Animal Size

Whitaker’s shrew size: How big do they get?

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

A grown Whitaker’s shrew (Crocidura whitakeri) reaches an average size of 6.1 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 Whitaker’s 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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Whitaker’s shrew (Crocidura whitakeri) is a species of mammal in the family Soricidae. It is found in Western Sahara, Algeria, Morocco, Tunisia. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical dry shrubland, rocky and sandy coasts. It is a fairly common species and the International Union for Conservation of Nature has rated its conservation status as being of “least concern”.

Animals of the same family as a Whitaker’s shrew

We found other animals of the Soricidae family:

Animals with the same size as a Whitaker’s shrew

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

Animals with the same weight as a Whitaker’s shrew

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