Lileep (EX Sandstorm 42)

リリーラ Lilyla
Illus. Midori Harada
Evolution stage
Bag Root Fossil Sprite.png
Stage 1 Pokémon
Evolves from Root Fossil
Card name Lileep
Type Grass
HP 80
retreat cost
English expansion EX Sandstorm
Rarity Uncommon
English card no. 42/100
Japanese expansion Miracle of the Desert
Japanese rarity Uncommon
Japanese card no. 009/053
For more information on this Pokémon's species, see Lileep.

Lileep (Japanese: リリーラ Lilyla) is a Grass-type Stage 1 Pokémon card. It is part of the EX Sandstorm expansion.

Card text

Search your deck for Omanyte, Kabuto, Aerodactyl, Lileep, or Anorith and put 2 of them onto your Bench. Shuffle your deck afterward. Treat the new Benched Pokémon as Basic Pokémon.
   Time Spiral
If your opponent has any Evolved Pokémon in play, choose 1 of them and flip a coin. If heads, remove the highest Stage Evolution card on that Pokémon and have your opponent shuffle it into his or her deck.

e-Reader data

This card's ID is I-40-#. The Dot Code strip contains Pokédex information, a TCG glossary snippet, and a brief area summary for Pokémon Ruby and Sapphire.

Pokédex data

Lileep - Sea Lily Pokémon
No. Height Weight
133 3'03" (1.0 m) 52.0 lbs. (23.8 kg)
Pokédex entry
Lileep became extinct approximately a hundred million years ago. This ancient Pokémon attaches itself to a rock on the seafloor and catches approaching prey using tentacles shaped like flower petals.



This card's e-Reader Pokédex entry comes from Pokémon Ruby.

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