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Table 1 Foamy viruses and their natural hosts

From: Foamy virus zoonotic infections

Designation Full name Natural host Original report
BFV Bovine foamy virus Cow Malmquist et al. (1969) [41]
EFV Equine foamy virus Horse Tobaly-Tapiero et al. (2000) [42]
FFV Feline foamy virus Domestic cat Riggs et al. (1969) [43]
CFV Chiropteran foamy virus Bat Wu et al. (2012) [38]
SFV Simian foamy virus Nonhuman primate (NHP) Johnston et al. (1961) [44], Stiles et al. (1964) [45], Rogers et al. (1967) [46]
PFV (SFVpsc_huHSRV.13) [40] Prototype foamy virus Chimpanzee Achong et al.(1971) [6]