Animal Size

True’s shrew mole size: How big do they get?

How big does a True’s shrew mole get? Here is an overview over the average adult age:

A grown True’s shrew mole (Urotrichus pilirostris) reaches an average size of 6.5 cm (0′ 3″).

When born, they have an average size of 0 cm (0′ 0″). A full-grown exemplary reaches roughly 14 grams (0.03 lbs). Talking about reproduction, True’s shrew moles have 2 babies about 1 times per year. The True’s shrew mole (genus: Urotrichus) is a member of the family Talpidae.

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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True’s shrew mole (Dymecodon pilirostris) is a species of mammal in the family Talpidae. It is endemic to Japan (Honshu, Shikoku and Kyushu) and is a common species above 1000 meters in grassland, shrubland and forest.It is the only species in the genus Dymecodon. It has sometimes been considered belonging to the genus Urotrichus.

Animals of the same family as a True’s shrew mole

We found other animals of the Talpidae family:

Animals with the same size as a True’s shrew mole

Not that size really matters, but it makes things comparable. So here are a couple of animals that are as big as True’s shrew mole:

Animals with the same litter size as a True’s shrew mole

Here is a list of animals that have the same number of babies per litter (2) as a True’s shrew mole:

Animals with the same weight as a True’s shrew mole

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Urotrichus pilirostris: