(Pokémon Red, Blue, Yellow, Gold, Silver and Crystal Versions)

Nidorina is a Poison-type Pokémon.

Nidoran♀ evolves into Nidorina at level 16. Nidorina evolves into Nidoqueen when exposed to the Moon Stone.


Red Blue Yellow Gold Silver Crystal
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Base Stats

Special Attack55GSC
Special Defense55GSC


Number 030: Nidorina, the Poison Pin Pokémon. Height: 2'7", Weight: 44.0lbs.

Red and Blue Yellow Gold Silver Crystal
The female's horn
develops slowly.
Prefers physical
attacks such as
clawing and
When resting deep
in its burrow, its
thorns always
This is proof that
it is relaxed.
When feeding its
young, it first
chews and tender-
izes the food,
then spits it out
for the offspring.
It has a calm and
caring nature.
Because its horn
grows slowly, it
prefers not to
It has a docile
nature. If it is
threatened with
attack, it raises
the barbs that are
all over its body.


Nidorina can use the following moves:

Move Learnt
Strength from HM04GSC
Scratch at level 1RBY
Tackle at level 1
Growl at level 1
Scratch at level 8
Double Kick at level 12YGSC
Poison Sting at level 14RB
Poison Sting at level 19YGSC
Tail Whip at level 23RB
Tail Whip at level 27YGSC
Bite at level 32RB
Bite at level 36YGSC
Fury Swipes at level 41RB
Fury Swipes at level 46YGSC
Double Kick at level 50RB
Headbutt from TM02GSC
Curse from TM03GSC
Toxic from TM06
Horn Drill from TM07RBY
Body Slam from TM08RBY
Rock Smash from TM08GSC
Take Down from TM09RBY
Double-edge from TM10RBY
Hidden Power from TM10GSC
Bubblebeam from TM11RBY
Sunny Day from TM11GSC
Water Gun from TM12RBY
Ice Beam from TM13RBY
Snore from TM13GSC
Blizzard from TM14
Protect from TM17GSC
Rain Dance from TM18GSC
Rage from TM20RBY
Endure from TM20GSC
Frustration from TM21GSC
Iron Tail from TM23GSC
Thunderbolt from TM24RBY
Thunder from TM25
Return from TM27GSC
Mimic from TM31RBY
Mud-slap from TM31GSC
Double Team from TM32
Reflect from TM33RBY
Bide from TM34RBY
Swagger from TM34GSC
Sleep Talk from TM35GSC
Defense Curl from TM40GSC
Skull Bash from TM40RBY
Detect from TM43GSC
Rest from TM44
Attract from TM45GSC
Thief from TM46GSC
Substitute from TM50RBY
Ice Beam from a Move TutorC
Thunderbolt from a Move TutorC

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Generation I: Red Blue Yellow
Generation II: Gold Silver Crystal

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