For details of Virion properties, Genome organization and replication, Antigenic properties and Species demarcation criteria, refer to Order Herpesvirales.
The family Malacoherpesviridae contains the single known herpesvirus species with an invertebrate host.
Type species Ostreid herpesvirus 1
List of species in the genus Ostreavirus
Ostreid herpesvirus 1
Species names are in italic script; names of isolates are in roman script; names of synonyms are in roman script and parentheses. Sequence accession numbers [ ] and assigned abbreviations ( ) are also listed.
For Derivation of names, Further reading and Contributors, refer to Order Herpesvirales.