There are currently a total of 3 Pokémon in the Caterpie family. Metapod evolves from Caterpie which costs 12 Candy, and evolves into Butterfree which costs 50 candies.
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Metapod is a Bug Pokémon which evolves from Caterpie. It is vulnerable to Fire, Flying and Rock moves. Metapod's strongest moveset is Bug Bite & Struggle and it has a Max CP of 450. Metapod evolves into Butterfree.
"The shell covering this Pokémon's body is as hard as an iron slab. Metapod does not move very much. It stays still because it is preparing its soft innards for evolution inside the hard shell."
|Level 15 (research encounters)||193 View IV chart »|
|Level 20 (max hatched / raids)||257 View IV chart »|
|Level 30 (max wild)||386 View IV chart »|
|Level 40||450 View IV chart »|
Max CP with weather boost
|Level 25 (raids)||321 View IV chart »|
|Level 35 (wild)||418 View IV chart »|
|Base capture rate||25%|
|Base flee rate||9%|
|Buddy walk distance||1 km|
Best moveset for Metapod
All counter Pokémon
These are the Pokémon and their moves that do the most damage to Metapod.
|Pokémon||Quick move||Main move||Effective damage|
|Rampardos||Smack Down||Rock Slide||100%|
|Moltres||Fire Spin||Sky Attack||99%|
|Charizard||Fire Spin||Blast Burn||90%|
|Deoxys (Defense)||Zen Headbutt||Rock Slide||89%|
These moves are calculated using type advantages / disadvantages, and including STAB. Click here for more info »
Most vulnerable to Metapod