Animal Weight

How much does a Rainey’s shrew weight?

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

An adult Rainey’s shrew (Crocidura raineyi) on average weights 14 grams (0.03 lbs).

The Rainey’s shrew is from the family Soricidae (genus: Crocidura). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 10.8 cm (0′ 5″).

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 Rainey's shrew is 14 grams (0.03 lbs)

Rainey’s shrew (Crocidura raineyi) is a species of mammal in the family Soricidae. It is endemic to Kenya. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests. It is threatened by habitat loss.

Animals of the same family as a Rainey’s shrew

We found other animals of the Soricidae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Rainey’s shrew

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