|Abilities||Effect Spore, Dry Skin, Damp (Hidden)|
|Episode First Shown in||Clefairy And The Moon Stone|
|First Known Owner||Cassandra|
|First Game Appeared in|
|National Dex Number||046|
Paras is the Mushroom Pokemon. It evolves into Parasect starting at level 24.
Paras resembles a crab with a small mushroom on its back. They have six legs with the first two being the largest. They have two teeth on each side of their mouth. They have two, big blue eyes, with a big black pupil.
- Several wild Paras appeared in Paras Poaching.
- Several red Paras appeared in Ivy & Oak.
- A Pink Paras was shown in The Pink Pokemon of Pinkan Island!
- A Paras was caught by Scott in Murcott Island, Bug Catching Contest!
- Several more Red Paras appeared in Return to Valencia!
- A wild Paras appeared in Vs. Bulbasaur.
- Wild Paras appeared in Vs. Charizard.
- Wild Paras appeared in Vs. Suicune.
- A coordinator's Paras appeared in Vs. Octillery.
- A coordinator's Paras appeared in Vs. Brendan.
- Cassandra (from "The Problem With Paras") roams around in an alternate reality as a Paras.
- Stun Spore
- Leech Life
- Fury Cutter
- Giga Drain
- Rage Powder