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Unassigned HepV
  Four partial sequences from bats and rodents remain unclassified (Drexler et al., 2015) and may represent further hepatovirus species. A hepatovirus has been found in a big-eared opossum (Didelphis aurita) in Brazil (de Oliveira Carneiro et al., 2018).


References

de Oliveira Carneiro I, Sander AL, Silva N, Moreira-Soto A, Normann A, Flehmig B, Lukashev AN, Dotzauer A, Wieseke N, Franke CR, Drexler JF. A novel marsupial hepatitis A virus corroborates complex evolutionary patterns shaping the genus Hepatovirus. J Virol. 2018 Apr 25. pii: JVI.00082-18. doi: 10.1128/JVI.00082-18. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 29695421.

Drexler, J.F., Corman, V.M., Lukashev, A.N., van den Brand, J.M.A., Gmyl, A.P., Brünink, S., Rasche, A., Seggewiβ, N., Feng, H., Leijten, L.M., Vallo, P., Kuiken, T., Dotzauer, A., Ulrich, R.G., Lemon, S.M., Drosten, C. and the Hepatovirus Ecology Consortium. (2015). Evolutionary origins of hepatitis A virus in small mammals. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 2015; published ahead of print November 2, 2015, doi:10.1073/pnas.1516992112

 

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