Term Information [More information on thermotaxis]

Accession
GO:0043052
Name
thermotaxis
Ontology
biological_process
Synonyms
taxis in response to temperature stimulus
Definition
The directed movement of a motile cell or organism in response to a temperature gradient. Movement may be towards either a higher or lower temperature. Source: GOC:cab1, WB_REF:cgc467
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Subset
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Ancestors of thermotaxis (GO:0043052)
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thermotaxis [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) biological_process (GO:0008150)
thermotaxis [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) response to stimulus (GO:0050896)
thermotaxis [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) locomotion (GO:0040011)
thermotaxis [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) response to abiotic stimulus (GO:0009628)
thermotaxis [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) response to external stimulus (GO:0009605)
thermotaxis [is_a relation] is_a  response to temperature stimulus (GO:0009266)
thermotaxis [is_a relation] is_a  taxis (GO:0042330)

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Thermotaxis