Tectiviridae


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Tectiviridae

[‚tek·t·ə′vir·ə‚dī]
(virology)
A family of nontailed bacterial viruses (bacteriophages) characterized by a nonenveloped icosahedral particle containing a linear double-stranded deoxyribonucleic acid genome, includes the PRDI phage.
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