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Term:
detection of light stimulus involved in visual perception (GO:0050908)
Annotations: Rat: (20) Mouse: (20) Human: (17) Chinchilla: (15) Bonobo: (17) Dog: (16) Squirrel: (17)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
detection of light stimulus involved in magnetoreception 
detection of light stimulus involved in visual perception  
The series of events involved in visual perception in which a light stimulus is received and converted into a molecular signal.
phototransduction, visible light +   
visual perception involved in equilibrioception 

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: sensory detection of light during visual perception ;   sensory detection of light stimulus during visual perception ;   sensory transduction of light during visual perception ;   sensory transduction of light stimulus during visual perception ;   visual perception, detection of light stimulus ;   visual perception, sensory transduction during perception of light ;   visual perception, sensory transduction of light stimulus
Definition Sources: GOC:ai, GOC:dos

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