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    Ekans is a poison type Pokémon that evolves into Arbok.

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     Ekans on the Anime. Jessie used to own one that evolved into Arbok
     Ekans on the Anime. Jessie used to own one that evolved into Arbok
     
    National Pokédex No: #023 
    Species: Snake Pokemon
    Type: Poison  
    Abilities: Intimidate or Shed Skin 
    Hidden Ability: Unnerve 
    Height: 6'07" 
    Weight: 15.2 lbs
    Found in: Kanto, Johto, Sinnoh on rare occasions
    Locations: 
                        Routes 4, 11, and 23 (Red only) 
                        Goldenrod Game Corner (Gold
                        Routes 3, 4, 32, and 33 (Silver
                        Routes 4, 8, 9, 10, 11, and 23 (FireRed only) 
                        Goldenrod Game Corner, Safari Zone (HeartGold
                        Routes 3, 4, 32, 33, and 37, Safari Zone (SoulSilver)
    Evolves at: Level 22 
       

    It can be found in grassy savannas and plains.  
     
    This cunning fighter is also one of Team Rocket's favorite Pokemon to use in battle 
     
     

    Evolutionary Chain 

     
    Ekans (Level 22) --> Arbok 
      
      

    Type Effectiveness

     
    Weak to: Ground and Psychic 
      
    Resistant against: Fighting, Poison, Bug and Grass 

    Unaffected by: None 
     
    Damaged Normally by: Normal, Flying, Rock, Ghost, Steel, Fire, Water, Electric, Ice, Dark and Dragon 
     
     
     

    Pokedex Entries    

      
     Ekans and Team Rocket
     Ekans and Team Rocket
    • Red/Blue: Moves silently and stealthily. Eats the eggs of birds, such as Pidgey and Spearow, whole.

    • Yellow: The older it gets, the longer it grows. At night, it wraps its long body around tree branches to rest.

    • Gold: It can freely detach it jaw to swallow large prey whole. It can become too heavy to move, however.

    • Silver: It always hides in grass. When first born, it has no poison, so its bite is painful, but harmless.

    • Crystal: It flutters the tip of its tongue to seek out the scent of prey, then swallows the prey whole.

    • Ruby/Sapphire: Ekans curls itself up in a spiral while it rests. Assuming this position allows it to quickly respond to a threat from any direction with a glare from its upraised head.

    • Emerald: An Ekans curls itself up in a spiral while it rests. This position allows it to quickly respond to an enemy from any direction with a threat from its upraised head.

    • FireRed: A very common sight in grasslands, etc. It flicks it tongue in and out to sense danger in its surrounding.

    • LeafGreen: Moving silently and stealthily, it eats the eggs of birds, such as Pidgey and Spearrow, whole.

    • Diamond/Pearl/Platinum: It sneaks through grass without making a sound and strikes unsuspecting prey from behind.

    • HeartGold: It can freely detach it jaw to swallow large prey whole. It can become too heavy to move, however.

    • SoulSilver: It always hides in grass. When first born, it has no poison, so its bite is painful, but harmless.

    • Black/White: It sneaks through grass without making a sound and strikes unsuspecting prey from behind.
     


    Trivia

    Ekans is 'Snake' backwards. 
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