Genus: Dyozetapapillomavirus

Genus: Dyozetapapillomavirus

Distinguishing features

Members of this genus are associated with the skin lesions of marine turtles. The E6 protein contains a single zinc-binding domain.


See discussion under family description

Genome organization and replication

See discussion under family description.


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.
Dyozetapapillomavirus 1Caretta caretta papillomavirus 1EU493092NC_011530Complete genomeCcPV1
Dyozetapapillomavirus 1Chelonia mydas papillomavirus 1EU493091Complete genomeCmPV1

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