Term Information [More information on oviposition]

Accession
GO:0018991
Name
oviposition
Ontology
biological_process
Synonyms
egg laying, egg-laying
Definition
The deposition of eggs (either fertilized or not) upon a surface or into a medium such as water. Source: GOC:ems
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History
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Ancestors of oviposition (GO:0018991)
subject[Reorder by subject] relation[Reorder by relation] object[Reorder by object]
oviposition [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) biological_process (GO:0008150)
oviposition [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) multicellular organismal process (GO:0032501)
oviposition [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) reproduction (GO:0000003)
oviposition [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) multicellular organism reproduction (GO:0032504)
oviposition [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) reproductive process (GO:0022414)
oviposition [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) behavior (GO:0007610)
oviposition [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) multicellular organismal reproductive process (GO:0048609)
oviposition [is_a relation] is_a  reproductive behavior (GO:0019098)
Children of oviposition (GO:0018991)
subject[Reorder by subject] relation[Reorder by relation] object[Reorder by object]
negative regulation of oviposition (GO:1901045) [negatively_regulates relation] negatively_regulates  oviposition
positive regulation of oviposition (GO:1901046) [positively_regulates relation] positively_regulates  oviposition
post-mating oviposition (GO:0060403) [is_a relation] is_a  oviposition
regulation of oviposition (GO:0046662) [regulates relation] regulates  oviposition
Wikipedia
Oviposition