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Table 2 Evidence of CDV infection through serological studies. The reported seroprevalence ranged widely across host species within different Orders

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

Order Family aMedian Seropositivity % Min % (Sp reported) Max % (Sp reported)
Carnivora Canidae 35.6 2.0
Lycalopex culpaeus
100
Otocyon megalotis
Felidae 34.1 3.0
Puma concolor
100
Panthera uncia
Mustelidae 41.1 5.0
Mustela vison
100
Martes melampus
Procyonidae 30.7 4.0
Procyon pygmaeus
52.0
Procyon lotor
Ursidae 20.3 3.0
Ursus americanus
100
Ursus maritimus
Hyaenidae 36.7 5.0
Crocuta crocuta
47.0
Crocuta crocuta
Phocidae 34.8 24.0
Phoca vitulina
47.5
Pusa caspica
Mephitidae 65.5 - -
Ailuridae 100 - -
Odobenidae 14 - -
Artiodactyla Suidae 27 - -
Tayassuidae 58 - -
Cervidae 40 - -
Proboscidea Elephantidae 1.3 - -
  1. aMedian value of all studies/populations in which CDV seropositivity had been detected in members of the same family. Sp: Specie reported