(Pokémon Gold, Silver and Crystal Versions)

Pineco is a Bug-type Pokémon.

No Pokémon evolve into Pineco. Pineco evolves into Forretress at level 31.


Gold Silver Crystal
Pineco sprite
shiny Pineco sprite
Pineco sprite
shiny Pineco sprite
Pineco sprite
shiny Pineco sprite

Base Stats

Special Attack35
Special Defense35


Number 204: Pineco, the Bagworm Pokémon. Height: 2'0", Weight: 16.0lbs.

Gold Silver Crystal
It likes to make
its shell thicker
by adding layers
of tree bark. The
additional weight
doesn't bother it.
It hangs and waits
for flying insect
prey to come near.
It does not move
about much on its
It spits out a
fluid that it uses
to glue tree bark
to its body. The
fluid hardens when
it touches air.


Pineco can use the following moves:

Move Learnt
Pin Missile by breeding
Reflect by breeding
Swift by breeding
Flail by breeding
Strength from HM04
Tackle at level 1
Protect at level 1
Selfdestruct at level 8
Take Down at level 15
Rapid Spin at level 22
Bide at level 29
Explosion at level 36
Spikes at level 43
Double-edge at level 50
Headbutt from TM02
Curse from TM03
Rollout from TM04
Toxic from TM06
Rock Smash from TM08
Hidden Power from TM10
Sunny Day from TM11
Sweet Scent from TM12
Snore from TM13
Protect from TM17
Giga Drain from TM19
Endure from TM20
Frustration from TM21
Solarbeam from TM22
Return from TM27
Double Team from TM32
Swagger from TM34
Sleep Talk from TM35
Defense Curl from TM40
Rest from TM44
Attract from TM45

Show information about:
Generation I: Red Blue Yellow
Generation II: Gold Silver Crystal

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