This guy didn't make it through the night but I'll have the confidence to handle the next one and transport it to a vet.
I cant get over how alien they seem. The mouth at the end of the snout like like the end of an elephant trunk.
I found this on line about them.http://ambergriscaye.com/critters/tamandua.html
I took photos but the photos aren't cheerful.
I'll wait to find one in the wild having dinner on some Ambergris Termites .