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Descriptor English: Taxis Response
Descriptor Spanish: Taxia
Descriptor Portuguese: Resposta Táctica
Descriptor French: Taxie
Entry term(s): Avoidance, Heat
Avoidance, Thermal
Compass Orientation
Galvanotaxis
Heat Avoidance
Orientation, Compass
Response, Taxis
Responses, Taxis
Taxis Responses
Thermal Avoidance
Thermotaxis
Tropotaxis
Tree number(s): F01.145.113.780
F01.145.875.439.500
G07.568.500.590
G11.427.410.568.850
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D000071442
Scope note: A behavior in free-moving organism that results in motion or orientation toward or away from an external stimulus.
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
DE drug effects
ES ethics
PH physiology
RE radiation effects
Public MeSH Note: 2017
History Note: 2017
DeCS ID: 56707
Unique ID: D000071442
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Date Established: 2017/01/01
Date of Entry: 2016/07/05
Revision Date: 2016/05/31
Taxis Response - Preferred
Concept UI M000614686
Scope note A behavior in free-moving organism that results in motion or orientation toward or away from an external stimulus.
Preferred term Taxis Response
Entry term(s) Response, Taxis
Responses, Taxis
Taxis Responses
Compass Orientation - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M000614691
Preferred term Compass Orientation
Entry term(s) Orientation, Compass
Thermotaxis - Narrower
Concept UI M000614697
Preferred term Thermotaxis
Galvanotaxis - Narrower
Concept UI M000614693
Preferred term Galvanotaxis
Tropotaxis - Narrower
Concept UI M000614692
Preferred term Tropotaxis
Heat Avoidance - Narrower
Concept UI M000614696
Preferred term Heat Avoidance
Entry term(s) Avoidance, Heat
Avoidance, Thermal
Thermal Avoidance



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