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Picorna-like viruses of invertebrates

Virus

Strain

Region

Length

Accession No. Reference Comments
Acyrthosiphon pisum virus (APV)   CG 10035 AF024514 van der Wilk et al., 1997 seq. len. incl. some poly(A) tail
Kelp fly virus (KFV)   CG 11035 DQ112227 Hartley et al., 2005  
             
Nora-like viruses

Virus

Strain

Region

Length

Accession No. Reference Comments
Nora virus Sweden CG 11911 DQ321720 Habayeb et al., 2006 isolated from Drosophila melanogaster
Nora virus Umea 2007 CG 12333 GQ257737 Ekstrom et al., 2011 isolated from Drosophila melanogaster
Nasonia vitripennis virus (NvitV-3) isolate 3 various 4970 FJ790488 Oliveira et al., 2010 isolated from Nasonia vitripennis
 

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CG = complete genome; (p) = partial gene sequence; N/A = not available on the EMBL/GenBank/DDBJ databases

References

Habayeb, M.S., Ekengren, S.K. and Hultmark, D. (2006). Nora virus, a persistent virus in Drosophila, defines a new picorna-like virus family. J. Gen. Virol. 87: 3045-3051.

Hartley, C.J., Greenwood, D.R., Gilbert, R.J.C., Masoumi, A., Gordon, K.H.J., Hanzlik, T.N., Fry, E.E., Stuart, D.I. and Scotti, P.D. (2005). Kelp fly virus: a novel group of insect picorna-like viruses as defined by genome sequence analysis and a distinctive virion structure J. Virol. 79: 13385-13398.

Oliveira, D.C., Hunter, W.B., Ng, J., Desjardins, C.A., Dang, P.M., Werren, J.H. (2010). Data mining cDNAs reveals three new single stranded RNA viruses in Nasonia (Hymenoptera: Pteromalidae). Insect Mol Biol. 19 Suppl 1:99-107.

van der Wilk, F., Dullemans, A.M., Verbeek, M., Van den Heuvel, J.F.J.M. (1997). Nucleotide sequence and genomic organization of Acyrthosiphon pisum virus. Virology 238: 353-362.

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