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The PokÚdex - Extended Fanon Edition:

Mecha-maniac
Fffffffffffff- that's a lot of text.
 5102 Silent Reverence, Thu, 21st Apr '11 12:54:08 PM from 3 tiles right 1 tile up
adopting kitteh
22k chars, 3k words not counting formatting, and seeing the results of chatroom discussion there, looks pretty good. Also Gligarman, lol
 5103 Tangent 128, Thu, 21st Apr '11 12:54:53 PM from Virginia Relationship Status: I LOVE THIS DOCTOR!
dy/dx
Not bad at all. (Gligarman!)

But, I think:

with an average mature weight of approximately 65 and 40 kilograms respectively, a Gligar or a Gliscor

is reversed?
Conversation is a contact sport.
 5104 Tracer Bullet, Thu, 21st Apr '11 12:57:24 PM from A Dark and Rainy Alley
Guess Who...?
^ Nope, those are the rough values given by the 'dex. (Assuming that there wasn't an egregious error in-universe.)
Hard Boiled Detective Since 1985
 5105 memyselfand I 2, Thu, 21st Apr '11 1:14:04 PM from The Biosphere Relationship Status: A teenager in love
Evening.
Um....I don't think that's possible, there would have to be an in-universe error.
Adorable vomity hell-crow~

-ILoveDogs, 2014
 5106 Marioguy 128, Thu, 21st Apr '11 1:15:19 PM from various galaxies
Geomancer
Maybe Gliscor are better adapted for flight?
You got some dirt on you. Here's some more!
 5107 memyselfand I 2, Thu, 21st Apr '11 1:16:11 PM from The Biosphere Relationship Status: A teenager in love
Evening.
They're still bigger than Gligar by a fair amount. How could they be that much lighter?
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-ILoveDogs, 2014
 5108 Marioguy 128, Thu, 21st Apr '11 1:20:07 PM from various galaxies
Geomancer
I don't know, but bigger doesn't automatically equal heavier.
You got some dirt on you. Here's some more!
 5109 memyselfand I 2, Thu, 21st Apr '11 1:25:03 PM from The Biosphere Relationship Status: A teenager in love
Evening.
Still doesn't make sense for Gligar to be thirty-something pounds heavier than its larger, probably-similarly-built-because-they're-evolutionarily-related evolution. Not to me anyway.
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-ILoveDogs, 2014
 5110 Calamity Jane, Thu, 21st Apr '11 1:32:07 PM from California Relationship Status: I'd need a PowerPoint presentation
Maybe something's up with the bones to make them lighter?
This is gonna take a while.
 5111 memyselfand I 2, Thu, 21st Apr '11 1:43:34 PM from The Biosphere Relationship Status: A teenager in love
Evening.
Still, thirty pounds?
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-ILoveDogs, 2014
 5112 Calamity Jane, Thu, 21st Apr '11 1:44:53 PM from California Relationship Status: I'd need a PowerPoint presentation
How tall/long are they? Because 30 lbs with something more than one foot long would be unrealistically light.

edited 21st Apr '11 1:45:04 PM by CalamityJane

This is gonna take a while.
 5113 memyselfand I 2, Thu, 21st Apr '11 1:47:52 PM from The Biosphere Relationship Status: A teenager in love
Evening.
No, I meant that Gliscor is thirty-something pounds lighter than Gligar.
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-ILoveDogs, 2014
 5114 Calamity Jane, Thu, 21st Apr '11 1:48:27 PM from California Relationship Status: I'd need a PowerPoint presentation
Oh.
This is gonna take a while.
 5115 Tracer Bullet, Thu, 21st Apr '11 2:24:46 PM from A Dark and Rainy Alley
Guess Who...?
@ MM&I: It's actually worse than you think, the figures in weight are in kilograms...

edited 21st Apr '11 2:25:47 PM by TracerBullet

Hard Boiled Detective Since 1985
Mecha-maniac
I could see Gliscor's bones becoming hollow upon evolving or some such thing, seeing as how Gliscor look much longer and lankier than Gligar...
 5117 Blissey 1, Thu, 21st Apr '11 3:15:13 PM from a random PokŔcenter Relationship Status: I know
insert title here
I honestly don't think there's any reasonable explanation for that kinda weight discrepancy. I'd chalk it up to pokedex error, an explanation we've used before. Specifically, I'd say that Gligar is the incorrect one and should weigh less than is listed. Seriously, 3 feet and 142 pounds? Does that seem off to anyone else?

edited 21st Apr '11 3:21:52 PM by Blissey1

 5118 Anomalocaris 20, Thu, 21st Apr '11 3:32:12 PM from Mr. Bones' Wild Ride Relationship Status: In another castle
Ridley's had enough of this.
Gligar is fatter?
The EYE is protecting Exor!!

General of the Ridley Facepalm Army.
 5119 Silent Reverence, Thu, 21st Apr '11 3:41:24 PM from 3 tiles right 1 tile up
adopting kitteh
Well at least it doesn't say something like 18k kg which would be 18 Tons.
 5120 memyselfand I 2, Thu, 21st Apr '11 3:42:11 PM from The Biosphere Relationship Status: A teenager in love
Evening.
@Tracer: O_O so Gliscor is 50-something pounds lighter than its preevolution? That has to be an error of some sort.
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-ILoveDogs, 2014
 5121 Blissey 1, Thu, 21st Apr '11 3:53:14 PM from a random PokŔcenter Relationship Status: I know
insert title here
you know what I think? Whoever was entering Gligars dex data got kgs and lbs mixed up, so Gligar should actually weigh 64.8 lbs, as opposed to 64.8 kg, which seems much more reasonable.

edited 21st Apr '11 3:57:43 PM by Blissey1

 5122 rmctagg09, Thu, 21st Apr '11 3:55:02 PM from Brooklyn, NY Relationship Status: I won't say I'm in love
The Wanderer
To be fair, nature does have examples of this happening, such as with the Paradoxical Frog.
Hugging a Vanilluxe will give you frostbite.

It's typed rmctagg09.
 5123 memyselfand I 2, Thu, 21st Apr '11 3:57:13 PM from The Biosphere Relationship Status: A teenager in love
Evening.
Yeah, but Gliscor is visually larger than Gligar. By a lot.
Adorable vomity hell-crow~

-ILoveDogs, 2014
 5124 Anomalocaris 20, Thu, 21st Apr '11 3:58:17 PM from Mr. Bones' Wild Ride Relationship Status: In another castle
Ridley's had enough of this.
But how much of that size difference is tail? And Gliscor also has much thinner arms and an abdomen, for what that's worth.
The EYE is protecting Exor!!

General of the Ridley Facepalm Army.
 5125 rmctagg09, Thu, 21st Apr '11 4:02:10 PM from Brooklyn, NY Relationship Status: I won't say I'm in love
The Wanderer
Here's a comparison.
Hugging a Vanilluxe will give you frostbite.

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