Mime Jr., and number 446 Munchlax, which were recurring characters in the Pokémon anime series in 2005 and 2006.
The following list displays the 107 Pokémon of Generation IV in order of their National Pokédex number. The first Pokémon, Turtwig, is number 387, and the last, Arceus, is number 493. Mega evolutions are included for convenience.
List of Pokémon
|English name||Japanese name||National Pokédex
|Type(s)||Evolves into||First appeared||Notes|
|Turtwig||Naetle||387||Grass||Grotle (#388)||Diamond and Pearl||It knows where to find spring water. Its leaf will wilt if its thirsty.|
|Grotle||Hayashigame||388||Grass||Torterra (#389)||Diamond and Pearl|
|Torterra||Dodaitose||389||Grass||Ground||Does not evolve||Diamond and Pearl|
|Chimchar||Hikozaru||390||Fire||Monferno (#391)||Diamond and Pearl|
|Monferno||Moukazaru||391||Fire||Fighting||Infernape (#392)||Diamond and Pearl|
|Infernape||Goukazaru||392||Fire||Fighting||Does not evolve||Diamond and Pearl|
|Piplup||Pochama||393||Water||Prinplup (#394)||Diamond and Pearl||It's so proud it won't take food from people.|
|Prinplup||Pottaishi||394||Water||Empoleon (#395)||Diamond and Pearl|
|Empoleon||Emperte||395||Water||Steel||Does not evolve||Diamond and Pearl|
|Starly||Mukkuru||396||Normal||Flying||Staravia (#397)||Diamond and Pearl|
|Staravia||Mukubird||397||Normal||Flying||Staraptor (#398)||Diamond and Pearl|
|Staraptor||Mukuhawk||398||Normal||Flying||Does not evolve||Diamond and Pearl|
|Bidoof||Bippa||399||Normal||Bibarel (#400)||Diamond and Pearl|
|Bibarel||Beadaru||400||Normal||Water||Does not evolve||Diamond and Pearl|
|Kricketot||Korobohsh||401||Bug||Kricketune (#402)||Diamond and Pearl|
|Kricketune||Korotock||402||Bug||Does not evolve||Diamond and Pearl|
|Shinx||Kolink||403||Electric||Luxio (#404)||Diamond and Pearl|
|Luxio||Luxio||404||Electric||Luxray (#405)||Diamond and Pearl|
|Luxray||Rentorar||405||Electric||Does not evolve||Diamond and Pearl|
|Budew||Subomie||406||Grass||Poison||Roselia (#315)||Diamond and Pearl||In the winter, it closes its bud. In the summer it opens it.|
|Roserade||Roserade||407||Grass||Poison||Does not evolve||Diamond and Pearl|
|Cranidos||Zugaidos||408||Rock||Rampardos (#409)||Diamond and Pearl||Only its skull has been found.|
|Rampardos||Rampald||409||Rock||Does not evolve||Diamond and Pearl|
|Shieldon||Tatetops||410||Rock||Steel||Bastiodon (#411)||Diamond and Pearl|
|Bastiodon||Torideps||411||Rock||Steel||Does not evolve||Diamond and Pearl|
|Burmy||Minomucchi||412||Bug||Wormadam (#413)[nb 2]
Mothim (#414)[nb 3]
|Diamond and Pearl||It will use whatever it can find in the area to build its cloak with.|
|Wormadam||Minomadam||413||Bug||Grass||Does not evolve||Diamond and Pearl||"Plant Cloak Womadam"|
|Bug||Ground||"Sandy Cloak Wormadam"|
|Bug||Steel||"Trash Cloak Wormadam"|
|Mothim||Gamale||414||Bug||Flying||Does not evolve||Diamond and Pearl|
|Combee||Mitsuhoney||415||Bug||Flying||Vespiquen (#416)[nb 4]||Diamond and Pearl||It looks like a beehive when they sleep together.|
|Vespiquen||Beequen||416||Bug||Flying||Does not evolve||Diamond and Pearl||Female-only|
|Pachirisu||Pachirisu||417||Electric||Does not evolve||Diamond and Pearl||Notably used by Se Jun Park to win the 2014 Pokémon World Championships|
|Buizel||Buoysel||418||Water||Floatzel (#419)||Diamond and Pearl|
|Floatzel||Floazel||419||Water||Does not evolve||Diamond and Pearl|
|Cherubi||Cherinbo||420||Grass||Cherrim (#421)||Diamond and Pearl|
