Genome sequence of cauliflower mosaic virus identified in earwigs (Doru luteipes) through a metagenomic approach

Márcio Tadeu Godinho, Débora Pires Paula, Arvind Varsani, Simone Graça Ribeiro

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Here we report the first complete genome sequence of a cauliflower mosaic virus from Brazil, obtained from the gut content of the predator earwig (Doru luteipes). This virus has a genome of 8,030 nucleotides (nt) and shares 97% genome-wide identity with an isolate from Argentina.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Article numbere00043-17
JournalGenome Announcements
Issue number11
StatePublished - Mar 1 2017


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Genetics
  • Molecular Biology

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