greater white-toothed shrew
Greater White-toothed Shrew ©www.bird0watchireland.ie

Order Eulipotyphla

Family Soricidae

Genus  Crocidura

Scientific Name

Crocidura russula

Size & Weight

HEAD-BODY-LENGTH: 6 to 9 cm

WEIGHT: 11 grams to 14 grams

TAIL: 3 to 4.3 cm

Habitat

Grassland, woodlands, hedgegrows; elevation 1,000 m

Distribution

Mediterranean, Netherlands, Belgium, Germany, Portugal, North Africa

Diet

Small rodents, lizards, small amphibians

Reproduction

2 to 10 litters

Mating Period

March to September

Gestation Period

Unknown

Weaning Period

Unknown

Sexual Maturity

Unknown

Population

Unknown

Lifespan

18 months (wild)

30 months (captivity)

Speed

Unknown

Baby Name

Unknown

Home Range

Unknown

Group Name

Unknown

Predators

Weasels

Sounds

Unknown

Group Size

Unknown

Behavior

Unknown

Conservation Status

Least Concern