Genus: Rhopapillomavirus


Genus: Rhopapillomavirus

Distinguishing features

Members of this genus are associated with skin lesions on manatees (Trichechus manatus).

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

Exemplar isolate of the species
SpeciesVirus nameIsolateAccession numberRefSeq numberAvailable sequenceVirus Abbrev.
Rhopapillomavirus 1Trichechus manatus latirostris papillomavirus 1AY609301NC_006563Complete genomeTmPV1
Rhopapillomavirus 1Trichechus manatus latirostris papillomavirus 2M09-20JN709473Complete genomeTmPV2
Rhopapillomavirus 2Trichechus manatus latirostris papillomavirus 3KP205502NC_038526Complete genomeTmPV3
Rhopapillomavirus 2Trichechus manatus latirostris papillomavirus 4KP205503Complete genomeTmPV4

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