dsDNA viruses genomes range from 4.5 kb to 800 kb

Family/genus TypeMin lengthMax lengthORF
Polyomaviridae Circular4.5 kb5 kb5-9
Clavaviridae Circular5.3 kb5.3 kb14
Papillomaviridae Circular6.8 kb8.4 kb8-10
Corticoviridae Circular10 kb10 kb21
Plasmaviridae Circular12 kb12 kb15
Salterprovirus Linear14.5 kb14.5 kb35
Tectiviridae Linear15 kb15 kb25-30
Fuselloviridae Circular15 kb18 kb31-37
Sphaerolipoviridae Circular16 kb30 kb37
Guttaviridae Circular20 kb20 kb21
Ampullaviridae Linear24 kb24 kb56
Globuloviridae Linear28 kb28 kb45-50
Rudiviridae Linear32 kb35 kb45-54
Adenoviridae Linear30 kb50 kb40
Lipothrixviridae Linear13 kb56 kb39-74
Bicaudaviridae Circular62 kb62 kb72
Podoviridae Linear16 kb70 kb20-65
Siphoviridae Linear22 kb121 kb36-88
Myoviridae Linear100 kb170 kb~200-300
Baculoviridae Circular80 kb180 kb100-180
Ascoviridae Circular120 kb180 kb123-180
Hytrosaviridae Circular120 kb190 kb108-160
Asfarviridae Linear170 kb190 kb150
Herpesviridae Linear125 kb240 kb70-200
Polydnaviridae Linear (10 or more segments)150 kb250 kb20-30?
Nimaviridae Circular300 kb300 kb184
Iridoviridae Linear102 kb303 kb102-468
Poxviridae Linear130 kb375 kb150-300
Phycodnaviridae Linear100 kb560 kb231-373
Dinodnavirus Linear356 kb356 kb?
Marseillevirus Circular368 kb368kb457
Pithovirus Circular610 kb610 kb467
Mimiviridae Linear1200 kb1200 kb905
Pandoravirus Linear2,473 kb2,300 kb2556