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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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