Animal Weight

How much does a Upemba shrew weight?

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

An adult Upemba shrew (Crocidura zimmeri) on average weights 14 grams (0.03 lbs).

The Upemba shrew is from the family Soricidae (genus: Crocidura). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 6.3 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 Upemba shrew is 14 grams (0.03 lbs)

The Upemba shrew (Crocidura zimmeri) is a species of shrew in the family Soricidae. It is endemic to Democratic Republic of the Congo. Its natural habitat is swamps. It is threatened by habitat loss.

Animals of the same family as a Upemba shrew

We found other animals of the Soricidae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Upemba shrew

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