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Virus classification
Group: Group IV ((+)ssRNA)
Order: Unassigned
Family: Virgaviridae
Genus: Tobravirus

Tobravirus is a genus of a virus of the family Virgaviridae. Virion capsids are non-enveloped, helical and rod-shaped, with a length of 180–215 nm and a width of 20.5–23.1 nm. The genome is two pieces of linear, positive-sense, single-stranded RNA, 8600–11300 nucleotides in length.[1]

The type species is Tobacco rattle virus.


  1. ^ Index of Viruses—Tobravirus (2006). In: ICTVdB—The Universal Virus Database, version 4. Büchen-Osmond, C (Ed), Columbia University, New York, USA.

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