Global Mammal Parasite Database v. 2.0

In 2017 we published the Global Mammal Parasite Database version 2.0, a database of parasites that infect wild ungulates, carnivores and primates across the globe.  This version of the database contains more than 24,000 lines of data derived from  over 2700 literature sources. You should be able to download the data using the links below   If you have any trouble downloading the database from the Wiley publishing website, contact Patrick R Stephens for access (prsteph at

Full data set.

Metadata, including variable definitions.

For additional primate data that have been collected since 2017, see the Global Primate Parasite Database.


Ecological Database of the Worlds Insect Pathogens

David Onstad’s Ecological Database of the Worlds Insect Pathogens is once again fully available as comma delimited flat files. The metadata are available below:


For access to the files contact Patrick R Stephens (prsteph at  The data are freely available to anyone that requests them.