Animal Weight

How much does a Moon forest shrew weight?

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

An adult Moon forest shrew (Sylvisorex lunaris) on average weights 18 grams (0.04 lbs).

The Moon forest shrew is from the family Soricidae (genus: Sylvisorex). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 5.3 cm (0′ 3″). Usually, Moon forest shrews have 2 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 Moon forest shrew is 18 grams (0.04 lbs)

The moon forest shrew (Sylvisorex lunaris) is a species of mammal in the family Soricidae. It is found in Burundi, Rwanda, and Uganda. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist montane forests.

Animals of the same family as a Moon forest shrew

We found other animals of the Soricidae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Moon forest shrew

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Sylvisorex lunaris:

Animals with the same litter size as a Moon forest shrew

Here is a list of animals that have the same number of babies per litter (2) as a Moon forest shrew: