Fun Elephant Shrew Facts For Kids
- What type of animal is an elephant shrew?
- What class of animal does an elephant shrew belong to?
- How many elephant shrews are there in the world?
- Where does an elephant shrew live?
- What is an elephant shrew's habitat?
- Who do elephant shrews live with?
- How long does an elephant shrew live?
- How do they reproduce?
- What is their conservation status?
- What do elephant shrews look like?
- How cute are they?
- How do they communicate?
- How big is an elephant shrew?
- How fast can an elephant shrew run?
- How much does an elephant shrew weigh?
- What are their male and female names of the species?
- What would you call a baby elephant shrew?
- What do they eat?
- Are they friendly?
- Would they make a good pet?
- Did you know...
- What have scientists learned from elephant shrews' DNA?
- Are elephant shrews related to elephants?
Elephant Shrew Facts
What Did They Prey On?Insectivores
What Type of Animal were they?Omnivores
Average Litter Size?2
How Much Did They Weigh?0.005-1.54 lb
What habitat Do they Live In?forests, woodlands, thickets
Where Do They Live?central africa, eastern africa, north-east of south africa
How Long Were They?4-12 in
How Tall Were They?N/A
GenusElephantulus, Rhynchocyon, Macroscelides, Petrodomus
What Do They Look Like?Pointed nose, pointed head, long legs, and long tail
Skin TypeRed, brown, grey, white, black or cream in color
What Are Their Main Threats?predators like snakes, eagles, and habitat destruction
What is their Conservation Status?Endangered
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