volume 10, issue 3, P457-461 2010
DOI: 10.1590/s1676-06032010000300040
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Abstract: SAZIMA, I. What coatis and mongooses have in common? Biota Neptrop. 10(3): http://www.biotaneotropica. org.br/v10n3/en/abstract?short-communication+bn02410032010. Abstract:The coatis (Procyonidae) and some species of mongooses (Herpestidae) are diurnal, small to mediumsized carnivores that live in groups and feed opportunistically on small animals and fruits. A comparison of selected features is here presented for two coati species (Nasua narica and N. nasua) and the banded mongoose (Mungos mungo). The former…

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