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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.
LVL
Taming Speed ?
Food Drain
Multiplier
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FOOD QTY TIME NARCS.EFFECT.
Superior Kibble
Superior Kibble
700:37:48
Bio Toxin 0
Narcotics 0
Narcoberries 0
98.6%
+73 Lvl (223)
Titanoboa Kibble
Titanoboa Kibble Mobile/Switch
700:25:12
Bio Toxin 0
Narcotics 0
Narcoberries 0
98.6%
+73 Lvl (223)
Raw Mutton
Raw Mutton
1400:31:31
Bio Toxin 0
Narcotics 0
Narcoberries 0
94.2%
+70 Lvl (220)
Raw Prime Meat
Raw Prime Meat
1800:40:31
Bio Toxin 0
Narcotics 0
Narcoberries 0
91%
+68 Lvl (218)
Cooked Lamb Chop
Cooked Lamb Chop
2600:58:27
Bio Toxin 5
Narcotics 10
Narcoberries 38
82.5%
+61 Lvl (211)
Cooked Prime Meat
Cooked Prime Meat
3501:18:46
Bio Toxin 37
Narcotics 73
Narcoberries 274
72.2%
+54 Lvl (204)
Raw Prime Fish Meat
Raw Prime Fish Meat
4300:48:23
Bio Toxin 0
Narcotics 0
Narcoberries 0
62.8%
+47 Lvl (197)
Raw Meat
Raw Meat
5201:57:01
Bio Toxin 95
Narcotics 190
Narcoberries 717
53.7%
+40 Lvl (190)
Cooked Meat
Cooked Meat
10301:55:53
Bio Toxin 93
Narcotics 186
Narcoberries 704
22.6%
+16 Lvl (166)
Raw Fish Meat
Raw Fish Meat
12902:25:08
Bio Toxin 138
Narcotics 276
Narcoberries 1,043
15.7%
+11 Lvl (161)
Cooked Prime Fish Meat
Cooked Prime Fish Meat
8601:39:25
Bio Toxin 68
Narcotics 136
Narcoberries 513
29.6%
+22 Lvl (172)
Cooked Fish Meat
Cooked Fish Meat
25802:25:08
Bio Toxin 138
Narcotics 276
Narcoberries 1,043
4.5%
+3 Lvl (153)
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Knock Out

Tranquilizer Dart
%
Tranquilizer Dart
189
Shocking Tranquilizer Dart
%
Shocking Tranquilizer Dart
95
Bow
%
Bow
462
1.5%
CHANCE
OF DEATH
Compound Bow
%
Compound Bow
832
100%
Crossbow
%
Crossbow
264
1.5%
Harpoon Launcher
%
Harpoon Launcher
139
Fists
%
Fists
3712
100%
Slingshot
%
Slingshot
1747
100%
Wooden Club
%
Wooden Club
3937
8.3%
Boomerang (Melee)
%
Boomerang (Melee)
1238
100%
Boomerang
%
Boomerang
590
96.9%
Electric Prod
%
Electric Prod
196
Tripwire Narcotic Trap
%
Tripwire Narcotic Trap
174
S+ Tranq Turret
%
S+ Tranq Turret
167
Equus (Buck Kick)
%
Equus (Buck Kick)
1800
26.2%
Beelzebufo (Sweep)
%
Beelzebufo (Sweep)
693
53.1%
Beelzebufo (Stab)
%
Beelzebufo (Stab)
1155
53.1%
Basilisk
%
Basilisk
252
53.1%
Pulmonoscorpius
%
Pulmonoscorpius
924
53.1%
Pachy (Charge)
%
Pachy (Charge)
1165
26.2%
Pachy (Primary Attack)
%
Pachy (Primary Attack)
6928
100%
Thorny Dragon (Tail Needles)
%
Thorny Dragon (Tail Needles)
17320
8.3%
Tusoteuthis (In Seconds)
%
Tusoteuthis (In Seconds)
4157
Bow (Toxicant Arrow)
%
Bow (Toxicant Arrow)
231
Compound Bow (Toxicant Arrow)
%
Compound Bow (Toxicant Arrow)
170
Crossbow (Toxicant Arrow)
%
Crossbow (Toxicant Arrow)
231
Longbow
%
Longbow
555
92.3%
Recurve Bow
%
Recurve Bow
231
1.5%

The Dunkleosteus 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
710+142+5.4%
AVG
Ranked 39 of 133
Ark Stamina Icon
Stamina
200+20+10%
AVG
Ranked 83
Ark Oxygen Icon
Oxygen
Ark Food Icon
Food
2,000+200+10%
AVG
Ranked 54
Ark Weight Icon
Weight
910+18.2+4%
HIGH
Ranked 11
Ark Melee Damage Icon
Melee Damage
100%+5.8%+2.5%
HIGH
Ranked 18
Ark Movement Speed Icon
Movement Speed
100%+2.5%
Ark Torpor Icon
Torpor
1,150+69
HIGH
Ranked 20
* Rank of the Base Stat of the Dunkleosteus vs. all other creatures. (Rank #1 in Health = highest Health creature.)

ABSOLUTE STATS

60
PRIMARY ATTACK
%
MELEE DAMAGE
MOVEMENT SPEEDBASESprinting
(Wild)
Sprinting
(Tamed)
Swimming546
Movement Speed:   %

RECIPES

SADDLES

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Resources

Gathering Efficiency

★︎4.3
Rated #3 for gathering
★︎4.2
Rated #2 for gathering
★︎3.3
★︎3.2
★︎3.0
★︎2.9
★︎2.6
★︎2.5
★︎2.7
Ratings out of 5. Collected from 40,000+ Dododex users.

Weight Reduction

▼︎50%
▼︎50%
▼︎50%
▼︎75%
▼︎50%
▼︎50%

Dunkleosteus Breeding

3d 18h 30m
Total Time
(PREGNANCY to Adult)
4:49 PM
8h
Pregnancy
6:19 AM
3d 10h 30m
Total Maturation
8h 15m
Baby
11:34 PM
1d 9h
Juvenile
8:34 AM
1d 17h 15m
Adolescent
4:49 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

What does a Dunkleosteus eat? In ARK: Survival Evolved, the Dunkleosteus eats Superior Kibble, Titanoboa 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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