Table 1. Poxvirus genomes included in this study
Genome Abbreviation Genus Host Size, bp GenBank accession no. Ref.
Amsacta moorei entomopoxvirus AMV-EPB Entomopox Red hairy caterpillar 232,392 AF250284 21
Camelpox virus isolate M-96 from Kazakhstan CMPV-M96 Orthopox Camel 205,719 AF438165 17, 18
Cowpox virus strain Brighton Red CPXV-BR Orthopox Cow 224,501 AF482758
Ectromelia virus Moscow strain ECTV-MOS Orthopox Mouse 209,771 AF012825
Fowlpox virus FPV-FCV Avipox Chicken and turkey 288,539 AF198100 20
Lumpy skin disease virus strain Neethling isolate 2490 LSD-NEE Capripox Cow 150,773 AF325528 38
Molluscum contagiosum virus subtype 1 MCU-SBI Molluscipox Human 190,289 U60315 19
Monkeypox virus strain Zaire-96-I-16 MPXV-ZRE Orthopox Monkey 196,858 AF380138 39
Melanoplus sanguinipes entomopoxvirus MSE-TUC Entomopox Grasshopper 236,120 AF063866 40
Myxoma virus strain Lausanne MYX-LAU Leporipox Rabbit 161,774 AF170726 41
Rabbit fibroma virus RFB-KAS Leporipox Rabbit 159,857 AF170722 42
Sheeppox virus SPPV Capripox Sheep 149,955 AY077832 43
Swinepox virus isolate 17077-99 SWPV-NEB Suipox Pig 146,454 AF410153 16
Vaccinia virus strain Ankara VAC-ANK Orthopox 177,923 U94848 44
Vaccinia virus strain Copenhagen VAC-COP Orthopox 191,737 M35027 45
Vaccinia virus strain Tian Tan VAC-TAN Orthopox 189,274 AF095689
Variola major virus strain Bangladesh-1975 VAR-BSH Orthopox Human 186,103 L22579 32
Variola major virus strain India-1967 VAR-IND Orthopox Human 185,578 X69198 46
Variola minor virus strain Garcia-1966 VMN-GAR Orthopox Human 186,986 Y16780
Yaba-like disease virus YAB-YLD Yatapox Monkey 144,575 AJ293568 15