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ARK's base taming speed on PC, PS4, and Xbox is now doubled, meaning 1× is as fast as what 2× was previously. Dododex has been updated to reflect this. Use the "presets" dropdown for common multipliers.
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Food Drain
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FOOD QTY TIME NARCS.EFFECT.
Simple Kibble
Simple Kibble
900:51:51
Bio Toxin 11
Narcotics 22
Narcoberries 98
98.6%
+73 Lvl (223)
Archaeopteryx Kibble
Archaeopteryx Kibble Mobile/Switch
900:51:51
Bio Toxin 11
Narcotics 22
Narcoberries 98
98.6%
+73 Lvl (223)
Raw Mutton
Raw Mutton
1800:43:13
Bio Toxin 6
Narcotics 11
Narcoberries 47
94.3%
+70 Lvl (220)
Raw Prime Meat
Raw Prime Meat
2300:55:13
Bio Toxin 13
Narcotics 26
Narcoberries 118
91.2%
+68 Lvl (218)
Cooked Lamb Chop
Cooked Lamb Chop
3301:19:08
Bio Toxin 29
Narcotics 57
Narcoberries 258
83%
+62 Lvl (212)
Cooked Prime Meat
Cooked Prime Meat
4501:48:01
Bio Toxin 47
Narcotics 94
Narcoberries 427
72.6%
+54 Lvl (204)
Raw Prime Fish Meat
Raw Prime Fish Meat
5601:07:13
Bio Toxin 21
Narcotics 42
Narcoberries 188
63%
+47 Lvl (197)
Raw Meat
Raw Meat
6702:40:50
Bio Toxin 81
Narcotics 162
Narcoberries 736
54.2%
+40 Lvl (190)
Cooked Meat
Cooked Meat
13302:39:38
Bio Toxin 81
Narcotics 161
Narcoberries 729
22.9%
+17 Lvl (167)
Raw Fish Meat
Raw Fish Meat
16603:19:14
Bio Toxin 106
Narcotics 211
Narcoberries 961
16%
+12 Lvl (162)
Cooked Prime Fish Meat
Cooked Prime Fish Meat
11102:16:53
Bio Toxin 66
Narcotics 131
Narcoberries 596
30%
+22 Lvl (172)
Cooked Fish Meat
Cooked Fish Meat
33203:19:14
Bio Toxin 106
Narcotics 211
Narcoberries 961
4.6%
+3 Lvl (153)
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Knock Out

Tranquilizer Dart
%
Tranquilizer Dart
10
Shocking Tranquilizer Dart
%
Shocking Tranquilizer Dart
5
Bow
%
Bow
25
Compound Bow
%
Compound Bow
44
88.7%
CHANCE
OF DEATH
Crossbow
%
Crossbow
14
Harpoon Launcher
%
Harpoon Launcher
8
Fists
%
Fists
157
95%
Slingshot
%
Slingshot
92
95%
Wooden Club
%
Wooden Club
110
Boomerang (Melee)
%
Boomerang (Melee)
53
99.9%
Boomerang
%
Boomerang
32
43.8%
Electric Prod
%
Electric Prod
9
Tripwire Narcotic Trap
%
Tripwire Narcotic Trap
10
S+ Tranq Turret
%
S+ Tranq Turret
9
Equus (Buck Kick)
%
Equus (Buck Kick)
57
0.7%
Beelzebufo (Sweep)
%
Beelzebufo (Sweep)
37
5%
Beelzebufo (Stab)
%
Beelzebufo (Stab)
61
5%
Basilisk
%
Basilisk
14
8.3%
Pulmonoscorpius
%
Pulmonoscorpius
49
5%
Pachy (Charge)
%
Pachy (Charge)
37
0.7%
Pachy (Primary Attack)
%
Pachy (Primary Attack)
219
100%
Thorny Dragon (Tail Needles)
%
Thorny Dragon (Tail Needles)
547
Tusoteuthis (In Seconds)
%
Tusoteuthis (In Seconds)
219
Bow (Toxicant Arrow)
%
Bow (Toxicant Arrow)
13
Compound Bow (Toxicant Arrow)
%
Compound Bow (Toxicant Arrow)
9
Crossbow (Toxicant Arrow)
%
Crossbow (Toxicant Arrow)
13
Longbow
%
Longbow
30
26.2%
Recurve Bow
%
Recurve Bow
13

The Diplocaulus does not have multipliers for headshots or any other areas.

