Phalacrocoracid herpesvirus 1 PhHV

1) An unassigned species in the family Herpesviridae. Isolated on the CAM from a young little pied cormorant, Phalacrocorax melanoleucos. Other birds and rodents are resistant. No evidence of pathogenicity for cormorants. Replicates on the CAM, producing pocks.

Synonyms: cormorant herpesvirus 1; Lake Victoria cormorant herpesvirus.

French EL et al (1973) Avian Pathol 2, 3

phasianid herpesvirus 1 Synonym for Gallid herpesvirus 1.

phasianid herpesvirus 2 Synonym for Gallid herpesvirus 2.

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