OBO ID: GO:0048575
Term Name: short-day photoperiodism, flowering Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • long-night photoperiodism, flowering
  • response to long-night, flowering
  • response to short-day, flowering
  • short-day photoperiodic control of flowering
  • short-day photoperiodic control of flowering time
  • short-day photoperiodic control of inflorescence development
Definition: A change from vegetative to reproductive phase as a result of detection of, or exposure to, a period of light that falls short of the critical day length. The critical day length varies between species. Although the term is short-day is used, most species actually respond to the duration of the night, so that the response will occur when a period of darkness exceeds the number of hours defined by 24 minus the critical day length. (3)
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Ontology: GO: Biological Process   QuickGO   AmiGO
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