Yes, you can catch the shiny version of Phantump in Pokemon GO, after it was added to the game in the 2023 Halloween event.
Any Phantump you encounter in Pokemon GO has a very low chance of being shiny, whether you find one in the wild or encounter it as a reward for completing Research.
If you want to get shiny Phantump in Pokemon GO, there’s no better time to catch one than during the October 24 Pokemon GO Phantump Spotlight Hour. This is because Phantump will be spawning in the wild much more frequently.
Phantump Shiny Odds in Pokemon GO
The odds of Phantump being shiny are 0.2%. This means that just 1 in every 500 Phantump is the rare shiny version.
Unfortunately, there is no way of increasing Phantump’s shiny rate, so you’ll have to settle with finding one roughly every 500 encounters!
What Color is Shiny Phantump
The shiny version of Phantump has a white head, orange leaves, and blue eyes. However, the ghostly body remains black, just like the standard version of Phantump.
This white and orange recolor is strikingly different from the classic Phantump, and makes it a very highly sought-after shiny.
How to Get Shiny Trevenant in Pokemon GO
The only way to get the shiny version of Trevenant in Pokemon GO is by evolving a shiny Phantump. This evolution requires 200 Phantump Candy, so it will take a while to collect enough.
The shiny version of Trevenant shares the shiny Phantump’s color palette. It has a white body, gold leaves and a blue eye.