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Widemouthed Anode Beetle

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Widemouthed Anode Beetle In-game icon.
A Widemouthed Anode Beetle.
Appears in Hey! Pikmin
Scientific name Scarabum electrodea grandiostium
Family Scarab beetle
Areas Glowing Bloom Pond, Secret Spot 7
Attacks Eat Pikmin

The Widemouthed Anode Beetle (オオグチエレキムシ?, lit.: "Big Mouthed Electric Bug") is an electric ladybug-like enemy found in Hey! Pikmin.


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Weight Max.
Seeds Value Health Regen.
N/A N/A N/A A yellow Sparklium Seed icon, used to represent the object found in the games. × 2 Unknown Unknown


The Widemouthed Anode Beetle patrols a set path in dimly-lit areas, where it casts a field of light. If Pikmin walk into this light, it will charge them and attempt to eat them.


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Widemouthed Anode Beetles can be defeated by continually throwing Pikmin at them until they flip over, which leaves them completely vulnerable to attack, much like the standard Anode Beetle.


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This pesky creature loves to generate its own electricity. It prefers solitude, and becomes aggressive if provoked. It really couldn't be more different from me, could it? Part of me wishes I could assert myself as strongly as this terrifying monster does.


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See more: Anode Beetle#Naming.
  • Common name: Widemouthed Anode Beetle. The name is the same as an Anode Beetle's, but starting with "widemouthed", referring to its large mouth.
  • Japanese nickname: オオグチエレキムシ?, lit.: "Big Mouthed Electric Bug".
  • Japanese name: キモンオオグチエレキムシ?, lit.: "Yellow Pattern Big Mouthed Electric Bug".
  • Scientific name: Scarabum electrodea grandiostium. Scarabum electrodea is the Anode Beetle's scientific name. Grandiostium comes from grandis and ostium, Latin for "large" and "mouth", respectively.
  • Internal names: Unknown.
  • Prerelease: None.

Names in other languages[edit]

Language Name Meaning
Flag of Japan Japanese オオグチエレキムシ?
Ō Guchi Ereki Mushi
Big Mouthed Electric Bug
Flag of the Netherlands Dutch Breedgebekte
Flag of France French Scarabée électrique à bec Beaked electric beetle
Flag of Germany German Breitmaul-Anodenkäfer Widemouth Anode Beetle
Flag of Italy Italian Anodicocco dalla bocca larga
Flag of South Korea Korean 큰입전기벌레
Flag of Spain Spanish Escarabajo dentánodo Portmanteau of "dentado" (toothed), and Escarabajo ánodo (Anode Beetle)

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