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Term:
entrainment of circadian clock by photoperiod (GO:0043153)
Annotations: Rat: (23) Mouse: (22) Human: (22) Chinchilla: (19) Bonobo: (21) Dog: (20) Squirrel: (19)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
entrainment of circadian clock by photoperiod  
The synchronization of a circadian rhythm to photoperiod, the intermittent cycle of light (day) and dark (night).
long-day photoperiodism +   
photoperiodism, flowering +  
response to photoperiod, blue light 
response to photoperiod, red light 
short-day photoperiodism +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: photoentrainment of circadian clock
Definition Sources: GOC:jl

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