Animal Size

Long-tailed musk shrew size: How big do they get?

How big does a Long-tailed musk shrew get? Here is an overview over the average adult age:

A grown Long-tailed musk shrew (Crocidura dolichura) reaches an average size of 7.1 cm (0′ 3″).

When born, they have an average size of 0 cm (0′ 0″). A full-grown exemplary reaches roughly 5 grams (0.01 lbs). The Long-tailed musk shrew (genus: Crocidura) is a member of the family Soricidae.

As a reference: Humans reach an average body size of 1.65m (5′ 5″) while carrying 62 kg (137 lbs). A human woman is pregnant for 280 days (40 weeks) and on average become 75 years old.

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The long-tailed musk shrew (Crocidura dolichura) is a species of mammal in the family Soricidae. It is found in Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Republic of the Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Gabon, Nigeria, and Uganda.

Animals of the same family as a Long-tailed musk shrew

We found other animals of the Soricidae family:

Animals with the same size as a Long-tailed musk shrew

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

Animals with the same weight as a Long-tailed musk shrew

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