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Parasect
Parasect
National Pokédex
Paras - Parasect (#047) - Venonat
Ability Dry Skin
Effect Spore
Damp (Hidden)
Series Pokémon series
First appearance Pokémon Red and Blue
Created by Game Freak

Parasect(JP) is a species of Pokémon in the series of the same name. It is a dual-type Bug/Grass Pokémon that made its first appearance in the first generation games Red and Blue.

Physiology and Behavior

Appearances

Main Pokémon games

Other Pokémon games

Super Smash Bros. series

Trophy descriptions

In the anime

Origin and inspiration

In-game information

Pokédex entries

Title Entry
First Pokémon generation
Pokémon Red and Blue A host-parasite pair in which the parasite mushroom has taken over the host bug. Prefers damp places.
Pokémon Yellow The bug host is drained of energy by the mushrooms on its back. They appear to do all the thinking.
Pokémon Stadium The bug host is controlled by the mushrooms that scatter poisonous spores. The spores are sometimes used as medicine in China.
Second Pokémon generation
Pokémon Gold It stays mostly in dark, damp places, the preference not of the bug, but of the big mushrooms on its back.
Pokémon Silver The larger the mushroom on its back grows, the stronger the mushroom spores it scatters.
Pokémon Crystal When nothing's left to extract from the bug, the mushrooms on its back leave spores on the bug's egg.
Third Pokémon generation
Pokémon Ruby Parasect 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.
Pokémon Sapphire Parasect 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.
Pokémon Emerald Parasect 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.
Pokémon FireRed It scatters toxic spores from the mushroom cap. In China, the spores are used as herbal medicine.
Pokémon LeafGreen A host-parasite pair in which the parasite mushroom has taken over the host bug. Prefers damp places.
Fourth Pokémon generation
Pokémon Diamond A mushroom grown larger than the host's body controls Parasect. It scatters poisonous spores.
Pokémon Pearl It is controlled by a mushroom grown larger than the bug body. It is said to prefer damp places.
Pokémon Platinum A mushroom grown larger than the host's body controls Parasect. It scatters poisonous spores.
Pokémon HeartGold It stays mostly in dark, damp places, the preference not of the bug, but of the big mushrooms on its back.
Pokémon SoulSilver The larger the mushroom on its back grows, the stronger the mushroom spores it scatters.
Fifth Pokémon generation
Pokémon Black A mushroom grown larger than the host's body controls Parasect. It scatters poisonous spores.
Pokémon White A mushroom grown larger than the host's body controls Parasect. It scatters poisonous spores.
Pokémon Black 2 A mushroom grown larger than the host's body controls Parasect. It scatters poisonous spores.
Pokémon White 2 A mushroom grown larger than the host's body controls Parasect. It scatters poisonous spores.
Sixth Pokémon generation
Pokémon X A mushroom grown larger than the host's body controls Parasect. It scatters poisonous spores.
Pokémon Y The larger the mushroom on its back grows, the stronger the mushroom spores it scatters.
Pokémon Omega Ruby Parasect 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.
Pokémon Alpha Sapphire Parasect 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.
Seventh Pokémon generation
Pokémon Sun The large mushroom on its back controls it. It often fights over territory with Shiinotic.
Pokémon Moon It scatters toxic spores from its mushroom cap. Once harvested, these spores can be steeped and boiled down to prepare herbal medicines.


Game locations

Title Location(s)
First Pokémon generation
Pokémon Red and Blue
Safari Zone, Cerulean Cave
Pokémon Yellow
Safari Zone, Cerulean Cave
Trade Tangela on Route 18
Second Pokémon generation
Pokémon Gold
Evolve Paras
Pokémon Silver
Evolve Paras
Pokémon Crystal
Mt. Silver
Third Pokémon generation
Pokémon Ruby
Trade
Pokémon FireRed
Safari Zone, Cerulean Cave
Pokémon LeafGreen
Safari Zone, Cerulean Cave
Fourth Pokémon generation
Pokémon Diamond
Evolve Paras
Pokémon Pearl
Evolve Paras
Pokémon Platinum
Evolve Paras
Pokémon HeartGold
Cerulean Cave, Safari Zone
Pokémon SoulSilver
Cerulean Cave, Safari Zone
Fifth Pokémon generation
Pokémon Black
Trade
Pokémon White
Evolve Paras
Sixth Pokémon generation
Pokémon X
Evolve Paras
Pokémon Y
Evolve Paras
Pokémon Omega Ruby
Evolve Paras
Pokémon Alpha Sapphire
Evolve Paras
Seventh Pokémon generation
Pokémon Sun
Evolve Paras
Pokémon Moon
Evolve Paras


Evolution

Paras
Reach level 24.
Parasect
PKMN046 PKMN047

Base Stats

Base Stats
HP 60
Attack 95
Defense 80
Sp. Attack 60
Sp. Defense 80
Speed 30
Average 405

Moveset

Main article: Parasect/moveset

Gallery

Sprites

Sprites
Red Green
PKMNRG047
Red Blue
PKMNRB047
Yellow
PKMNY047
Gold
Blank PKMN
File:PKMNG047.png


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File:PKMNG047-S.png

Silver
Blank PKMN
File:PKMNS047.png


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File:PKMNS047-S.png

Crystal
Blank PKMN
File:PKMNC047.gif


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File:PKMNC047-S.gif

Ruby Sapphire
Blank PKMN
File:PKMNRS047.png


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File:PKMNRS047-S.png

Emerald
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File:PKMNE047.gif


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File:PKMNE047-S.gif

Fire Leaf
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File:PKMNFRLG047.png


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File:PKMNFRLG047-S.png

Diamond Pearl
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File:PKMNDP047.png


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File:PKMNDP047-S.png

Platinum
Blank PKMN
File:PKMNP047.png


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File:PKMNP047-S.png

Heart Soul
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File:PKMNHGSS047.png


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File:PKMNHGSS047-S.png

Black White
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File:PKMNBW047.png


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File:PKMNBW047-S.png

Black 2 White 2
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File:PKMNBW2047.png


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File:PKMNBW2047-S.png

X Y
Blank PKMN
File:PKMNXY047.png


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File:PKMNXY047-S.png


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