Animal Weight

How much does a Doucet’s musk shrew weight?

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

An adult Doucet’s musk shrew (Crocidura douceti) on average weights 4 grams (0.01 lbs).

The Doucet’s musk shrew is from the family Soricidae (genus: Crocidura). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 7.1 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 Doucet's musk shrew is 4 grams (0.01 lbs)

Doucet’s musk shrew (Crocidura douceti) is a species of mammal in the family Soricidae. It is found in Ivory Coast, Liberia, and possibly Nigeria. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical dry forests.

Animals of the same family as a Doucet’s musk shrew

We found other animals of the Soricidae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Doucet’s musk shrew

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