Submitted to: Book Chapter
Publication Type: Book / Chapter
Publication Acceptance Date: 7/1/2010
Publication Date: 11/1/2011
Citation: Dreher, T.W., Edwards, M.C., Gibbs, A.J., Haenni, A.L., Hammond, R.W., Jupin, I., Koenig, R., Sabanadzovic, S., Martelli, G.P. 2011. Family Tymoviridae. In: King, A.M.Q., Adams, M.J., Carstens, E.B., and Lefkowitz, E.J., Editors. Virus Taxonomy: Ninth Report of the International Committee on Taxonomy of Viruses. San Diego: Elsevier. p. 944-952. Interpretive Summary:
Technical Abstract: This article provides a brief review of the taxonomic structure, virion properties, genome organization and replication strategy, antigenic properties, and biological properties of viruses in the family Tymoviridae. Criteria for demarcation of genus and species are provided. A brief review of each genus within the family is also provided and includes distinguishing features, genome diagrams, and lists of species within each genus.