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GO:0042331 phototaxis

Term Information

ID GO:0042331
Name phototaxis
Ontology Biological Process
Definition The directed movement of a motile cell or organism in response to light.
Secondary IDs GO:0046953
GONUTS GO:0042331 Wiki Page

Synonyms

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Type Synonym
exact taxis in response to light
exact phototactic behaviour
exact phototactic behavior

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Wikipedia Phototaxis

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Relationship To GO:0042331 Child Term Child Term Name
Is a GO:0046956 positive phototaxis
Is a GO:0046957 negative phototaxis

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Co-occurring Terms

These tables show the number of times the term listed in the table has been co-annotated with GO:0042331. The terms are listed in descending order of number of times the term has been co-annotated.
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Co-occurrence statistics for GO:0042331 based on the entire annotation set Co-occurrence statistics for GO:0042331 based on non-IEA annotations only

Change Log

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Timestamp Action Category Detail
2009-03-29 Added XREF Wikipedia:Phototaxis
2008-05-13 Added DEFINITION The directed movement of a motile cell or organism in response to light.
2008-05-12 Deleted DEFINITION The directed movement of a motile cell or organism in response to light.
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0009453 (energy taxis)
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0009416 (response to light stimulus)
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM phototactic behavior
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM phototactic behaviour
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM taxis in response to light
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM phototactic behavior
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM phototactic behaviour
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM taxis in response to light
2007-01-23 Updated DEFINITION The directed movement of a motile cell or organism in response to light.
2005-12-26 Added SYNONYM taxis in response to light
2005-11-26 Added SECONDARY GO:0046953 (phototactic behavior)
2005-11-26 Added SYNONYM phototactic behavior
2005-11-26 Added SYNONYM phototactic behaviour
2003-07-04 Updated DEFINITION The movement of a motile cell or organism in response to light.
2002-11-27 Added DEFINITION The movement of a motile cell in response to light.
2002-07-10 Added TERM phototaxis

Term

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2002-07-10 Added TERM phototaxis

Definition/synonyms

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2008-05-13 Added DEFINITION The directed movement of a motile cell or organism in response to light.
2008-05-12 Deleted DEFINITION The directed movement of a motile cell or organism in response to light.
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM phototactic behavior
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM phototactic behaviour
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM taxis in response to light
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM phototactic behavior
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM phototactic behaviour
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM taxis in response to light
2007-01-23 Updated DEFINITION The directed movement of a motile cell or organism in response to light.
2005-12-26 Added SYNONYM taxis in response to light
2005-11-26 Added SYNONYM phototactic behavior
2005-11-26 Added SYNONYM phototactic behaviour
2003-07-04 Updated DEFINITION The movement of a motile cell or organism in response to light.
2002-11-27 Added DEFINITION The movement of a motile cell in response to light.

Relationships

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0009453 (energy taxis)
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0009416 (response to light stimulus)

Cross-references

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2009-03-29 Added XREF Wikipedia:Phototaxis

Other

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2005-11-26 Added SECONDARY GO:0046953 (phototactic behavior)
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