Top 10 Smallest Land Animals In The World
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Top 10 Smallest Land Animals In The World

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The Top 10 Smallest Land Animals In The World includes:

1. Etruscan Shrew (Suncus etruscus)

Size: 36–52mm long

Weight: as little as 1.5g

Etruscan Shrew

2. Madame Berthe’s Mouse Lemu

Size: 92 mm long

Weight: around 30g

Madame Berthe's Mouse Lemur

3. Kitti’s Hog-Nosed Bat (Craseonycteris thonglongyai)

Size: Averaging between 1.1-1.3 inches (2.8-3.3 centimeters)

Kitti's Hog Nosed Bat

4. Pygmy Rabbit (Brachylagus idahoensis)

Size: Averaging 9.25-11.6 inches (23.5-29.5 centimeters)

Pygmy Rabbit

5. Virgin Island Dwarf Sphaero (Sphaerodactylus ariasae)

Size: Just 0.6 inches (1.5 centimeters) long

Virgin Island Dwarf Sphaero

6. Monte Iberia Eleuth Frog (Eleutherodactylus Iberia)

Size: Approximately 0.4 inches (1 centimeter) in size

Monte Iberia Eleuth Frog

7. Barbados Threadsnake (Leptotyphlops carlae)

Size: Grows to only about 4.1 inches (10.4 centimeters) on average

Barbados Threadsnake

8. Brookesia Micra Chameleon

Size: Grows to be just over 1 inch (2.5 centimeters) long

Brookesia Micra Chameleon

9. Pygmy Seahorse

Size: Can grow up to just 2cm

Pygmy Seahorse

10. Baluchistan Pygmy Jerboa

Size: One of the smallest rodents measuring around 4.4 cm (1.7 inches)

Baluchistan Pygmy Jerboa

These animals showcase the incredible diversity and adaptability of life on Earth, with some species being so tiny that they can easily fit on a human finger.

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