Taxonomy of the order Mononegavirales: update 2019 Academic Article uri icon


  • In February 2019, following the annual taxon ratification vote, the order Mononegavirales was amended by the addition of four new subfamilies and 12 new genera and the creation of 28 novel species. This article presents the updated taxonomy of the order Mononegavirales as now accepted by the International Committee on Taxonomy of Viruses (ICTV).

altmetric score

  • 7

author list (cited authors)

  • Amarasinghe, G. K., Ayllón, M. A., Bào, Y., Basler, C. F., Bavari, S., Blasdell, K. R., ... Kuhn, J. H.

citation count

  • 101

publication date

  • May 2019