Genus: Zetapapillomavirus


Genus: Zetapapillomavirus

Distinguishing features

Members of this genus produce cutaneous infections in horses.

Virion

See discussion under family description

Genome organization and replication

See discussion under family description.

Antigenicity

See discussion under family description.

Biology

See discussion under family description.

Species demarcation criteria

Putative novel papillomavirus genome with complete genome sequence data available and that is <70% related to papillomaviruses within the genus.

Member species

SpeciesVirus name(s)Exemplar isolateExemplar accession numberExemplar RefSeq numberAvailable sequenceOther isolatesOther isolate accession numbersVirus abbreviationIsolate abbreviation
Zetapapillomavirus 1Equus caballus papillomavirus 1AF498323NC_003748Complete genomeEcPV1

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