Since only one genus is currently recognized, the genus description corresponds to the family description.
Species demarcation criteria
Not currently defined as there is only one species in the genus.
Exemplar isolate of the species
|Species||Virus name||Isolate||Accession number||RefSeq number||Available sequence||Virus Abbrev.|
|Aeropyrum coil-shaped virus||Aeropyrum coil-shaped virus||HE681887||NC_043427||Complete genome||ACV|