Rubulavirus

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Rubulavirus
Virus classification
Group: Group V ((-)ssRNA)
Order: Mononegavirales
Family: Paramyxoviridae
Subfamily: Paramyxovirinae
Genus: Rubulavirus
Species

Achimota virus 1
Achimota virus 2
Mapuera virus
Menangle virus
Mumps virus
Parainfluenza type 2
Parainfluenza type 4
Parainfluenza type 5
Porcine rubulavirus
Simian virus 41
Tioman virus
Tuhokovirus virus 1
Tuhokovirus virus 2
Tuhokovirus virus 3

Rubulavirus is a genus of the Paramyxoviridae family of infectious viruses. The genus includes the mumps virus and parainfluenza type 2, 4a and 4b viruses.

Taxonomy[edit]

The closest relations to this genus appear to be the avulaviruses.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ McCarthy AJ, Goodman SJ (2010) Reassessing conflicting evolutionary histories of the Paramyxoviridae and the origins of respiroviruses with Bayesian multigene phylogenies. Infect Genet Evol 10(1):97–107

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