Hibecovirus

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Bat Hp-betacoronavirus Zhejiang2013
Virus classification e
(unranked): Virus
Realm: Riboviria
Kingdom: Orthornavirae
Phylum: Pisuviricota
Class: Pisoniviricetes
Order: Nidovirales
Family: Coronaviridae
Genus: Betacoronavirus
Subgenus: Hibecovirus
Species:
Bat Hp-betacoronavirus Zhejiang2013

Hibecovirus is a subgenus of viruses in the genus Betacoronavirus, consisting of a single species, Bat Hp-betacoronavirus Zhejiang2013.[1]

Strains forming the viral species Bat Hp-betacoronavirus Zhejiang2013 were discovered in Hipposideros pratti bats from China in 2013.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "International Committee on Taxonomy of Viruses (ICTV) 2019 taxonomy release". talk.ictvonline.org. Retrieved 2021-01-27.
  2. ^ Decaro, Nicola; Lorusso, Alessio (May 2020). "Novel human coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2): A lesson from animal coronaviruses". Veterinary Microbiology. 244: 108693. doi:10.1016/j.vetmic.2020.108693. PMC 7195271. PMID 32402329.