• White-Nosed Coati

    Individual white-nosed coatis may live up to 14 years of age.

  • White-Nosed Coati

    White-nosed coatis will only occasionally cause crop damage and rarely take small farm animals.

  • White-Nosed Coati

    White-nosed coati adult body size is reached by 15 months and females sexually mature a year faster than males, maturing at 2 years.

  • White-Nosed Coati

    The white-nosed coati’s current population trend is decreasing due to major population declines in the 1960s for unknown reasons.

  • White-Nosed Coati

    White-nosed coatis are sometimes kept as pets.

  • White-Nosed Coati

    When hunting, white-nosed coatis will force vertebrates to the ground with their paws and kill by a bite to the head.

  • White-Nosed Coati

    The white-nosed coati’s coat color and muzzle markings are the only physical characteristics dissimilar from its relatives the South American and Western mountain coatis.

  • White-Nosed Coati

    The white-nosed coati is hunted throughout its range for skin and food, but its fur has no value.

  • White-Nosed Coati

    After 5 months, mother white-nosed coatis will rejoin their group with their young and allow the male to meet his offspring.

  • White-Nosed Coati

    The white-nosed coati is sexually dimorphic in body size as males are much larger than females.

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White-Nosed Coati (Nasua narica)

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Gulbaru Leaf-Tailed Gecko (Phyllurus gulbaru)

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Bald Eagle (Haliaeetus leucocephalus)

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Sea Otter (Enhydra lutris)

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Slender-Snouted Crocodile (Mecistops cataphractus)

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Crested Porcupine (Hystrix cristata)

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Tiger Shark (Galeocerdo cuvier)

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Red Fox (Vulpes vulpes)

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