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Descriptor English: Photoperiod
Descriptor Spanish: Fotoperiodo
Descriptor fotoperíodo
Scope note: Periodo de tiempo de exposición diaria a la luz solar o artificial que recibe un organismo. Se cree que las respuestas fotoperíodicas pueden afectar al control del equilibrio energético y la termorregulación.
Descriptor Portuguese: Fotoperíodo
Descriptor French: Photopériode
Entry term(s): Cycle, Dark-Light
Cycle, Daylight
Cycle, Light
Cycle, Light-Dark
Cycles, Dark-Light
Cycles, Daylight
Cycles, Light
Cycles, Light-Dark
Dark Light Cycle
Dark-Light Cycle
Dark-Light Cycles
Daylight Cycle
Daylight Cycles
Light Cycle
Light Cycles
Light Dark Cycle
Light-Dark Cycle
Light-Dark Cycles
Photoperiods
Tree number(s): G01.910.675
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D017440
Scope note: The time period of daily exposure that an organism receives from daylight or artificial light. It is believed that photoperiodic responses may affect the control of energy balance and thermoregulation.
Previous Indexing: Light (1966-1992)
Periodicity (1966-1992)
Public MeSH Note: 93
History Note: 93
Related: Circadian Rhythm MeSH
DeCS ID: 30621
Unique ID: D017440
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Date Established: 1993/01/01
Date of Entry: 1992/05/22
Revision Date: 2010/06/25
Photoperiod - Preferred
Concept UI M0026460
Scope note The time period of daily exposure that an organism receives from daylight or artificial light. It is believed that photoperiodic responses may affect the control of energy balance and thermoregulation.
Preferred term Photoperiod
Entry term(s) Photoperiods
Light Cycle - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0533575
Preferred term Light Cycle
Entry term(s) Cycle, Dark-Light
Cycle, Light
Cycle, Light-Dark
Cycles, Dark-Light
Cycles, Light
Cycles, Light-Dark
Dark Light Cycle
Dark-Light Cycle
Dark-Light Cycles
Light Cycles
Light Dark Cycle
Light-Dark Cycle
Light-Dark Cycles
Daylight Cycle - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0533576
Preferred term Daylight Cycle
Entry term(s) Cycle, Daylight
Cycles, Daylight
Daylight Cycles



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