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https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Reptile
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Coastal_plain_cooter
https://www.racinezoo.org/blanding%E2%80%99s-turtle-fact-sheet
http://www.saczoo.org/document.doc?id=1122
http://www.marylandzoo.org/animals-conservation/reptiles/common-snapping-turtle/
http://www.zooatlanta.org/home/animals/reptiles/arakan_forest_turtle
http://www.marylandzoo.org/animals-conservation/reptiles/eastern-box-turtle/
http://www.desertusa.com/reptiles/desert-tortoise.html
http://appguide.virginiajournal.org/eastern-mud-turtle-kinosternon-subrubrum/
10 http://www.marylandzoo.org/animals-conservation/reptiles/east-african-black-mud-turtle/
11 http://www.marylandzoo.org/animals-conservation/reptiles/bog-turtle/
12 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Northern_map_turtle
13 https://www.racinezoo.org/ornate-box-turtle-fact-sheet
14 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yellow-spotted_river_turtle
15 http://www.tortoiseforum.org/threads/russian-tortoise-weight.51490/
16 http://www.marylandzoo.org/animals-conservation/reptiles/leopard-tortoise/
17 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Painted_turtle
18 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Desert_tortoise
19 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Radiated_tortoise
20 http://www.saczoo.org/document.doc?id=642
21 http://www.torontozoo.com/ExploretheZoo/AnimalDetails.asp?pg=823
22 http://www.funzoomiami.org/Animals/AllRegions/Reptiles/South-American-Red-Footed-Tortoise
23 http://www.funzoomiami.org/Animals/AllRegions/Reptiles/Gopher-Tortoise
24 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hermann's_tortoise
25 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alligator_snapping_turtle
26 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/African_spurred_tortoise
27 http://www.knoxville-zoo.org/animals_attractions/animal_guide/reptiles/aldabran_tortoise.aspx
28 http://animals.nationalgeographic.com/animals/reptiles/galapagos-tortoise/
29 https://simple.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tuatara
30 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tuatara
31 http://theanimalfacts.com/reptiles/tuatara/
32 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lizard
33 http://www.saczoo.org/Document.Doc?id=143
34 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gila_monster
35 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gila_monster
36 http://www.zoo.org/page.aspx?pid=1940#.VgxxFn2PN60
37 http://www.funzoomiami.org/Animals/AllRegions/Reptiles/Caiman-Lizard
38 http://jacksonvillezoo.org/listingDetails.aspx?listingID=7050&pageID=15581
39 http://jacksonvillezoo.org/listingDetails.aspx?listingID=7052&pageID=15581
40 http://www.moncton.ca/Assets/Visitors+English/Zoo+English/Animal+Info+Sheets/Sudan+Plated+Lizard.pdf
41 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sudan_plated_lizard
42 http://naturemappingfoundation.org/natmap/facts/short-horned_lizard_k6.html
43 http://a-z-animals.com/animals/sand-lizard/
44 http://www.zoo.org/sslpage.aspx?pid=1932#.VgB5M32PN60
45 http://cincinnatizoo.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/04/Blue-Tongued-Skink-NAT-HIST.pdf
46 http://www.funzoomiami.org/Animals/AllRegions/Reptiles/Green-Basilisk
47 http://animalofthewould.wikia.com/wiki/Green_Basilisk_Lizard
48 http://www.funzoomiami.org/Animals/AllRegions/Reptiles/Giant-Ameiva
49 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Giant_ameiva
50 http://www.buzzle.com/articles/frilled-lizard-facts.html
51 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chlamydosaurus
52 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Common_basilisk
53 http://www.zoodegranby.com/cgi-bin/zoo/search.html?fi=animals&st=db&sp=tpl_animals_detail&tf=code&co=1&sf=code&se=00173&op=rm&nu=1&su=0&ml=1
54 http://www.saczoo.org/document.doc?id=663
55 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tokay_gecko
56 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Virgin_Islands_dwarf_sphaero
57 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Argentine_black_and_white_tegu
58 http://www.zoo.org/sslpage.aspx?pid=1930#.VgB7LX2PN61
59 http://animaldiversity.org/accounts/Urosaurus_ornatus/
60 http://a-z-animals.com/animals/glass-lizard/
61 http://www.softschools.com/facts/animals/armadillo_lizard_facts/660/
62 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Coleonyx_brevis
63 http://theanimalfacts.com/reptiles/jacksons-chameleon/
64 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_reptiles_of_Michigan
65 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Plestiodon_laticeps
66 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_reptiles_of_Michigan
67 http://louisvillezoo.org/animalsandplants/lizard-philippine-sailfin/
68 http://www.belfastzoo.co.uk/ZooHome/Animals/5040.aspx
69 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Texas_horned_lizard
70 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sceloporus_poinsettii
71 http://www.bcreptiles.ca/lizards/eurowall.htm
72 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/European_green_lizard
73 http://herpsoftexas.org/content/long-nosed-leopard-lizard
74 http://herpsoftexas.org/content/keeled-earless-lizard
75 http://herpsoftexas.org/content/round-tailed-horned-lizard
76 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Arizona_night_lizard
77 North American Wildlife: Mammals, Reptiles, and Amphibians, (Pleasantville, NY: Reader's Digest, 1998), 125
78 Ibid, 112
79 Ibid, 113
80 Ibid, 113
81 Ibid, 114
82 Ibid, 120
83 Ibid, 121
84 Ibid, 123
85 Ibid, 123
86 National Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Reptiles and Amphibians (New York: Chanticleer Press, 1979), 537
87 Ibid, 567
88 Ibid, 537
89 Ibid, 513
90 Ibid, 520
91 Ibid, 525
92 Ibid, 535
93 
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gray_checkered_whiptail
94 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chihuahuan_spotted_whiptail
95 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Common_Checkered_Whiptail
    Table 2 provides a rough estimate of the total weight of 9,615 species of adult male and female reptiles alive today and a calculated overall average weight for these adult reptiles based on this total.   Crocodilia and sea serpents are not included in the number of species above and calculations as the survival of these marine species in a flood probably would not require an ark.
 
