Genus: Clavavirus

Genus: Clavavirus

Distinguishing features

Since only one genus is currently recognized, the genus description corresponds to the family description.

Derivation of names

Aeropyrum pernix bacilliform virus 1: name of archaeal host Aeropyrum pernix and shape of virion

Species demarcation criteria

Not applicable

Member species

Exemplar isolate of the species
SpeciesVirus nameIsolateAccession numberRefSeq numberAvailable sequenceVirus Abbrev.
Aeropyrum pernix bacilliform virus 1Aeropyrum pernix bacilliform virus 1AB537968NC_043030Complete genomeAPBV1

Virus names, the choice of exemplar isolates, and virus abbreviations, are not official ICTV designations.