coaita

Coaita

Co*ai"ta\ (k[-o]*[aum][i^]"t[.a]), n. (Zo["o]l.) The native name of certain South American monkeys of the genus Ateles, esp. A. paniscus. The black-faced coaita is Ateles ater. See Illustration in Appendix.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
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