    Estimates are based on as large of sampling as practical using primarily online resources.   As adult reptile weights for a particular species can vary considerably depending on age, sex, locality, contents of digestive system, and other factors, averaging became the preferred method.    Rough average adult weights were calculated for each sample species in a group (i.e order, suborder, family, or genus). Then these rough average adult weights were averaged for the group.   This group average then was multiplied with few exceptions times the number of species in the group times two to give a total weight for male and female couples in the group.  All total weights for the groups were then added together to give the total weight of the female and male adult reptiles.   The rough overall average weight per reptile was then determined by dividing the latter total weight first by two and then by total number of reptile species, excluding Crocodilia and sea serpents.
Table 2 - Extant Reptile Weights
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Reptiles
Ref.
No. of
 
Reptile Adult Weights and Sizes
Adult Ave.
 
Ave. of 
Total Wt.
 
 
No.
Species
 
from References
Wt. Used.
 
Adult Ave.
Males +
 
 
 
from 
 
 
 
 
Wt. Used
Females
 
 
 
Ref.
 
 
(lb)
 
(lb)
(lb)
 
Testudines (order)
1 400 approx. 10.80 8637
Coastal plain cooter 2 f 5.5 to 7.7 lb 6.60
Blanding’s turtle 3 1.75 to 3 lb 2.38
Chinese striped-necked turtle 4 17.5 to 35 oz 1.64
Common snapping turtle 5 20 to 30 lb. ave 25.00
Arakan forest turtle 6 7 to 10 lb 8.50
Eastern box turtle 7 1 to 2 lb 1.50
Desert turtle 8 8 to 15 lb 11.50
Eastern mud turtle 9 88 to 263 g 0.39
East African black mud 10 2.2 lb 2.20
Bog turtle 11 no more than 5 oz 0.31
Northern map turtle 12 m 5.3 to 14.1 oz f 1.5 to 5.5 lb 2.05
Ornate box turtle 13 0.5 to1.5 lbs 1.00
Yellow-spotted Amazon River turtle 14 up to 8 kg 13.23
Russian tortoise 15 124 g, 134 g 0.28
Leopard tortoise 16 ave. 40 lb 40.00
Painted turtle 17 f 18 oz ave. m 11 oz roughly 0.91
Desert tortoise 18 24 to 51 lb 37.50
Radiated tortoise 19 up to 35 lb  26.25
Common spider tortoise 20 200 to 400 g 0.66
Madagascar flat-tailed tortoise 21 f 475 to 670 m 300 to 400 g  1.02
South American red-footed tortoise 22 up to 20 lb 15.00
Gopher tortoise 23 10 lb 10.00
Hermann's tortoise 24 6.6 to 8.8 lb 7.70
Alligator snaping turtle 25 43.5 lb ave., wt. increases w/ age 43.50
African spurred tortoise 26 100 to 200 lb 150.00 300
Aldabran tortoise 27 m up to 550 lb f up to 350 lb 337.50 675
Galapagos tortoise 28 475 lb 475.00 950
Sphenodontia (order) 29 2 2.70 11
Tuatara 30 up to 2.9 lb  2.18
Tuatara 31 to 1.3kg, to 80cm 3.22
Squamata (order) 
Lacertilia (suborder) - lizards 32 6,000 over about  1.06 12750
alligator lizard 33 1.2 g 0.00
Gila monster 34 0.77 to 1.54 lb typ. 1.16
Gila monster 35 to 2 ft
European  legless (glass) lizard 36 11 to 21 oz 1.00
Caiman lizard 37 3 to 6 lb 4.50
Caiman lizard 38 2 to 4 ft
Mexican beaded lizard 39 5 lb ave. 5.00
Sudan plated lizard 40 2 lb  2.00
Sudan plated lizard 41 45 to 70 cm
Short-horned lizard 42 4.5 to 5.6 g 0.01
Sand lizard 43 0.35 oz to 0.5 oz 0.03
Eastern blue tongued skink 44 about 10 to 18 oz 0.88
Eastern blue tongued skink 45 16 to 20 in
Green basilisk 46 7 oz 0.44
Green basilisk 47 2 to 2.5 ft
Giant ameiva 48 21 oz
1.31
Giant ameiva 49 to 18 to 20 in
Frilled lizard 50 1.1 lb 1.10
 
