Notes on Family: Leviviridae

icosahedra

Contents

Members of this Family
General Description
Morphology
Genome
Genera in the Family
All Known Sequences
Curated Sequences

General Description

This is the only family of phage with ssRNA genomes.

Morphology

Virions isometric (icosahedral), not enveloped, c. 26 nm in diameter.

Genome

Monopartite, linear, postive sense ssRNA of 3.5-4.5 kb.

Genera in the Family