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Basic Info

Introduced Generation 7
Species Larva Pokémon
Type Bug
Height 0.4m
Weight 4.4kg
Catch Rate 255
Base Happiness 70
Gender Ratio 50% Female / 50% Male

Names

Language Name
Chinese (Cantonese Hong Kong) 強顎雞母蟲
Chinese (Mandarin Taiwan) 强颚鸡母虫
English Grubbin
French Larvibule
German Mabula
Italian Grubbin
Japanese アゴジムシ
Japanese (Romanized) Agojimushi
Japanese (Trademark) Agojimushi
Korean 턱지충이
Spanish Grubbin

Dex Numbers

Dex #
National Dex #736
Alola #27
Galar #16

Abilities

  • Swarm: Powers up Bug-type moves when the Pokémon’s HP is low.

Evolutionary Chain

Pokemon
Level 20
Pokemon
Level Up while at Vast Poni Canyon
Pokemon

Breeding

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Damage Taken

Fighting 0.5x
Fire 2x
Flying 2x
Grass 0.5x
Ground 0.5x
Rock 2x

Base Stats

Gen Type(s) HP ATK DEF SP. ATK SP. DEF SPEED TOTAL
8 Bug 47
62
45
55
45
46
300
7 Bug 47
62
45
55
45
46
300

Dex Flavor Text

Game Dex Flavor Text
United States Pokémon Sun Its strong jaw enables it to scrape trees and slurp out the sap. It normally lives underground.
United States Pokémon Moon They often gather near places frequented by electric Pokémon in order to avoid being attacked by bird Pokémon.
United States Pokémon Sword Its natural enemies, like Rookidee, may flee rather than risk getting caught in its large mandibles that can snap thick tree branches.
United States Pokémon Shield It uses its big jaws to dig nests into the forest floor, and it loves to feed on sweet tree sap.

Sprite List

Gen/Game Normal Shiny
Sixth & Seventh Generation
XY
Sun/Moon

anim anim

anim anim
Eighth Generation
Sword/Shield shiny

Episode Appearances

Ep # Title
SM 1
SM 3
SM 4
SM 20
SM 42
SM 69
SM 71
SM 86
SM 90
SM 100
SM 101
SM 129
SM 130
PM2019 5
Movie 23
PM2019 37
PM2019 50
EVO 1

TCG Cards

#13: Grubbin
Rarity
Common
Type
Type
HP
70
Weakness
Type
x2
Retreat Cost
Energy Energy

Images

Note: Move names that have a colored checkmark beside the name receive a Same Type Attack Bonus (STAB) when used by this Pokémon

Level Up Moves

Vice Grip Type Icon Physical 30 55 100 1 1
String Shot
Type Icon Status 40 95 4 4
Mud-Slap Type Icon Special 10 20 100 7 7
Bite Type Icon Physical 25 60 100 10 10
Bug Bite
Type Icon Physical 20 60 100 13 13
Spark Type Icon Physical 20 65 100 16 16
Acrobatics Type Icon Physical 15 55 100 19 19
Crunch Type Icon Physical 15 80 100 22 22
X-Scissor
Type Icon Physical 15 80 100 25 25
Dig Type Icon Physical 10 80 100 28 28

TM/HM Moves

Confide Type Icon Status 20
Rain Dance Type Icon Status 5
Sleep Talk Type Icon Status 10
Attract Type Icon Status 15 100
Swagger Type Icon Status 15 85
Protect Type Icon Status 10
Substitute Type Icon Status 10
Rest Type Icon Status 10
Light Screen Type Icon Status 30
Double Team Type Icon Status 15
Toxic Type Icon Status 10 90
Thunder Wave Type Icon Status 20 90
Wild Charge Type Icon Physical 15 90 100
Acrobatics Type Icon Physical 15 55 100
X-Scissor
Type Icon Physical 15 80 100
Poison Jab Type Icon Physical 20 80 100
Facade Type Icon Physical 20 70 100
Frustration Type Icon Physical 20 100
Return Type Icon Physical 20 100
Volt Switch Type Icon Special 20 70 100
Round Type Icon Special 15 60 100
Charge Beam Type Icon Special 10 50 90
Hidden Power Type Icon Special 15 60 100
Thunderbolt Type Icon Special 15 90 100

Egg Moves

Endure Type Icon Status 10
Harden Type Icon Status 30
Electroweb Type Icon Special 15 55 95
Mud Shot Type Icon Special 15 55 95

Move Tutors

No move tutor moves found.