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Grubbin (アゴジムシ Agojimushi) is a Bug-type Pokémon of Alola region. It evolves into Charjabug.

Biology

Physiology

Grubbin is a small larva-like Pokémon with large, orange-tipped pincers. Mostly white, it has 2 yellow dots on the side of its body. Its head is primarily brown, with a yellow-rimmed orange helmet-like structure and a sideways, jagged mouth.

Behavior

Grubbin love electricity, and live around power plants.

Natural abilities

Grubbin is capable of spewing a sticky web from it jaws, which it can then use to swing around from tree branches.

Evolution

Grubbin evolves into Charjabug at level 20 and then into Vikavolt when leveled up at Vast Poni Canyon.

Game info

Locations

Locations
Version(s) Area(s) Rarity
Sun/Moon Route 1, Route 4, Route 5, Route 6 Common


Pokédex entries

Pokédex Entries
Sun
Its strong jaw enables it to scrape trees and slurp out the sap. It normally lives underground.
Moon
They often gather near places frequented by electric Pokémon in order to avoid being attacked by bird Pokémon.
Ultra Sun
If you find its nest, you shouldn’t stick your hand inside. You’ll get bitten by an irritated Grubbin.
Ultra Moon
It spits a sticky thread to stop opponents in their tracks, and then it grabs them in its sharp, sturdy mandibles to take them down.
Let's Go, Pikachu!
Let's Go, Eevee!
Sword
Shield


Stats

Base Stats
HP
47
Attack
62
Defense
45
Sp. Atk
55
Sp. Def
45
Speed
46
Total
300

Learnset

Leveling

LevelingGeneration VII
Level Move Power Accuracy PP Type Category
1 Vice Grip 55 100% 30 Normal Physical
4 String Shot 95% 40 Bug Status
7 Mud-Slap 20 100% 10 Ground Special
10 Bite 60 100% 25 Dark Physical
13 Bug Bite 60 100% 20 Bug Physical
16 Spark 65 100% 20 Electric Physical
19 Acrobatics 55 100% 15 Flying Physical
22 Crunch 80 100% 15 Dark Physical
25 X-Scissor 80 100% 15 Bug Physical
28 Dig 80 100% 10 Ground Physical
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

TM

TMs and HMs Generation VII
TM/HM Move Power Accuracy PP Type Cat.
TM06 Toxic 90% 10 Poison Status
TM10 Hidden Power 60 100% 15 Normal Special
TM16 Light Screen —% 30 Psychic Status
TM17 Protect —% 10 Normal Status
TM18 Rain Dance —% 5 Water Status
TM21 Frustration 100% 20 Normal Physical
TM24 Thunderbolt 90 100% 15 Electric Special
TM27 Return 100% 20 Normal Physical
TM32 Double Team —% 15 Normal Status
TM42 Facade 70 100% 20 Normal Physical
TM44 Rest —% 10 Psychic Status
TM45 Attract 100% 15 Normal Status
TM48 Round 60 100% 15 Normal Special
TM57 Charge Beam 50 90% 10 Electric Special
TM62 Acrobatics 55 100% 15 Flying Physical
TM72 Volt Switch 70 100% 20 Electric Special
TM73 Thunder Wave 90% 20 Electric Physical
TM81 X-Scissor 80 100% 15 Bug Physical
TM84 Poison Jab 80 100% 20 Poison Physical
TM87 Swagger 85% 15 Normal Status
TM88 Sleep Talk —% 10 Normal Status
TM90 Substitute —% 10 Normal Status
TM93 Wild Charge 90 100% 15 Electric Physical
TM100 Confide —% 20 Normal Status
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

Breeding

Breeding Generation VII
Move Father Power Accuracy PP Type Category
Electroweb Joltik, Galvantula 55 95% 15 Electric Special
Endure Heracross, Sewaddle, Karrablast —% 10 Normal Status
Harden Metapod, Kakuna, Pinsir, Gligar, Gliscor, Silcoon, Cascoon, Nincada, Ninjask, Spewpa —% 30 Normal Status
Mud Shot * Surskit, Trapinch 55 95% 15 Ground Special

Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
* indicates this move requires chain breeding.
◊ indicates the father must learn this move in a previous generation.
♈ indicates the father must learn this move via a TM.

Tutoring

Tutoring Generation VII
Move Power Accuracy PP Type Category
Bug Bite USUM 60 100% 20 Bug Physical
Electroweb USUM 55 95% 15 Electric Special
Magnet Rise USUM —% 10 Electric Status
Shock Wave USUM 60 —% 20 Electric Special
Snore USUM 50 100% 15 Normal Special
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

Sprites

Version
Sun Moon Ultra Sun Ultra Moon Let's Go, Pikachu! Let's Go, Eevee! Back
736 Sprite
736 Sprite Shiny
Sword Shield Back

Trivia

Origin

Grubbin is based off the white grub, the larva of the May beetle/June bug, with its soft, white body and orange head with a harder exoskeleton.

Etymology

Grubbin is likely a combination of "grubbing", which means to dig through hard dirt, and "grub".

Names in other languages

  • Japanese: Agojimushi (mix of ago (jaw) and jimushi (grub))
  • French: Larvibule (mix of larve (larva) and mandibule (mandible))
  • German: Mabula (mix of made (maggot) and mandibula (mandible))
  • Spanish: Grubbin

Gallery

Sources

http://www.pokemon-sunmoon.com/en-us/pokemon/grubbin/

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