Coatis, genera Nasua and Nasuella, also known as coatimundi //, Brazilian aardvarks, Mexican tejón, cholugo, ormoncún, hog-nosed coons, and other names, are members of the raccoon family (Procyonidae). They are diurnal mammals native to South America, Central America, and south-western North America. The term is reported to be derived from the Tupi language (Brazil).
La Crucecita, Huatulco, Oaxaca
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