Catu virus

Ca·tu vi·rus

(kā'tū),
an arbovirus of the genus Bunyavirus of the family Bunyaviridae; an agent of bunyavirus encephalitis.

Catu virus

An arbovirus of the family Bunyaviridae, genus Orthobunyavirus, which is antigenically related to the Guama serogroup.

Reservoir, bats
Molossus obscurus, possibly M currentium; Thomas' mastiff bat.
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Estao incluidos patogenos virais de significante importancia humana e veterinaria, tais como, Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever virus (CCHFV), Rift Valley fever virus (RVFV), Akabane virus (AKAV), Nairobi sheep disease virus (NSDV), Aino virus (AINV) e Peaton virus (PEAV) (4), assim como virus ja isolados na Amazonia Brasileira como: Guaroa virus (GROV), Maguari virus (MAGV), Tacaiuma virus (TCMV), Guama virus (GMAV), Caraparu virus (CARV), Oropouche virus (OROV), Catu virus (CATUV), Icoaraci virus (ICOV) e Belem virus (BLMV), entre outros (2).