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Bluetongue disease (also called catarrhal fever) is a non-contagious, arthropod-borne viral disease of ruminants, mainly sheep and less frequently of cattle, goats, buffalo, deer, dromedaries and antelope. There are no reports of human transmission. It is caused by the Bluetongue virus. Copyright Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License. See for details. Source: Wikipedia, Bluetongue virus (Wikipedia)

The type species of ORBIVIRUS causing a serious disease in sheep, especially lambs. It may also infect wild ruminants and other domestic animals. Source: National Library of Medicine, MeSH 2006

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Bluetongue virus
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zh-CN Chinese (China) 蓝舌病毒
Synonyms: BTV;呼肠孤病毒;呼肠孤病毒科;环状病毒;环状病毒属;蓝舌病
fr-CA French (Canada) Virus Bluetongue
es-ES Spanish (Spain) Virus de la lengua azul
it-IT Italian (Italy) Febbre catarrale, virus
Synonyms: Virus della febbre catarrale
tr-TR Turkish (Turkey) Mavi dil virüsü
ru-RU Russian (Russian Federation) Синего языка вирус
nl-NL Dutch (Netherlands) Blauwtongvirus
fr-BE French (Belgium) Virus Bluetongue
Synonyms: Virus langue bleue
pl-PL Polish (Poland) Wirus choroby niebieskiego języka
Synonyms: Wirus choroby niebieskiego języka