|Species||Single Horn Pokémon|
Moxie (Hidden Ability)
|Gender Ratio||50% male, 50% female|
|Mega Evolution||Mega Heracross (Heracronite)|
|Johto|| #113 (Generation II)|
|Hoenn|| #168 (Generation III)|
|Oblivia|| R-295 (present)|
Heracross is a Bug/Fighting-type Pokémon.
Heracross can Mega Evolve into Mega Heracross when holding a Heracronite.
Heracross is a bipedal, beetle-like Pokémon covered in a blue exoskeleton. There is a long, pronged horn on its forehead. On either side of the horn is a short antenna with a spherical tip. Heracross has oval, yellow eyes. Its forearms have a pair of spikes near the wrists, while its thighs have a single spike each. It has two claws on its hands, and a single long claw on each foot. There is a single pair of wings covered by is carapace.
Heracross's horn ends in a cross on the male and a heart shape on the female.
Heracross have been known to suck sap and honey from trees. It has also been seen sucking sap from Bulbasaur.
Using its horn, Heracross throws opponents or competitors for food.
Heracross has been known to compete with Pokémon, such as Pinsir, for food.
Heracross's claws allow it to dig into the ground for sturdy footing or climb trees.
Heracross lives in forests, where it feeds on tree sap.