Animal Weight

How much does a Ugandan musk shrew weight?

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

An adult Ugandan musk shrew (Crocidura mutesae) on average weights 23 grams (0.05 lbs).

The Ugandan musk shrew is from the family Soricidae (genus: Crocidura). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 3 cm (0′ 2″).

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 Ugandan musk shrew is 23 grams (0.05 lbs)

The Ugandan musk shrew (Crocidura mutesae) is a species of mammal in the family Soricidae. It is found in Uganda, the Democratic Republic of Congo and the Central African Republic. Its range, population size and habits are poorly known.

Animals of the same family as a Ugandan musk shrew

We found other animals of the Soricidae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Ugandan musk shrew

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