Crab-eating Raccoon

Procyon cancrivorus

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The crab-eating raccoon (Procyon cancrivorus) is a species of raccoon native to marshy and jungle areas of Central and South America (including Trinidad and Tobago). It is found from Costa Rica south through most areas of South America east of the Andes down to northern Argentina and Uruguay. That it is called the crab-eating raccoon does not mean that only this species eats crabs, as the common raccoon also seeks and eats crabs where they are...

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  1. (c) pfaucher, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), https://www.inaturalist.org/photos/11207360
  2. (c) Wikipedia, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Procyon_cancrivorus

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