Genus: Aquaparamyxovirus


Genus: Aquaparamyxovirus

Distinguishing features

There is only a single species in this genus, isolates of which have been obtained from Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar L.) (Falk et al., 2008). The virus genome encodes a non-structural protein (C).

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.

Member species

Exemplar isolate of the species
SpeciesVirus nameIsolateAccession numberRefSeq numberAvailable sequenceVirus Abbrev.
Salmon aquaparamyxovirusAtlantic salmom paramyxovirusYrkje371/95EU156171NC_025360Complete genomeASPMV

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