Genus: Treiszetapapillomavirus

Genus: Treiszetapapillomavirus

Distinguishing features

The sole member of this genus is associated with a cartilaginous lesion of a bird, a northern fulmar (Fulmarus glacialis). The E6 protein contains a single zinc-binding E6 motif.


See discussion under family description

Genome organization and replication

See discussion under family description.


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

SpeciesVirus name(s)Exemplar isolateExemplar accession numberExemplar RefSeq numberAvailable sequenceOther isolatesOther isolate accession numbersVirus abbreviationIsolate abbreviation
Treiszetapapillomavirus 1Fulmarus glacialis papillomavirus 1KJ452243NC_024300Complete genomeFgPV1

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