Taxonomy of the order Mononegavirales: update 2018 Academic Article uri icon


  • In 2018, the order Mononegavirales was expanded by inclusion of 1 new genus and 12 novel species. This article presents the updated taxonomy of the order Mononegavirales as now accepted by the International Committee on Taxonomy of Viruses (ICTV) and summarizes additional taxonomic proposals that may affect the order in the near future.

altmetric score

  • 7.5

author list (cited authors)

  • Amarasinghe, G. K., ArĂ©chiga Ceballos, N. G., Banyard, A. C., Basler, C. F., Bavari, S., Bennett, A. J., ... Kuhn, J. H.

citation count

  • 106

publication date

  • April 2018