|White-nosed Coati Nasua narica|
Coatis are members of the racoon family and the White-nosed Coati is distributed from the south-west USA through Mexico and Central America to Panama and northern Colombia. It is found in rainforest and a variety of wooded habitats but sometimes can be found in drier areas.
They are highly social animals usually found in groups with a dominant male, several females and lots of offspring. Mostly diurnal, they are omnivorous eating mainly invertebrates and fruit.
|These White-nosed Coatis were seen among the Mayan pyramids of Tikal, Guatemala.|
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