Body Type Caterpillar
Abilities Shield Dust, Run Away (Hidden)
Episode First Shown in Pokemon Emergency
First Known Owner Ash
First Game Appeared in
Type Bug
National Dex Number 010

Caterpie is the Worm Pokemon. It evolves into Metapod starting at level 7, which evolves Butterfree starting at level 10.

Fanon AppearanceEdit

Caterpie resembles a green caterpillar. It has a red antennae on its head and yellow ring-shaped markings on the side of its body.


Adventures In KantoEdit

Zach's Kanto JourneyEdit

The Adventures of Dumb PokémonEdit

Wandering CaterpieEdit

  • A Caterpie by the name of Robert appears as the main character of the series. He first appeared in Wakin' Up, in which he had a problem evolving and asked Greg, a Butterfree, why he couldn't evolve. Later Greg and Robert went to the Beedrills' Tree to ask the Hoothoots' Robert's questions. Various unnamed Caterpies also appeared in the episode.

Pokémon TalesEdit

The New Adventures Of Pokemon Trainer Red Edit

The Legend of Spinarak-Man Edit

Paper Computer Games Edit

  • Caterpie is catchable in Pokémon Stop. It evolves directly to Butterfree, without passing through Metapod for some reason.


  • Tackle
  • String Shot
  • Bug Bite