Animal Weight

How much does a Least dwarf shrew weight?

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

An adult Least dwarf shrew (Suncus infinitesimus) on average weights 4 grams (0.01 lbs).

The Least dwarf shrew is from the family Soricidae (genus: Suncus). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 16.5 cm (0′ 7″).

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 Least dwarf shrew is 4 grams (0.01 lbs)

The least dwarf shrew (Suncus infinitesimus) is a species of mammal in the family Soricidae. It is found in Cameroon, Central African Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kenya, Nigeria, South Africa, Eswatini, Tanzania, and Uganda. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forest, subtropical or tropical moist montane forest, temperate grassland, subtropical or tropical dry lowland grassland, subtropical or tropical high-altitude grassland, and arable land.

Animals of the same family as a Least dwarf shrew

We found other animals of the Soricidae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Least dwarf shrew

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Suncus infinitesimus: