Animal Size

Usambara shrew size: How big do they get?

How big does a Usambara shrew get? Here is an overview over the average adult age:

A grown Usambara shrew (Crocidura usambarae) reaches an average size of 7.9 cm (0′ 4″).

When born, they have an average size of 0 cm (0′ 0″). A full-grown exemplary reaches roughly 11 grams (0.02 lbs). A Usambara shrew has 1 babies at once. The Usambara 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 Usambara shrew (Crocidura usambarae) is a species of mammal in the family Soricidae. It is endemic to Tanzania. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist montane forests. It is threatened by habitat loss.

Animals of the same family as a Usambara shrew

We found other animals of the Soricidae family:

Animals with the same size as a Usambara shrew

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

Animals with the same litter size as a Usambara shrew

Here is a list of animals that have the same number of babies per litter (1) as a Usambara shrew:

Animals with the same weight as a Usambara shrew

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