Reptile calicivirus Cro1 VESVCro1 A

strain of Vesicular exanthema of swine virus in the genus Vesivirus.

reptilian virus group A group in the genus Gammaretrovirus. Natural host range restricted to reptiles. Type species Viper retrovirus. Another probable species is corn snake retrovirus. There is also morphological evidence for retroviruses associated with neoplasia in a California king snake, Lampropeltis getulus californiae, and a four-lined chicken snake, Elaphe obsoleta quadrivittata.

Poulet FM et al (1994) In The Retroviridae, vol. 3, edited by JA Levy. New York: Plenum Press, p. 1

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