Table 1

Names, abbreviations, strain numbers, sources, dates and locality of isolation, and accession numbers of the viruses used in this study

Virus nameAbbreviationStrainYr of isolationSource of isolateGeographical locationAccession no(s).
Uukuniemi virusUUKVS 231960Ixodes ricinusUukuniemi, FinlandNC005214, NC005220-1
EgAN 1825-61 virusEGAVEgAn 1825-611961Phylloscopus trochilus (bird)Nile Delta, EgyptHM566158-60
Manawa virusMWAVArgas T-4611964Argas abdussalamiLahore, PakistanJQ924565-7
Grand Arbaud virusGAVArgas 21966Argas reflexusSouthern FranceJF838327-9
Sunday Canyon virusSCAVRML 52301-111969Argas cooleyiRandal County, TX, USA
Zaliv Terpeniya virusZTVLEIV-271Ka1970Ixodes (Ceratixodes) putusBering Island, Kamchatka, RussiaHM566191-93
Murre virusMURVMurre H1973Uria aalge (bird)Alaska, USAJF838330-2
FinV707 virusFINVFinV7071975Ixodes (Ceratixodes) uriaeRost Islands, NorwayJQ924562-4
Precarious Point virusPPVMI 193341975Ixodes (Ceratixodes) uriaeSouthern Ocean, AustraliaHM566179-81
RML-105355 virusRMLVRML-1053551977Ixodes (Ceratixodes) uriaeAlaska, USAJF838333-5
Chizé virusCHZVBrest Ar/T29131993Ixodes (Trichotoixodes) frontalisChizé Forest, western FranceJF838324-6
Severe fever thrombocytopenia syndrome virusSFTSVHB292009Human (blood)Henan Province, ChinaNC018136-8
Heartland virusHRTVMO-42009Human (blood)Northwestern Missouri, USAJX005842-47