Mexican Hairy Porcupine
Mexican Hairy Porcupine

(Coendou mexicanus)

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Cherrie's Pocket Gopher
Cherrie's Pocket Gopher

(Orthogeomys cherriei)

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Northern Tamandua
Northern Tamandua

(Tamandua mexicana) Juvenile

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Mexican Hairy Porcupine
Mexican Hairy Porcupine

(Coendou mexicanus)

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Mammals

As anyone who has ever visited a tropical rainforest knows mammals are difficult to see. We have a great diversity of interesting mammals that you are more likely to encounter when exploring the reserve both during the day and night.

 

The first photograph shows a specie of porcupine endemic to Mesoamerica which is arboreal and has a prehensile tail similar to New World monkeys.

 

For a full list of species:

 

Howler Monkey

Ernesto Carman co-founder of the Conservación Reinita Cerúlea – Costa Rica (Cerulean Warbler Conservation-CR).