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Taridae is the first evolution of the Ko Region Grass starter, Newteaf.

Taridae is an aggressive and mischievous-looking reptile with teal skin and numerous light-teal patches around its body. A large leaf upon its head hangs over Taridae's face and covers one of its eyes. There are three leaves sprouting from the tip of its tail and five spikes running down its spine.

#002 Taridae
"Official" Art by Ninjin-Man
Species Leaf Newt Pokémon
Type Grass
Abilities Overgrow or Synthesis
Height 1' 0"
Weight 10 lbs.
Gender Ratio
Designed By acrios90
Other Art
  • Acrios90's original design
  • Newteaf family by Furball
  • Sprite by Mimi
  • Sprite By Junglebook
Pokédex Entries
Sunrise Once per year the leaves on its tail fall off and embed themselves in the ground to grow a baby Newteaf in the bud that rises.
Sunset The leaves on its tail fall off and regrow every year. If they are ripped off prematurely, they won't grow back until the appointed time.
Moonrise It is extremely in tune with the seasons. It knows exactly when to molt its leaves to grow new Newteaf.
Locations Description
None. This Pokémon is found in the jungles, usually surrounded by rich vegetation and exotic plants.
Evolutionary Line
Design Notes
Its name is a hybrid of Taro(a Elephant leaf) and Salamandridae(The spiecies newts belong too).

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