Butterfree

Butterfree is a bug flying type Pokémon with 1701 MAX CP. Butterfree best moveset is Bug Bite and Bug Buzz. Butterfree is vulnerable to Fire, Flying, Rock, Ice, Electric type moves.

#12 Pokémon GO Butterfree Pokémon GO shiny Butterfree Normal Butterfree Shiny Butterfree 32.00 kg     1.10 m
Pokémon GO Butterfree
Max CP 1701 36%
ATK 167 51%
DEF 151 38%
STA 120 24%
Rarity unknown
Buddy Distance 1 KM
Candy to evolve -
Capture Rate 12.50%
Flee Rate 6.00%
Weight 32.00 kg
Height 1.10 m
Generation 1
Legendary No
Raid Boss CP
Tier 1 5743
Tier 2 9948
Tier 3 12843
Tier 4 20307
Tier 5 26216

Best Pokémon GO moveset Butterfree Best Offensive Butterfree Moveset

The best offensive Pokémon GO Butterfree moveset is Bug Bite with Bug Buzz. This moveset deals the most damage in a variety of offensive scenarios. (via the GO Hub battle simulator)

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Best Pokémon GO moveset Butterfree Best Defensive Butterfree Moveset

The best defensive Pokémon GO Butterfree moveset is Confusion with Bug Buzz. This moveset deals the most damage and generates most energy in a gym defensive scenario. (via the GO Hub battle simulator)

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Legacy move (no longer obtainable while evolving / catching Pokémon)

Pokémon GO Butterfree Quick Moves Butterfree Quick Moves

  • Struggle Bug bug 10.67 DPS 1.5s STAB More Super effective versus
    • dark
    • grass
    • psychic
    Not very effective versus
    • fairy
    • fighting
    • flying
    • fire
    • ghost
    • poison
    • steel
    Struggle Bug stats 10.67 DPS when used by Butterfree | 10.00 DPS | 10.00 EPS | 0.67 activations per second
    15 DMG 15 ENG
  • Confusion psychic 10.63 DPS 1.6s More Super effective versus
    • fighting
    • poison
    Not very effective versus
    • dark
    • psychic
    • steel
    Confusion stats 10.63 DPS when used by Butterfree | 12.50 DPS | 9.38 EPS | 0.63 activations per second
    20 DMG 15 ENG
  • Bug Bite bug 12.00 DPS 0.5s LEGACY STAB More Super effective versus
    • dark
    • grass
    • psychic
    Not very effective versus
    • fairy
    • fighting
    • flying
    • fire
    • ghost
    • poison
    • steel
    Bug Bite stats 12.00 DPS when used by Butterfree | 10.00 DPS | 12.00 EPS | 2.00 activations per second
    5 DMG 6 ENG

Pokémon GO Butterfree Charge Moves Butterfree Charge Moves

  • Psychic psychic 30.00DPS 2.8s More Super effective versus
    • fighting
    • poison
    Not very effective versus
    • dark
    • psychic
    • steel
    Psychic stats 30.00 DPS when used by Butterfree | 35.71 DPS | 0.36 activations per second
    100 DMG 100 ENG
  • Signal Beam bug 26.21DPS 2.9s STAB More Super effective versus
    • dark
    • grass
    • psychic
    Not very effective versus
    • fairy
    • fighting
    • flying
    • fire
    • ghost
    • poison
    • steel
    Signal Beam stats 26.21 DPS when used by Butterfree | 25.86 DPS | 0.34 activations per second
    75 DMG 50 ENG
  • Bug Buzz bug 24.59DPS 3.7s STAB More Super effective versus
    • dark
    • grass
    • psychic
    Not very effective versus
    • fairy
    • fighting
    • flying
    • fire
    • ghost
    • poison
    • steel
    Bug Buzz stats 24.59 DPS when used by Butterfree | 24.32 DPS | 0.27 activations per second
    90 DMG 50 ENG

Type advantages Butterfree Butterfree Counters

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Type advantages Butterfree Butterfree Type Chart

  • takes 71.4% damage
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  • takes 140% damage
  • takes 196% damage

Butterfree Min and Max CP Per Level Butterfree Min and Max CP Per Level

Min/Max CP column shows the corresponding Combat Power that a 0% IV and 100% IV Pokémon GO Butterfree can have at a given level.

Level Min CP Max CP
1 19 24
2 62 75
3 104 126
4 147 178
5 189 229
6 231 280
7 274 332
8 316 383
9 358 434
10 401 486
11 441 534
12 481 583
13 521 632
14 561 680
15 601 729
16 641 777
17 681 826
18 722 875
19 762 923
20 802 972
21 842 1020
22 882 1069
23 922 1118
24 962 1166
25 1002 1215
26 1043 1264
27 1083 1312
28 1123 1361
29 1163 1410
30 1203 1458
31 1223 1482
32 1243 1507
33 1263 1531
34 1283 1555
35 1303 1580
36 1323 1604
37 1343 1628
38 1363 1653
39 1383 1677
40 1404 1701

More information about Pokémon GO Butterfree More information

Butterfree Pokédex entry

Butterfree has a superior ability to search for delicious honey from flowers. It can even search out, extract, and carry honey from flowers that are blooming over six miles from its nest.

Butterfree Gender split

50% Male
50% Female