|Cherrim||Cherrim||421||Grass||Does not evolve||Diamond and Pearl||Capable of changing between "Overcast" and "Sunshine" forms depending on in-battle weather effects.|
|Shellos||Karanakushi||422||Water||Gastrodon (#423)||Diamond and Pearl||Has two visually different forms, West Sea form and East Sea form, based on where it is caught in Sinnoh.|
|Gastrodon||Tritodon||423||Water||Ground||Does not evolve||Diamond and Pearl||Has two visually different forms, West Sea form and East Sea form, based on where it is caught in Sinnoh.|
|Ambipom||Eteboth||424||Normal||Does not evolve||Diamond and Pearl|
|Drifloon||Fuwante||425||Ghost||Flying||Drifblim (#426)||Diamond and Pearl||It's been known for little children to get carried away from it. It doesn't like heavy children.|
|Drifblim||Fuwaride||426||Ghost||Flying||Does not evolve||Diamond and Pearl|
|Buneary||Mimirol||427||Normal||Lopunny (#428)||Diamond and Pearl||The reason it has one ear rolled up is in case a foe attacks it. It can use its ear as a counterattack.|
|Lopunny||Mimilop||428||Normal||Mega Evolution||Diamond and Pearl||It doesn't like to fight, although it's great at it with its the strong legs.|
|Mega Lopunny||Mega Mimilop||Normal||Fighting||Does not evolve||Omega Ruby and
|Mismagius||Mumargi||429||Ghost||Does not evolve||Diamond and Pearl|
|Honchkrow||Dongkarasu||430||Dark||Flying||Does not evolve||Diamond and Pearl|
|Glameow||Nyarmar||431||Normal||Purugly (#432)||Diamond and Pearl||As it has a domesticated quality, it tends to appear in urban areas.|
|Purugly||Bunyatto||432||Normal||Does not evolve||Diamond and Pearl|
|Chingling||Lisyan||433||Psychic||Chimecho (#358)||Diamond and Pearl|
|Stunky||Skunpuu||434||Poison||Dark||Skuntank (#435)||Diamond and Pearl||The stench it sprys from its rear end lingers wherever it's sprayed for 24 hours.|
|Skuntank||Skutank||435||Poison||Dark||Does not evolve||Diamond and Pearl|
|Bronzor||Dohmirror||436||Steel||Psychic||Bronzong (#437)||Diamond and Pearl|
|Bronzong||Dohtakun||437||Steel||Psychic||Does not evolve||Diamond and Pearl|
|Bonsly||Usohachi||438||Rock||Sudowoodo (#185)||XD: Gale of Darkness||First appeared in XD: Gale of Darkness as part of a side quest, but was not obtainable.|
|Mime Jr.||Manene||439||Psychic||Fairy[nb 5]||Mr. Mime (#122)||Diamond and Pearl|
|Happiny||Pinpuku||440||Normal||Chansey (#113)||Diamond and Pearl||It'll store anything white, small, and round inside its pouch. Although it can be overloaded and then cannot move.|
|Chatot||Perap||441||Normal||Flying||Does not evolve||Diamond and Pearl|
|Spiritomb||Mikaruge||442||Ghost||Dark||Does not evolve||Diamond and Pearl||It is said that 108 spirits formed this Pokemon. It was banished for its misdeeds 500 years ago.|
|Gible||Fukamaru||443||Dragon||Ground||Gabite (#444)||Diamond and Pearl|
|Gabite||Gabite||444||Dragon||Ground||Garchomp (#445)||Diamond and Pearl|
|Garchomp||Gaburias||445||Dragon||Ground||Mega Evolution||Diamond and Pearl|
|Mega Garchomp||Mega Gaburias||Dragon||Ground||Does not evolve||X and Y|
|Munchlax||Gonbe||446||Normal||Snorlax (#143)||Diamond and Pearl|
|Riolu||Riolu||447||Fighting||Lucario (#448)||Diamond and Pearl|
|Lucario||Lucario||448||Fighting||Steel||Mega Evolution||Diamond and Pearl||It is great at sensing auras. It can even sense auras from a long distance. Playable in Super Smash Bros. Brawl, Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS and Wii U and Super Smash Bros. Ultimate.|
|Mega Lucario||Mega Lucario||Fighting||Steel||Does not evolve||X and Y|
