Notes on Family: Leviviridae

icosahedra
icosahedra

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General Description

This is the only family of phage with ssRNA genomes.

Morphology

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

Genomen

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

Genera in the Family