Genus: Benyvirus


Genus: Benyvirus

Distinguishing features

Since only one genus is currently recognized, the genus description corresponds to the family description.

Virion

See discussion under family description.

Genome organization and replication 

See discussion under family description.

Biology

See discussion under family description.

Species demarcation criteria

Benyviruses are distinguished by coat protein sequences of less than 90% amino acid identity, distant serological relations and distinct host ranges.

Member Species

SpeciesVirus name(s)Exemplar isolateExemplar accession numberExemplar RefSeq numberAvailable sequenceOther isolatesOther isolate accession numbersVirus abbreviationIsolate abbreviation
Beet necrotic yellow vein virusbeet necrotic yellow vein virusSRNA1: D84410; RNA2: D84411; RNA3: D84412; RNA4: D84413; RNA5: D63936RNA1: NC_003514; RNA2: NC_003515; RNA3: NC_003516; RNA4: NC_003517; RNA5: NC_003513Complete genomeBNYVV
Beet soil-borne mosaic virusbeet soil-borne mosaic virusMRM06RNA1: JF513082; RNA2: JF513083; RNA3: EU410955; RNA4: FJ424610Complete genomeBSBMV
Burdock mottle virusburdock mottle virusSRNA1: AB818898; RNA2: AB818899RNA1: NC_021735; RNA2: NC_021736Complete genomeBdMV
Rice stripe necrosis virusrice stripe necrosis virusColumbiaRNA1: EU099844; RNA2: EU099845Complete genomeRSNV

Virus names, the choice of exemplar isolates, and virus abbreviations, are not official ICTV designations.
Download GenBank/EMBL query for sequences listed in the table here.

Related, Unclassified Viruses

Virus name

Accession number

Virus abbreviation

Mangifera indica latent virus

RNA1: KU140662; RNA2: KU140663

MILV

Hubei Beny-like virus 1

KX883789*

HBBLV

* apparently complete replication polyprotein from metagenomic study of insects (Diptera); rest of genome (if any) is unknown
Virus names, the choice of exemplar isolates, and virus abbreviations, are not official ICTV designations.
Download GenBank/EMBL query for sequences listed in the table here.