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Research Project: Urban Small Farms and Gardens Pest Management

Location: Invasive Insect Biocontrol & Behavior Laboratory

Title: Family Baculoviridae

item Harrison, Robert - Bob
item HERNIOU, ELISABETH - Institut De Recherche En Sciencies De La Sante
item JEHLE, JOHANNES - Julius Kuhn Institute
item THEILMAN, DAVID - Agriculture And Agri-Food Canada
item BURAND, JOHN - University Of Massachusetts
item Becnel, James
item KRELL, PETER - University Of Guelph
item VAN OERS, MONIQUE - Wageningen University
item Mowery, Joseph
item Bauchan, Gary

Submitted to: Virus Taxonomy: Classification and Nomenclature of Viruses
Publication Type: Other
Publication Acceptance Date: 6/7/2018
Publication Date: 6/22/2018
Citation: Harrison, R.L., Herniou, E.A., Jehle, J.A., Theilman, D.A., Burand, J.P., Becnel, J.J., Krell, P.J., Van Oers, M.M., Mowery, J.D., Bauchan, G.R. 2018. Family Baculoviridae. Virus Taxonomy: Classification and Nomenclature of Viruses. Available:

Interpretive Summary:

Technical Abstract: The International Committee on Taxonomy of Viruses (ICTV) has been charged with the task of developing, refining, and maintaining a universal virus taxonomy. The Online (10th) ICTV Report depicts the current status of virus taxonomy. This chapter of the Report details the classification, nomenclature, and properties of the viruses of family Baculoviridae, a group of large, dsDNA insect viruses with wide-ranging applications in biotechnology and biocontrol.