Nidorino is larger than his pre-evolution. His forehead horn is larger, as well as his ears and the spines on his back. He has grown large fang teeth, and has three clawed toes instead of two, as was the case for its pre-evolution. He remains quadruped though.
Nidorino is the male of the species. For the female counterpart, see Nidorina.
Capable of goring with his horn, Nidorino are much fiercer than Nidoran♂. Their long spines ooze poison on contact with foes. His horn is capable of piercing a diamond.
Nidorino is independent and are often fierce, being described as aggressive and violent.
Nidorino live in expansive hot savannas and plains. They share their home range with Nidorina and can normally be found in Kanto.
This Pokémon was unavailable prior to Generation I.