Alsuviricetes

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Alsuviricetes
Virus classification e
(unranked): Virus
Realm: Riboviria
Kingdom: Orthornavirae
Phylum: Kitrinoviricota
Class: Alsuviricetes

Alsuviricetes is a class of RNA viruses which infect eukaryotes.[1] Member viruses have a positive-sense single-stranded RNA genome. The name of the group is a portmanteau of "alpha supergroup" and -viricetes which is the suffix for a virus class.[2]

Taxonomy[edit]

The following orders are recognized:

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Virus Taxonomy: 2019 Release". talk.ictvonline.org. International Committee on Taxonomy of Viruses. Retrieved 25 April 2020.
  2. ^ Koonin EV, Dolja VV, Krupovic M, Varsani A, Wolf YI, Yutin N, Zerbini M, Kuhn JH. "Proposal: Create a megataxonomic framework, filling all principal taxonomic ranks, for realm Riboviria". International Committee on Taxonomy of Viruses (ICTV). Retrieved 2020-05-21.CS1 maint: multiple names: authors list (link)