Higher order taxa
Viruses; ssDNA viruses; Inoviridae
Description and Significance
Inoviridae viruses are non-enveloped bacteriophages that infect E. coli by a slow-release life cycle.
The genome of Inoviridae is not segmented and contains a molecule of circular, positive-sense, single-stranded DNA. The complete genome is 4400-8500 nucleotides long. (source: ICTV dB Descriptions)