A mammal of tropical America of the genus Nasua
, allied to the raccoon, having a ringed tail but with a longer body, tail, and nose; -- called also coati mondi
and coati mundi
. [1913 Webster
" The red coati (Nasua socialis), called also coati mondi, inhabits Mexico and Central America. The brown coati (Nasua narica) is found in Surinam and Brazil.