Genus: Treiskappapapillomavirus

Genus: Treiskappapapillomavirus

Distinguishing features

Members of this genus are associated with lesions from horses.


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
Treiskappapapillomavirus 1Equus caballus papillomavirus 8NCSUKU963288NC_031756Complete genomeEcPV8

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