Ring-tailed Coati (Nasua nasua) by Konstantinos Arvanitopoulos

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The South American Coati, or Ring-tailed Coati (Nasua nasua), is a species of coati from South America. It is native to Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, Guyana, Paraguay, Peru, Surinam, Uruguay and Venezuela. They are diurnal animals, and they live both on the ground and in trees and they typically live in the forest. They are omnivorous and primarily eat fruit, invertebrates, other small animals and bird’s eggs.
Ring-tailed Coati (Nasua nasua), Attica Zoological Park, Athens, Greece, Europe

Nikon D700, Nikkor 80-400 mm at 300 mm, 1/500 sec at f/ 7.1, ISO 200
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  • AuntieBarbie
    AuntieBarbiealmost 4 years ago

    A room with a view? Vibrant colors of Coati and sky.

  • Thanks a lot AuntieBarbie!

    – Konstantinos Arvanitopoulos

  • Mark Hughes
    Mark Hughesalmost 4 years ago

    Super lighting and capture Konstantinos.

  • Thank you very much Mark!

    – Konstantinos Arvanitopoulos

  • Ray Clarke
    Ray Clarkealmost 4 years ago

  • Thank you for accepting Ray!

    – Konstantinos Arvanitopoulos

  • Larry Trupp
    Larry Truppalmost 4 years ago

    Very nice detail

  • Thanks a lot Larry!

    – Konstantinos Arvanitopoulos

  • Robert Abraham
    Robert Abrahamalmost 4 years ago

    Great find, well spotted and captured

  • Thank you very much Robert!

    – Konstantinos Arvanitopoulos

  • vadim19
    vadim19almost 4 years ago

    wonderful capture, Konstantinos!

  • Thanks a lot Vadim!

    – Konstantinos Arvanitopoulos

  • shortshooter-Al
    shortshooter-Alalmost 4 years ago

    A great capture Kon and a fav for me Mate.

  • Thanks a lot Al, cheers mate!

    – Konstantinos Arvanitopoulos

  • Rosalie Scanlon
    Rosalie Scanlonalmost 4 years ago

    Cool capture and a great composition and subject.

  • Thank you very much Rosalie!

    – Konstantinos Arvanitopoulos

  • paintingsheep
    paintingsheepalmost 4 years ago

    Gorgeous photo…wonderful work!

  • Thanks a lot, cheers!

    – Konstantinos Arvanitopoulos

  • lorilee
    lorileealmost 4 years ago

    A wonderful capture . . . beautiful details!!

  • Thanks a lot Lorilee!

    – Konstantinos Arvanitopoulos

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