Stats

BASE STATS

StatBase
(Lvl 1)
Increase Per Lvl
(Wild)
Increase Per Lvl
(Tamed)
Rank*
Ark Health Icon
Health
190+38+5.4%
AVG
Ranked 102 of 133
Ark Stamina Icon
Stamina
165+16.5+10%
AVG
Ranked 95
Ark Oxygen Icon
Oxygen
1,000+100
Ark Food Icon
Food
1,500+150+10%
AVG
Ranked 70
Ark Weight Icon
Weight
150+3+4%
AVG
Ranked 95
Ark Melee Damage Icon
Melee Damage
100%+5%+2%
AVG
Ranked 100
Ark Movement Speed Icon
Movement Speed
100%+2.5%
Ark Torpor Icon
Torpor
220+13.2
AVG
Ranked 89
* Rank of the Base Stat of the Diplocaulus vs. all other creatures. (Rank #1 in Health = highest Health creature.)

ABSOLUTE STATS

10
PRIMARY ATTACK
%
MELEE DAMAGE
MOVEMENT SPEEDBASESprinting
(Wild)
Sprinting
(Tamed)
Walking70357357
Swimming267
Movement Speed:   %

RECIPES

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Resources

Gathering Efficiency

★︎4.0
Rated #3 for gathering
★︎3.0
Rated #5 for gathering
★︎3.1
★︎2.7
★︎2.8
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Diplocaulus Breeding

1d 18h 2m 12s
Total Time
(INCUBATION to Adult)
2:57 PM
5h
Egg incubation
1:55 AM
1d 13h 2m 12s
Total Maturation
3h 42m 13s
Baby
8:26 PM
14h 48m 53s
Juvenile
11:15 AM
18h 31m 6s
Adolescent
2:57 PM

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Carryable By

Human
Human
✖︎
✔︎

Can Damage

Thatch
Thatch
✔︎
Wood
Wood
✖︎
Adobe
Adobe
✖︎
Stone
Stone
✖︎
Metal
Metal
✖︎
Tek
Tek
✖︎

Affected By

Lasso
Lasso
✖︎
Bola
Bola
✔︎
Chain Bola
Chain Bola
✖︎
Plant Species Y Trap
Plant Species Y Trap
✖︎
Bear Trap
Bear Trap
✖︎
Large Bear Trap
Large Bear Trap
✖︎

Fits Through

Doorframe
Doorframe
✔︎
Double Door
Double Door
✔︎
Dinosaur Gateway
Dinosaur Gateway
✔︎
Behemoth Dinosaur Gateway
Behemoth Dinosaur Gateway
✔︎
Hatchframe
Hatchframe
✔︎
Giant Hatchframe
Giant Hatchframe
✔︎

Categories

The Diplocaulus is a swamp amphibian with one major use once tamed; becoming a living oxygen bag. When swimming to the depths of the ocean, some disgusting survivors will suck on the bladders of a tamed diplocaulus' head as an effective oxygen source.

What does a Diplocaulus eat? In ARK: Survival Evolved, the Diplocaulus eats Simple Kibble, Archaeopteryx Kibble, Raw Mutton, Raw Prime Meat, Cooked Lamb Chop, Cooked Prime Meat, Raw Prime Fish Meat, Raw Meat, Cooked Meat, Raw Fish Meat, Cooked Prime Fish Meat, and Cooked Fish Meat.

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