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Term:
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
aerotaxis +  
cellular response to light stimulus +   
chemotaxis to oxidizable substrate 
cone photoresponse recovery 
de-etiolation 
detection of light stimulus +   
energy quenching +  
negative energy taxis +  
photoperiodism +   
photoprotection 
phototaxis +  
The directed movement of a motile cell or organism in response to light.
positive energy taxis +  
redox taxis 
response to blue light +   
response to light intensity +   
response to red or far red light +   
response to UV +   
taxis to electron acceptor 
visual behavior +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: phototactic behavior ;   phototactic behaviour ;   taxis in response to light
Alternate IDs: GO:0046953
Xrefs: Wikipedia:Phototaxis
Definition Sources: GOC:jl, ISBN:0192800981

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