Animal Weight

How much does a Crosse’s shrew weight?

It is hard to guess what a Crosse’s shrew weights. But we have the answer:

An adult Crosse’s shrew (Crocidura crossei) on average weights 8 grams (0.02 lbs).

The Crosse’s shrew is from the family Soricidae (genus: Crocidura). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 6.8 cm (0′ 3″). Usually, Crosse’s 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 Crosse's shrew is 8 grams (0.02 lbs)

Crosse’s shrew (Crocidura crossei) is a species of mammal in the family Soricidae. It is found in Benin, Cameroon, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Guinea, Liberia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, and Togo. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests.

Animals of the same family as a Crosse’s shrew

We found other animals of the Soricidae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Crosse’s shrew

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

Animals with the same litter size as a Crosse’s shrew

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