Frilled lizard 51 2.79 ft ave.
Common basilisk 52 f 135 to 194 g m 2x 0.54
Reunion chameleon 53 m 0.3 to 0.6 lb f 0.08 to 0.15 lb 0.28
Henkels leaf-tailed gecko 54 10 to 30 g 0.04
Tokay gecko 55 5.3 to 14.1 oz m 11 to 20 in f  7 to 19 in 0.61
Virgin Islands dwarf sphaero 56 0.0053 oz almost 0.00
Black and white tegu 57 2.5 to 7 kg 10.47
Inland bearded dragon 58 about 10 to 18 oz 0.88
Tree lizard 59 0.19 oz 0.01
Glass lizard 60 11 to 21oz
1.00
Armadillo lizard 61 8 to 17 lb 12.50
Texas banded gecko 62 rarely exceeding 4 in 0.20 e
Jackson’s chameleon 63 m to 15 in f to 10 in 0.47 e
American 5 lined skink 64 4.9 to 8.5 in  0.34 e
Broad-headed skink 65 5.9 to 13 in 0.47 e
Six-lined racerunner 66 6 to 10.5 in 0.41 e
Philippine sailfin lizard 67 24 to 36 in 1.50 e
Blue spiny lizard 68 38 cm 0.75 e
Texas horned lizard 69 to 2.7 in 0.10 e
Crevice spiny lizard 70 to 12.2 in 0.46 e
European wall lizard 71 m 16 to 23 cm f  slightly smaller 0.38 e
European green lizard 72 to 16 in 0.60 e
Long-nosed leopard lizard 73 8.5 to15 in 0.59 e
Keeled earless lizard 74 4.5 to 5.5 in 0.25 e
Round-tailed Horned Lizard 75 3 to 4 in 0.18 e
Arizona night lizard 76 6 to 10 cm
0.16
e
California legless lizard 77 6 to 9 1/4 in 0.38 e
Leopard lizard 78 8.5 to 15 in 0.59 e
Desert night lizard 79 3 1/4 to 5 in 0.21 e
Zebra-tailed lizard 80 6 to 9 in 0.38 e
Collared lizard 81 8 to 14 in 0.55 e
Great Plains skink 82 6 1/2 to 13 3/4 in 0.51 e
Southern alligator lizard 83 10 to 16 3/4 in 0.67 e
Slender glass lizard 84 22 to 42 in 1.60 e
Sagebrush lizard 85 5 to 6 in  0.28 e
Side-blotched lizard 86 4 to 6 3/8 in 0.26 e
Ruin lizard 87 6 to 9 13/16 in 0.40 e
Spot-tailed earless lizard 88 4 1/2 to 6 in 0.26 e
Banded rock lizard 89 8 1/2 to 11 1/2 in 0.50 e
Blue spiny lizard 90 5 to 14 1/2 in 0.49 e
Western fence lizard 91 6 to 9 1/4 in 0.38 e
Common tree lizard 92 4 1/2 to 6 1/4 in 0.27 e
Gray checkered whiptail 93 to betw. 8 and 12 in 0.50 e
Chihuahuan spotted whiptail 94 from 9.5 to 12 in 0.54 e
Common checkered whiptail 95 to about 4 in 0.15 e
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