Parasect

Parasect is a Bug/Grass Pokémon introduced in Generation 1. It is known as Mushroom Pokémon

Pokédex data

National No.047
TypeBUGGRASS
SpeciesMushroom Pokémon
Height1 m (3' 3")
Weight29.5 kg (65.0 lbs)
Abilities1. Effect Spore
2. Dry Skin
Damp (hidden)
Local No.047 (National)
047 (Kanto)
071 (Original Johto)
071 (Updated Johto)
047 (Let's Go Kanto)
Footprint
Color
Shape
Armor

Training

Catch Rate75
EV Yield2 Attack
Base Happiness70
Base Experience142
Growth RateMedium

Breeding

Egg GroupsGrass
Bug
GenderMale: 50% Female: 50%
Egg Cycles20 (5140 - 5397 Steps)

Base stats

HP60
Attack95
Defense80
Speed30
Special Attack60
Special Defense80
Total405MinMax

Moves learned by Parasect

Pokédex entries

GameEntry
Let's Go, Eevee!The bug host is drained of energy by the mushrooms on its back. The mushroom appears to do all the thinking.
Let's Go, Pikachu!The bug host is drained of energy by the mushrooms on its back. The mushroom appears to do all the thinking.
Ultra SunThe bug is mostly dead, with the mushroom on its back having become the main body. If the mushroom comes off, the bug stops moving.
MoonIt scatters toxic spores from its mushroom cap. Once harvested, these spores can be steeped and boiled down to prepare herbal medicines.
Alpha SapphireParasect is known to infest large trees en masse and drain nutrients from the lower trunk and roots. When an infested tree dies, they move onto another tree all at once.
Omega RubyParasect is known to infest large trees en masse and drain nutrients from the lower trunk and roots. When an infested tree dies, they move onto another tree all at once.
YThe larger the mushroom on its back grows, the stronger the mushroom spores it scatters.
XA mushroom grown larger than the host’s body controls Parasect. It scatters poisonous spores.
White 2A mushroom grown larger than the host’s body controls Parasect. It scatters poisonous spores.
Black 2A mushroom grown larger than the host’s body controls Parasect. It scatters poisonous spores.
WhiteA mushroom grown larger than the host’s body controls Parasect. It scatters poisonous spores.
BlackA mushroom grown larger than the host’s body controls Parasect. It scatters poisonous spores.
SoulSilverThe larger the mushroom on its back grows, the stronger the mushroom spores it scatters.
HeartGoldIt stays mostly in dark, damp places, the preference not of the bug, but of the big mushroom on its back.
PlatinumA mushroom grown larger than the host’s body controls PARASECT. It scatters poisonous spores.
PearlIt is controlled by a mushroom grown larger than the bug body. It is said to prefer damp places.
DiamondA mushroom grown larger than the host’s body controls PARASECT. It scatters poisonous spores.
LeafGreenA host-parasite pair in which the parasite mushroom has taken over the host bug. Prefers damp places.
FireRedIt scatters toxic spores from the mushroom cap. In China, the spores are used as herbal medicine.
EmeraldPARASECT are known to infest the roots of large trees en masse and drain nutrients. When an infested tree dies, they move onto another tree all at once.
SapphirePARASECT is known to infest large trees en masse and drain nutrients from the lower trunk and roots. When an infested tree dies, they move onto another tree all at once.
RubyPARASECT is known to infest large trees en masse and drain nutrients from the lower trunk and roots. When an infested tree dies, they move onto another tree all at once.
CrystalWhen nothing's left to extract from the bug, the mushrooms on its back leave spores on the bug's egg.
SilverThe larger the mushroom on its back grows, the stronger the mush­ room spores it scatters.
GoldIt stays mostly in dark, damp places, the preference not of the bug, but of the big mush­ rooms on its back.
YellowThe bug host is drained of energy by the mushrooms on its back. They appear to do all the thinking.
BlueA host-parasite pair in which the parasite mushroom has taken over the host bug. Prefers damp places.
RedA host-parasite pair in which the parasite mushroom has taken over the host bug. Prefers damp places.

Sprites


Red/Blue
Normal
Shiny

Green
Normal
Shiny

Yellow
Normal
Shiny

Gold
Normal
Shiny

Silver
Normal
Shiny

Crystal
Normal
Shiny

Ruby/Sapphire/Emerald
Normal
Shiny

FireRed/LeafGreen
Normal
Shiny

Diamond/Pearl/Platinum
Normal
Shiny

HeartGold/SoulSilver
Normal
Shiny

Black/White
Normal
Shiny

X/Y
Normal
Shiny

Sun/Moon
Normal
Shiny