Lorikeet picornavirus 1

Child level

Lorikeet PV-1 seqs

Same level

  Lorikeet picornavirus 1 was found in the faeces of a rainbow lorikeet (Trichoglossus moluccanus) (Wang et al., 2019). It is most closely related to avihepatoviruses, avisiviruses and red-crowned crane avihepato-like viruses.


Wang H, Yang S, Shan T, Wang X, Deng X, Delwart E, Zhang W. A novel picornavirus in feces of a rainbow lorikeet (Trichoglossus moluccanus) shows a close relationship to members of the genus Avihepatovirus. Arch Virol. 2019 Apr 13. doi: 10.1007/s00705-019-04246-5. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 30982088.

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