The Caudovirales are an order of viruses also known as the tailed bacteriophages (cauda is Latin for "tail").
Escherichia phage H8 (or bacteriophage H8) is a bacteriophage known to infect bacterial species of the genus Escherichia and the related genus Salmonella.
The International Committee on Taxonomy of Viruses (ICTV) authorizes and organizes the taxonomic classification of and the nomenclatures for viruses.
In molecular genetics, an open reading frame (ORF) is the part of a reading frame that has the ability to be translated.
Siphoviridae is a family of double-stranded DNA viruses in the order Caudovirales.
Some viruses (e.g. HIV and many animal viruses) have viral envelopes covering their protective protein capsids.
A virus is a small infectious agent that replicates only inside the living cells of other organisms.