|Current Residence||Viridian City|
|Story Debut||Point of Purpose|
Pia (リョウブ Ryōbu) is a member of Team Rocket, and one of their head scientists. She leads one of the technological outposts in the Hora Region, specialising in research on Pokémon brainwaves, specifically to develop a device that will aide in the control of Sacrelivo.
- Her Japanese name, リョウブ Ryōbu comes from the Japanese clethra plant, and thus sharing the plant naming theme generally given to Pokémon researchers.
- This makes her the first known villainous researcher to carry the plant theme given to Pokémon Professors, as