Alolan Persian (Sun & Moon 79)

Alolan Persian  
アローラペルシアン Alolan Persian
Illus. kirisAki
Evolution stage
Stage 1 Pokémon
Evolves from Alolan Meowth
Card name Alolan Persian
Type Darkness
HP 90
retreat cost
English expansion Sun & Moon
Rarity Uncommon
English card no. 79/149
Japanese expansion Collection Sun
Japanese rarity U
Japanese card no. 033/060
Japanese Deck Darkness Yveltal-GX Deck
Japanese card no. 066/131
For more information on this Pokémon's species, see Persian.

Alolan Persian (Japanese: アローラペルシアン Alolan Persian) is a Darkness-type Stage 1 Pokémon card. It was first released as part of the Sun & Moon expansion.

Card text

Switch 1 of your opponent's Benched Pokémon with their Active Pokémon.
  Claw Rend
If your opponent's Active Pokémon already has any damage counters on it, this attack does 30 more damage.

Pokédex data

Persian - Classy Cat Pokémon
No. Height Weight
053 3'0" (1.1 m) 72.8 lbs. (33.0 kg)
Pokédex entry
Its round face and smooth coat—softer than the most high-class velvet—have made this a very popular Pokémon in Alola.
丸い 顔と 最高級の ベルベットより 滑らかな 毛並みが アローラで 大人気の ポケモン。

Release information

This card was included in the Sun & Moon expansion, first released in the Japanese Collection Sun. A Cosmos Holofoil version was included in the Guardians Rising Spooky Blisters released October 6, 2017. It was reprinted as a Non Holofoil in the Japanese Darkness Yveltal-GX Deck.



This card features the Alolan form of Persian. Taunt is a move in the Pokémon games that Alolan Persian can learn. This card's Pokédex entry comes from Pokémon Sun.

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