The common shrew (Sorex araneus) or Eurasian shrew is the most common shrew, and one of the most common mammals, throughout Northern Europe, including Great Britain, but excluding Ireland. It is 55–82 millimetres (2.2–3.2 in) long and weighs 5–12 grams (0.2–0.4 oz), and has velvety dark brown fur with a pale underside. Juvenile shrews have lighter fur until their first moult. The common shrew has small eyes, a pointed, mobile snout and red-tipped teeth. It has a life span of approximately 14 months.

Sequence Statistics

No Sequences13192
No Amino Acids6943352
Min Seq. Length13
Avg. Seq. Length526.331
Max Seq. Length23455
Seq. Length 1σ553.885

Disorder Prediction Statistics

Predictor % Genome Disordered % Genome Disordered in SCOP Domains Avg. % of Seq. Disordered Avg. % of Disordered Regions in SCOP Domains Avg. % of Seq. Disordered and in SCOP Domains
VLXT 43.878 6.509 39.919 25.740 7.607
VSL2b 53.490 7.794 49.051 25.391 9.166
PrDOS 33.197 4.388 32.970 23.363 5.415
PV2 11.839 3.670 50.222 37.716 16.846
IUPred-S 18.492 1.528 18.079 17.672 2.103
IUPred-L 34.927 2.196 33.056 14.925 2.824
Espritz-N 27.534 4.095 25.615 25.428 4.410
Espritz-X 26.207 1.500 24.799 14.155 2.187
Espritz-D 6.112 0.580 27.377 11.405 6.698

SUPERFAMILY Domains

% Amino Acids with SCOP Assignment % Sequences with SCOP Assignment No of Domains No of Superfamilies No of Families Avg. Family Size Avg. Domain Length Domain Pairs Unique Domain Architectures
41 71 17972 975 1056 18.4 526 1231 3787

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