Bats host diverse coronaviruses, including taxa capable of pandemic spread in humans. We report the genome of an alphacoronavirus from a neotropical bat species (Desmodus rotundus) in Peru, which contributes to our understanding of bat coronaviruses in nature.


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Bergner, L., Orton, R. & Streicker, D. 2020, 'Complete Alphacoronavirus genome sequence from common vampire bats in Peru', Microbiology Resource Announcements, 9(34), article no: e00742-20. http://dx.doi.org/10.1128/MRA.00742-20

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