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 details 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 put down for convenience.
Design and development
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|
|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|
|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|
|Roserade||Roserade||407||Grass||Poison||Does not evolve||Diamond and Pearl|
|Cranidos||Zugaidos||408||Rock||Rampardos (#409)||Diamond and Pearl|
|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|
|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|
|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|
|Drifblim||Fuwaride||426||Ghost||Flying||Does not evolve||Diamond and Pearl|
|Buneary||Mimirol||427||Normal||Lopunny (#428)||Diamond and Pearl|
|Lopunny||Mimilop||428||Normal||Mega Evolution||Diamond and Pearl|
|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|
|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|
|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|
|Chatot||Perap||441||Normal||Flying||Does not evolve||Diamond and Pearl|
|Spiritomb||Mikaruge||442||Ghost||Dark||Does not evolve||Diamond and Pearl|
|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|
|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|
|Lumineon||Neolant||457||Water||Does not evolve||Diamond and Pearl|
|Mantyke||Tamanta||458||Water||Flying||Mantine (#226)||Diamond and Pearl|
|Snover||Yukikaburi||459||Grass||Ice||Abomasnow (#460)||Diamond and Pearl|
|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|
|Yanmega||Megayanma||469||Bug||Flying||Does not evolve||Diamond and Pearl|
|Leafeon||Leafia||470||Grass||Does not evolve||Diamond and Pearl|
|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.|
|Gallade||Erureido||475||Psychic||Fighting||Mega Evolution||Diamond and Pearl||Male only|
|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.|
|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|
|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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