Animal Size

Chinese shrew size: How big do they get?

How big does a Chinese shrew get? Here is an overview over the average adult age:

A grown Chinese shrew (Sorex sinalis) reaches an average size of 7 cm (0′ 3″).

When born, they have an average size of 0 cm (0′ 0″). The Chinese shrew (genus: Sorex) is a member of the family Soricidae.

As a reference: Humans reach an average body size of 1.65m (5′ 5″) while carrying 62 kg (137 lbs). A human woman is pregnant for 280 days (40 weeks) and on average become 75 years old.

The average adult size of a Chinese shrew is  (0' 3

The Chinese shrew or dusky shrew (Sorex sinalis) is a species of mammal in the family Soricidae. It is endemic to China, where it occurs in Gansu, Sichuan (including Jiuzhaigou), and Shaanxi. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical dry forests. It is threatened by habitat loss.

Animals of the same family as a Chinese shrew

We found other animals of the Soricidae family:

Animals with the same size as a Chinese shrew

Not that size really matters, but it makes things comparable. So here are a couple of animals that are as big as Chinese shrew: