White-Nosed Coati

White-Nosed Coati

After a gestation period of 77 days, female white-nosed coatis give birth to 2-7 dependent young weighing 100-180 grams.

The gestation period of the white-nosed coati is 77 days.

Between 2 and 7 white-nosed coati young are born, and remain in the nest for several weeks. They weigh only 100-180 grams at birth and are dependent on their mother, who only leaves the nest to find food.


Image | ©️ Victor, Some Rights Reserved, (CC BY-NC-ND 2.0)
Sources | (Macdonald 1995; Marceau, 2001; Nowak 1999)

 

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