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#736 Grubbin

official Grubbin artwork by Ken Sugimori

Quick facts

Name Grubbin
Type Bug
Species Larva Pokémon
Height 0.4 m (1' 4")
Weight 4.4 kg (9.7 lbs)
Catch rate 255

Grubbin's description

Grubbin is a Bug-type Pokémon introduced in Gen 7 and has the National Dex number #736. The Pokédex classifies it as the Larva Pokémon.

Grubbin's name in

Chinese (T / S) French German Japanese Korean
턱지충이 (Teokjichung-i) Larvibule Mabula アゴジムシ (Agojimushi) 強顎雞母蟲 / 强颚鸡母虫 (Qiáng'èjīmǔchóng)

Grubbin's resistances & weaknesses

Grubbin's rearing


Experience Growth Medium Fast
Base Happiness 50
EV yield 1 Attack


Gender ratio 50%50%
Egg Group(s) Bug
Egg Cycles 15 (approx. 3840 steps)

Grubbin's abilities

1st Ability 2nd Ability Hidden Ability
Swarm - -

Grubbin's base stats

Stats Lv. 50 Lv. 100
Min Max Min Max
HP 47
107 204 154 298
Attack 62
60 116 125 245
Defense 45
45 85 106 207
Sp. Atk 55
54 103 117 229
Sp. Def 45
45 85 106 207
Speed 46
45 87 107 210
Total 300

Minimum stats are calculated with 0 EVs, 0 IVs, and (if applicable) a hindering nature. Maximum stats are calculated with 252 EVs, 31 IVs, and (if applicable) a helpful nature.

Grubbin's evolutions

Level 20

level up in a Magnetic Field area

Grubbin's Pokédex entries

Gen Game Description
7SunIts strong jaw enables it to scrape trees and slurp out the sap. It normally lives underground.
7MoonThey often gather near places frequented by electric Pokémon in order to avoid being attacked by bird Pokémon.
7Ultra SunIf you find its nest, you shouldn't stick your hand inside. You'll get bitten by an irritated Grubbin.
7Ultra MoonIt spits a sticky thread to stop opponents in their tracks, and then it grabs them in its sharp, sturdy mandibles to take them down.
8SwordIts natural enemies, like Rookidee, may flee rather than risk getting caught in its large mandibles that can snap thick tree branches.
8ShieldIt uses its big jaws to dig nests into the forest floor, and it loves to feed on sweet tree sap.