Genome Sequences of Beak and Feather Disease Virus in Urban Rainbow Lorikeets (Trichoglossus haematodus)

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Collings, David A.; Collings, Berwyn G.; Julian, Laurel; Kurenbach, Brigitta; Varsani, Arvind;
  • Publisher: American Society for Microbiology
  • Journal: Genome Announcements,volume 3,issue 2 (eissn: 2169-8287)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1128/genomeA.00283-15, pmc: PMC4408327
  • Subject: Viruses
    mesheuropmc: animal structures

Beak and feather disease viral genomes were recovered from two deceased juvenile urban rainbow lorikeets (Trichoglossus haematodus) that lacked tail feathers. These genomes share ~95% pairwise identity with two beak and feather disease virus (BFDV) genomes identified in... View more
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