Larvitar #246


Larvitar is a little green reptile with rough skin. It has a short, rounded snout and triangular, black markings below and on the upper corners of its red eyes. Its diamond-shaped belly is covered with red scales, and it has numerous little holes in it. It has no digits on its short limbs and just one toe on each foot. It features a conical tail encircled by a ring of plate-like scales, giving it the appearance of a tunnel-boring machine. Larvitar is born deep down, far away from its mother. It develops by devouring dirt and will reach the pupal stage after absorbing an entire mountain’s worth of earth. Larvitar like to reside in mountains, hills, and caves.

Best moveset for Larvitar

When fighting Pokémon in Gyms, Larvitar’s greatest moves are Bite and Ancient Power. This moveset has the most overall DPS and is also the finest for PVP encounters.


  Bite 12 dps
  Ancient Power 24 dps


  Rock Smash 11.5 dps
  Ancient Power 24 dps


 All moves

Quick move Damage EPS DPS
 Bite 6 8 12
 Rock Smash 15 7.7 11.5
Main move Damage EPS DPS
 Ancient Power 70 -9.4 24
 Stomp 55 -29.4 32.4
 Crunch 70 -10.3 21.9
 Frustration Shadow 10 -16.5 5
 Return Purified 35 -47.1 50

The green moves benefit from the Same Type Attack Bonus and deliver 20% more damage.


Larvitar is a Generation 2 Pokemon that ranks 246 in the Pokedex… It is found in the Joto area and is of the earthen and stone kind. consuming 25 sweets Pokemon Pupitar develops from Larvitar.


How to find and catch Pokémon Larvitar?

Larvitar may be found in farms, parks, and forested highlands. It sometimes spawns in stone quarries.

Larvitar is an uncommon sighting on the map. It may sometimes be grown from an egg or captured during an event.

The Pokemon Larvitar is one of the numerous monsters that may be captured in Pokemon Go. See the prerequisites for evolving Larvitar here. Larvitar is a Johto second generation Pokémon that was released in the February 16, 2017 update.
Larvitar appears as a shiny in the game.


#246 Larvitar Info

Type Candy Needed to Evolve
Rock / Ground 25 Larvitar Candy


  • Evolves into: Pupitar, Tyranitar
  • Evolves from: None
  • Hatches from: Egg (10KM)

Combat Moves

To use combat moves, touch the screen while in battle, and the pokemon will release their attacks as quickly as they can. Attacks that are repeated will fill the bars on their specific meter. When any or all of the bars are full, press and hold the screen for a few seconds to unleash a special move.
Possible Attack Moves
Name Type Damage
Bite Dark 10
Rock Smash Fighting 15
Possible Special Moves
Name Type Damage Number of Special Bars
Ancient Power Rock 70 3
Stomp Normal 70 1
Crunch Dark 70 2