OBO ID: GO:0050973
Term Name: detection of mechanical stimulus involved in equilibrioception Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • equilibrioception, detection of mechanical stimulus
  • equilibrioception, sensory detection of mechanical stimulus
  • equilibrioception, sensory transduction of mechanical stimulus
  • sensory detection of mechanical stimulus during equilibrioception
  • sensory transduction of mechanical stimulus during equilibrioception
Definition: The series of events involved in equilibrioception in which a mechanical stimulus is received and converted into a molecular signal. During equilibrioception, mechanical stimuli may be in the form of input from pressure receptors or from the labyrinth system of the inner ears.
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