Global Primate Parasite Database

Explore Parasite Taxonomy, Transmission, Prevalence, and Global Location

This visualization brings clarity around the globally observed mammalian parasites as recorded through academic literature. Use the charts to explore parasites by recorded attributes such as prevalence, transmission vectors, type, hosts, and sample size. The underlying Data from this visualization belongs to the Global Primate Parasite Database coordinated by Charlie Nunn's lab at Duke University.

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Reference Host Name Parasite Name Parasite Type Location Prevalence Sample Size Sample Basis