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Just looking at them, you can immediately see some similarities. Like, for example, the head and tail fins, the eyes, or the coloration. But the similarities between these two Pokemon extend beyond simple appearances, and are detailed in the following Powerpoint slide.
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It is obvious from this that these two species are very closely related. They possess many similar traits in their deeper statistics and information including:
- Typing: Both Wooper and its evolved form, Quagsire are Water and Ground-type Pokemon. Mudkip is a Water Pokemon, but its evolved forms Marshtomp and Swampert are Water and Ground type.
- Abilities: Both Mudkip and Wooper have the ability Damp.
- Coloration when shiny: Both Mudkip and Wooper are pink or purple when shiny.
- Height: Each of these Pokemon has the same height of 0.4 meters or 1'04".
Anyway, this was Alli of Alli's Snakes, participating in her hobby of taking video games and such way too seriously.