|Hippopotas||Hippopotas||449||Ground||Hippowdon (#450)||Diamond and Pearl|
|Hippowdon||Kabaldon||450||Ground||Does not evolve||Diamond and Pearl|
|Skorupi||Scorupi||451||Poison||Bug||Drapion (#452)||Diamond and Pearl|
|Drapion||Dorapion||452||Poison||Dark||Does not evolve||Diamond and Pearl|
|Croagunk||Gureggru||453||Poison||Fighting||Toxicroak (#454)||Diamond and Pearl|
|Toxicroak||Dokurog||454||Poison||Fighting||Does not evolve||Diamond and Pearl|
|Carnivine||Muskippa||455||Grass||Does not evolve||Diamond and Pearl|
|Finneon||Keikouo||456||Water||Lumineon (#457)||Diamond and Pearl||Finneon and Lumineon are based on the freshwater butterflyfish.|
|Lumineon||Neolant||457||Water||Does not evolve||Diamond and Pearl|
|Mantyke||Tamanta||458||Water||Flying||Mantine (#226)||Diamond and Pearl||Mantyke are based on the giant oceanic manta ray.|
|Snover||Yukikaburi||459||Grass||Ice||Abomasnow (#460)||Diamond and Pearl||It grows berries on its head in the spring.|
|Abomasnow||Yukinooh||460||Grass||Ice||Mega Evolution||Diamond and Pearl|
|Mega Abomasnow||Mega Yukinooh||Grass||Ice||Does not evolve||X and Y|
|Weavile||Manyula||461||Dark||Ice||Does not evolve||Diamond and Pearl|
|Magnezone||Jibacoil||462||Electric||Steel||Does not evolve||Diamond and Pearl|
|Lickilicky||Berobelt||463||Normal||Does not evolve||Diamond and Pearl|
|Rhyperior||Dosidon||464||Ground||Rock||Does not evolve||Diamond and Pearl|
|Tangrowth||Mojumbo||465||Grass||Does not evolve||Diamond and Pearl|
|Electivire||Elekible||466||Electric||Does not evolve||Diamond and Pearl|
|Magmortar||Booburn||467||Fire||Does not evolve||Diamond and Pearl|
|Togekiss||Togekiss||468||Fairy[nb 6]||Flying||Does not evolve||Diamond and Pearl||It will not appear where there is violence.|
|Yanmega||Megayanma||469||Bug||Flying||Does not evolve||Diamond and Pearl||It can transport an adult. The wings on its tail keep it balanced.|
|Leafeon||Leafia||470||Grass||Does not evolve||Diamond and Pearl||It uses photosynthesis so it doesn't have to eat.|
|Glaceon||Glacia||471||Ice||Does not evolve||Diamond and Pearl|
|Gliscor||Glion||472||Ground||Flying||Does not evolve||Diamond and Pearl|
|Mamoswine||Mammoo||473||Ice||Ground||Does not evolve||Diamond and Pearl|
|Porygon-Z||Porygon-Z||474||Normal||Does not evolve||Diamond and Pearl||While evolving it something went wrong and it began acting strange. It evolves by trading while holding a Dubious Disc. It has not appeared in the anime due to the "Electric Soldier Porygon" episode, which caused Japanese children to have seizures in 1997.|
|Gallade||Erureido||475||Psychic||Fighting||Mega Evolution||Diamond and Pearl||This male only Pokemon is extremely good with the swords extending from its elbows.|
|Mega Gallade||Mega Erureido||Psychic||Fighting||Does not evolve||Omega Ruby and
|Probopass||Dainose||476||Rock||Steel||Does not evolve||Diamond and Pearl|
|Dusknoir||Yonoir||477||Ghost||Does not evolve||Diamond and Pearl|
|Froslass||Yukimenoko||478||Ice||Ghost||Does not evolve||Diamond and Pearl||Design inspired by the Japanese yōkai Yuki-onna, a vengeful spirit that takes the form of a woman and traps its victims with its icy breath or within blizzards. If you trapped in your house in a blizzard and you hear knocking look before you answer, it just might be Froslass.|
|Rotom||Rotom||479||Electric||Ghost||Does not evolve||Diamond and Pearl||Rotom is capable of changing between six different forms by possessing various household appliances. It can also possess a special Pokédex used in Alola to assist trainers.|
