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Table 1 Orders, Families and Species that CDV can infect naturally and/or experimentally

From: Diversity of susceptible hosts in canine distemper virus infection: a systematic review and data synthesis

Order Family Number of records (% of total) Number of studies reporting clinical signs in infected animals (%) Species
Carnivora Canidae 82 (30.0) 27/82 (32.9) Canis adustus, Canis aureus, Canis latrans, Canis lupus, Canis lupus baileyi, Canis lupus dingo, Canis lupus signatus, Canis mesomelas, Cerdocyon thous, Chrysocyon brachyurus, Lycalopex culpaeus, Lycalopex griseus, Lycalopex gymnocercus, Lycalopex vetulus, Lycaon pictus, Nyctereutes procyonoides, Nyctereutes procyonoides viverrinus, Urocyon littoralis catalinae, Vulpes chama, Vulpes lagopus, Vulpes macrotis mutica, Vulpes velox, Vulpes vulpes, Vulpes zerda
Felidae 49 (17.9) 24/49 (48.9) Acinonyx jubatus, Felis lynx, Felis silvestris, Felis silvestris catus, Leopardus geoffroyi, Leopardus pardalis, Lynx Canadensis, Lynx lynx, Lynx pardinus, Lynx rufus, Panthera leo, Panthera leo persica, Panthera onca, Panthera pardus, Panthera pardus japonensis, Panthera tigris, Panthera tigris altaica, Panthera tigris tigris, Panthera uncial, Puma concolor
Mustelidae 43 (15.7) 23/43 (67.4) Enhydra lutris kenyoni, Galictis vittata, Galictis cuja, Gulo gulo, Lontra Canadensis, Martes foina, Martes martes, Martes melampus, Martes pennanti, Meles meles, Melogale moschata subauantiaca, Mustela erminea, Mustela itatsi sibirica, Mustela lutreola, Mustela nigripes, Mustela nivalis, Mustela putorius, Mustela putorius furo, Mustela vison, Neovison vison, Taxidea taxus
Procyonidae 18 (6.5) 9/18 (50.0) Nasua nasua, Potos flavus, Procyon lotor, Procyon pygmaeus
Ursidae 13 (4.7) 2/13 (15.3) Ailuropoda melanoleuca, Ursus americanus, Ursus americanus floridanus, Ursus arctos, Ursus arctos horribilis, Ursus arctos marsicanus, Ursus maritimus, Ursus thibetanus
Phocidae 12 (4.4) 8/12 (66.6) Halichoerus grypus, Hydrurga leptonyx, Lobodon carcinophagus, Phoca caspica, Phoca sibirica, Phoca vitulina, Pusa caspica
Viverridae 9 (3.2) 9/9 (100) Arctictis binturong, Gennetta gennetta, Paguma larvata, Paradoxurus hermaphroditus, Viverricula indica
Hyaenidae 6 (2.2) 2/6 (33.3) Crocuta crocuta, Hyaena hyaena
Ailuridae 3 (1.1) 2/3 (66.6) Ailurus fulgens
Mephitidae 2 (0.7) 2/2 (100) Mephitis mephitis
Odobenidae 1 (0.4) 0/1 (0) Odobenus rosmarus
Otariidae 1 (0.4) 1/1 (100) Zalophus californianus
Rodentia Muridae 10 (3.6) 10/10 (100) Mus musculus a
Cricetidae 7 (2.5) 7/7 (100) Mesocricetus auratus a
Sciuridae 1 (0.4) 1/1 (100) Marmota caudata
Caviidae 1 (0.4) 1/1 (100) Cavia porcellus a
Primates Cercopithecidae 7 (2.5) 7/7 (100) Macaca fascicularis, Macaca fuscata, Macaca mulatta
Cebidae 1 (0.4) 1/1 (100) Saimiri sciureus a
Artiodactyla Suidae 2 (0.7) 0/2 (0) Sus scrofa domestica a, Sus scrofa
Tayassuidae 2 (0.7) 0/2 (0) Tayassu tajacu
Cervidae 1 (0.4) 0/1 (0) Cervus nippon
Proboscidea Elephantidae 1 (0.4) 0/1 (0) Elaphas maximus
   272 (100) 141/272 (51.8)  
  1. aExperimental infections reported