Animal Weight

How much does a Lesser large-headed shrew weight?

It is hard to guess what a Lesser large-headed shrew weights. But we have the answer:

An adult Lesser large-headed shrew (Paracrocidura schoutedeni) on average weights 12 grams (0.03 lbs).

The Lesser large-headed shrew is from the family Soricidae (genus: Paracrocidura). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 7.5 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 Lesser large-headed shrew is 12 grams (0.03 lbs)

The lesser large-headed shrew (Paracrocidura schoutedeni) 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, and Gabon. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests.

Animals of the same family as a Lesser large-headed shrew

We found other animals of the Soricidae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Lesser large-headed shrew

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Paracrocidura schoutedeni:

Animals with the same size as a Lesser large-headed shrew

Not that size really matters, but it makes things comparable. So here are a couple of animals that are as big as Lesser large-headed shrew: