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Crab-eating Raccoon

Procyon cancrivorus

Description:

Sleeping at the top of a coconut palm this Crab-eating raccoon is a resident of Blackbird Caye at Turneffe Atoll. Often the raccoons can be found in the early mornings near the airstrip.

Habitat:

Every so often these raccoons can be seen immersing their tails in a blue crab hole and retrieving their prey.

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EricAngelRamos
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EricAngelRamos

Spotted on Jul 4, 2012
Submitted on Jul 5, 2012

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