Genus: Patagivirus

Genus: Patagivirus

Distinguishing features

The predicted amino acid sequences of members form a distinct lineage within the subfamily (Figure 1.Gammaherpesvirinae).

Virion

See discussion under family description.

Genome organization and replication

See discussion under family and subfamily description.

Biology

Members of the only species have a bat as host.

Species demarcation criteria

See discussion under family description.

Member species

Exemplar isolate of the species
SpeciesVirus nameIsolateAccession numberRefSeq numberAvailable sequenceVirus Abbrev.
Vespertilionid gammaherpesvirus 3vespertilionid gammaherpesvirus 3; Eptesicus fuscus gammaherpesvirusMF385016NC_040615Complete genomeVeGHV3; EfHV

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