|Electric||Fire||Transforms into "Heat Rotom" by possessing an oven|
|Electric||Water||Transforms into "Wash Rotom" by possessing a washing machine|
|Electric||Ice||Transforms into "Frost Rotom" by possessing a refrigerator|
|Electric||Flying||Transforms into "Fan Rotom" by possessing a fan|
|Electric||Grass||Transforms into "Mow Rotom" by possessing a lawn mower|
|Uxie||Yuxie||480||Psychic||Does not evolve||Diamond and Pearl|
|Mesprit||Emrit||481||Psychic||Does not evolve||Diamond and Pearl|
|Azelf||Agnome||482||Psychic||Does not evolve||Diamond and Pearl|
|Dialga||Dialga||483||Steel||Dragon||Does not evolve||Diamond and Pearl||Controls time|
|Palkia||Palkia||484||Water||Dragon||Does not evolve||Diamond and Pearl||Controls space|
|Heatran||Heatran||485||Fire||Steel||Does not evolve||Diamond and Pearl|
|Regigigas||Regigigas||486||Normal||Does not evolve||Diamond and Pearl||Legends have told that it is so strong, it has moved the continents.|
|Giratina||Giratina||487||Ghost||Dragon||Does not evolve||Diamond and Pearl||Capable of changing between "Altered" and "Origin" formes. Controls antimatter.|
|Cresselia||Crecelia/Cresselia||488||Psychic||Does not evolve||Diamond and Pearl|
|Phione||Phione||489||Water||Does not evolve||Diamond and Pearl||Can only be obtained by breeding Manaphy; however, Phione are incapable of evolving into Manaphy.|
|Manaphy||Manaphy||490||Water||Does not evolve||Diamond and Pearl||Manaphy is a member of the sea guardians with Phione. Manaphy was the last Pokémon in the Sinnoh Pokédex before the Platinum expansion.|
|Darkrai||Darkrai||491||Dark||Does not evolve||Diamond and Pearl||Darkrai was officially revealed in February 2007. It is a member of the Lunar duo together with Cresselia.|
|Shaymin||Shaymin||492||Grass||Does not evolve||Diamond and Pearl||"Land Forme"|
Shaymin has a second form activated by using a Gracidea flower in the daytime. As opposed to its original Land Forme, Shaymin becomes the Grass/Flying-type Sky Forme. Shaymin's Sky Forme will revert into its Land Forme during the night, while frozen solid, or if it is deposited in the PC. Shaymin was officially revealed in February 2008, when it was listed as a star of Giratina and the Sky Warrior. In early June of the same year, its Sky Forme was revealed. Its Land Forme is based on a hedgehog while its Sky Forme is based on a deer and an angel.
|Arceus||Arceus||493||Normal||Does not evolve||Diamond and Pearl||Arceus changes its type when it is holding a specific item. Like Darkrai and Shaymin before it, Arceus was not officially revealed by Nintendo until February 14, 2009, the year of its debut movie. It was officially revealed to international audiences on August 3, 2009. Arceus is known as "The Original One", as it is said that it created Sinnoh and possibly created the entire Pokémon universe, along with the lake guardians and creation trio. It is the trio master of both the lake guardians and the creation trio.|
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- Only female Burmy evolve into Womadam and their form is determined by the last location Burmy was used in battle.
- Only male Burmy evolve into Mothim.
- Only female Combee are capable of evolution
- Prior to X and Y, Mime Jr. was a pure Psychic-type.
- Prior to X and Y, Togekiss was a dual Normal- and Flying-type.
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