- Voice actor: Rachael Lillis (both English and Japanese)
Venonat has a round body covered in purple fur. It has a pair of clodhopper feet and stubby forepaws. Venonat has a pincer-like mouth, red compound eyes, and white antennae. Its height is 3'03" and weight is 66.1 lbs.
Venonat has highly developed eyes, which it uses to help find suitable prey. The eyes can also shoot powerful beams. Additionally, poison oozes from all over Venonat's body.
The small bugs it catches and eats appear only at night, so it sleeps in a hole in a tree until night falls. Venonat's prey and Venonat itself are both attracted by bright light.
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Venonat eat small bugs.
Tracey Sketchit has a Venonat which he commonly uses to see things at night with.
Koga and Aya of Fuchsia City each have a Venonat that appeared in The Ninja Poké-Showdown. Koga's evolved into a Venomoth in the same episode. Aya's Venonat made a further appearance in Ariados, Amigos!
Venonat first appeared in Pokémon Fashion Flash.
Venonat also appeared in The Kangaskhan Kid.
A Venonat appeared in A Chansey Operation.
A Venonat appeared in Mewtwo Strikes Back.
A Venonat was one of the Pokémon seen at the Pokémon Swap Meet in Tricks of the Trade.
A Venonat also appeared in Celebi: Voice of the Forest.
A Venonat appeared in the opening of Lucario and the Mystery of Mew.
A Venonat made a brief appearance in Coming Full-Festival Circle!.
Venonat, Insect Pokémon. Its eyes function as radar allowing it to see in the dark.