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It’s said that Wiglett’s resemblance to Diglett might be a mere coincidence—a result of its adaptation to its environment.​

  • CategoryGarden Eel Pokémon​
  • TypeWater
  • Height1.2 m
  • Weight1.8 kg
  • AbilityGooey / Rattled
Wiglett gameplay screenshot

Though It May Closely Resemble Diglett, It’s a Completely Different Pokémon

It may look like Diglett, but it’s actually a completely different species of Pokémon.​ Wiglett pokes a part of its body out of the sand to feed in the ocean. It’s still unclear what the rest of its body hidden in the sand is like or how long it might be.

Wiglett gameplay screenshot

Wiglett Has a Sense of Smell That Can Pick up Scents from over 60 Feet Away!​

Boasting an exceptional sense of smell, Wiglett is able to pick up scents from over 60 feet away.​ It has a skittish disposition and is constantly cautious of its surroundings. When it notices the scent of other Pokémon, Wiglett burrows into the sand to conceal itself.​