Genus: Dyorhopapillomavirus

Genus: Dyorhopapillomavirus

Distinguishing features

Members of this genus are associated with mucosal lesions in horses.


See discussion under family description

Genome organization and replication

See discussion under family description.


See discussion under family description.

Species demarcation criteria

Putative novel PV genome with complete genome sequence data available and being <70% related to PV’s within the genus.

Member species

Exemplar isolate of the species
SpeciesVirus nameIsolateAccession numberRefSeq numberAvailable sequenceVirus Abbrev.
Dyorhopapillomavirus 1Equus caballus papillomavirus 6Sirkar_2011JQ965698NC_020500Complete genomeEcPV6
Dyorhopapillomavirus 1Equus caballus papillomavirus 7JX035935Complete genomeEcPV7

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