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Caterpie (Base Set 45)

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{{PokémoncardInfobox |
|cardname=Caterpie |
|jname=キャタピー |
|jtrans=Caterpie |
|image=CaterpieBaseSet45.jpg |
|caption=Illus. [[Ken Sugimori]] |
|species=Caterpie |
|evostage=Basic |
|type=Grass |
|level=13 |
|hp=40 |
|weakness=Fire |
|retreatcost=1 |
|}}
{{PokémoncardInfobox/Expansion|type=Grass|expansion={{TCG|Base Set}}|rarity={{rar|Common}}|cardno=45/102|jpexpansion={{TCG|Expansion Pack}}|jprarity={{rar|Common}}}}
{{PokémoncardInfobox/Expansion|type=Grass|expansion={{TCG|Base Set 2}}|rarity={{rar|Common}}|cardno=68/130}}
{{PokémoncardInfobox/Footer|type=Grass|species=Caterpie}}
 
'''Caterpie''' (Japanese: '''キャタピー''' ''Caterpie'') is a {{ct|Grass}} Basic Pokémon card. It iswas first released as part of the {{TCG|Base Set}}.
 
==Card text==
{{TCGAttack Cardtext/Header|type=Grass}}
type=Grass |{{Cardtext/Attack
cost|type={{e|Grass}} |
name|cost=String Shot {{e|Grass}}
jname|name=いとをはくString |Shot
jtrans=Spit Thread |jname=いとをはく
damage|jtrans=10Spit |Thread
effect|damage=Flip a coin. If heads, the Defending Pokémon is now {{TCG|Paralyzed}}. |10
|effect=Flip a coin. If heads, the Defending Pokémon is now {{TCG|Paralyzed}}.
|}}
{{Cardtext/Footer}}
 
===Pokédex data===
{{Carddex |
|type=Grass |
|name=Caterpie |
|species=Worm |
|ndex=010 |
|height=1'0" |
|jheight=0.3 |
|weight=6 |
|jweight=2.9 |
|dex=Its short feet are tipped with suction pads that enable it to tirelessly climb slopes and walls. |
|jdex=緑の皮膚に覆われている。脱皮して成長すると糸をかけてサナギにかわる。 |
|transdex=It is covered with a green skin. When it grows, it sheds the skin, covers itself with silk, and becomes a cocoon. |
|}}
 
==Release information==
This card was released in the English {{TCG|Base Set}}, originating from the Japanese {{TCG|Expansion Pack}}. It was later reprinted in the English {{TCG|Base Set 2}} expansion and the English {{TCG|Legendary Collection}} expansionexpansions.
 
Early print runs of the card had the HP read "HP 40" instead of "40 HP". Additionally, early prints of the card mistakenly list the weight as "length".
 
==Trivia==
*Early prints have the HP read " HP 40" instead of "40 HP".
*Early prints also listed "Length" instead of "Weight".
===Origin===
{{m|String Shot}} is a [[move]] in the [[Pokémon games]] that {{p|Caterpie}} can learn. This card's English [[Pokédex]] entry comes from {{game|Red and Blue|s}}, whereas the Japanese entry comes from {{game|Red and Green|s}}.