What is another word for nasua?

4 synonyms found


[ nˈasjuːə], [ nˈasjuːə], [ n_ˈa_s_j_uː_ə]

Nasua is a mammal species commonly known as the white-nosed coati and is found in Central and South America. There are several synonyms for Nasua, including: - Coati mundi: This name originated from the Tupi language in Brazil and translates to "belt-nose." - Pizote: This name is derived from the Nahuatl language of Mexico and is often used for the Central American subspecies of the white-nosed coati. - Raccoon: Although the white-nosed coati is not a raccoon, it is often mistakenly referred to as one due to their similar appearance. - Coatimundi: This is another variation of the coati mundi name and is commonly used in the southern United States. Despite having multiple names, the white-nosed coati is recognized for its distinctive appearance and playful behavior.

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The nasua (nasua orientalis) is a species of bird in the family Thraupidae. It is endemic to the Solomon Islands. The Nasua is a slender bird, measuring just over 26 cm long. It has a small head and a long tail. The male has a reddish brown head and a buff breast, while the female is drabber, with a whitish breast. It is one of the few birds in the Solomon Islands that is not endemic to a single island.

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