Genus: Clavavirus


Genus: Clavavirus

Distinguishing features

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

Virion

See discussion under family description.

Genome organization and replication

See discussion under family description.

Biology 

See discussion under family description.

Member species

SpeciesVirus name(s)Exemplar isolateExemplar accession numberExemplar RefSeq numberAvailable sequenceOther isolatesOther isolate accession numbersVirus abbreviationIsolate abbreviation
Aeropyrum pernix bacilliform virus 1Aeropyrum pernix bacilliform virus 1AB537968Complete genomeApBV1

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

Derivation of names

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