"This low-level gel monster is engulfed in electricity. Its strength varies depending on its size. It tends to explode if attacked from close range, so the use of spears, arrows, and other ranged weapons is advised."
Electric Chuchus are enemies which appear in Breath of the Wild. They appear must abundantly in the Wasteland region, within the Gerudo Canyon, just north and northwest of the Wasteland Tower. They also appear in the Lake and Faron regions, found in the Damel Forest and the area just south of the Ubota Point.
Electric Chuchu come in three different sizes with varying health meters. The smallest enemies have a health of 3 HP, the medium chuchu having a health of 20 HP, with the large ones having 48 HP.
As their name suggests, they carry an electric charge that can shock Link if they come into contact. The Electric Chuchu will lunch towards Link, releasing an electric shock attack. If Link is carrying and metal equipment, damage done by the Electric shocked will be amplified. Furthermore, any metallic weapons will be dropped on the floor.
After the lunge attack, there is a short cool down period where Link can get an attack in. Alternatively, link can using projectile weapons, such as arrows to safely defeat these enemies. Each time an electric chuchu is defeated, it will release Yellow Chuchu Jelly as a reward.
Hyrule Compendium entry of the Electric Chuchu.