Animal Weight

How much does a Bicolored musk shrew weight?

It is hard to guess what a Bicolored musk shrew weights. But we have the answer:

An adult Bicolored musk shrew (Crocidura fuscomurina) on average weights 5 grams (0.01 lbs).

The Bicolored musk shrew is from the family Soricidae (genus: Crocidura). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 6 cm (0′ 3″). Usually, Bicolored musk shrews have 3 babies per litter.

As a reference: An average human weights in at 62 kg (137 lbs) and reaches an average size of 1.65m (5′ 5″). Humans spend 280 days (40 weeks) in the womb of their mother and reach around 75 years of age.

The average adult weight of a Bicolored musk shrew is 5 grams (0.01 lbs)

The bicolored musk shrew (Crocidura fuscomurina) is a species of mammal in the family Soricidae. It is found in Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ivory Coast, Ethiopia, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Lesotho, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Sudan, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Zambia, and Zimbabwe. Its natural habitats are dry savanna, moist savanna, subtropical or tropical dry lowland grassland, and hot deserts.

Animals of the same family as a Bicolored musk shrew

We found other animals of the Soricidae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Bicolored musk shrew

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Crocidura fuscomurina:

Animals with the same size as a Bicolored musk shrew

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

Animals with the same litter size as a Bicolored musk shrew

Here is a list of animals that have the same number of babies per litter (3) as a Bicolored musk shrew: