Animal Weight

How much does a Dent’s shrew weight?

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

An adult Dent’s shrew (Crocidura denti) on average weights 4 grams (0.01 lbs).

The Dent’s shrew is from the family Soricidae (genus: Crocidura). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 6.8 cm (0′ 3″).

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 Dent's shrew is 4 grams (0.01 lbs)

Dent’s shrew (Crocidura denti) is a species of mammal in the family Soricidae. It is found in Cameroon, Central African Republic, Republic of the Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Guinea, Liberia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, and Uganda. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forest and moist savanna.

Animals of the same family as a Dent’s shrew

We found other animals of the Soricidae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Dent’s shrew

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