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positive phototaxis

Known as: positive phototactic behavior, positive phototactic behaviour, positive taxis in response to light 
The directed movement of a cell or organism towards a source of light. [GOC:ai]
National Institutes of Health

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2017
2017
Artificial light at night is spreading worldwide at unprecedented rates, exposing strictly nocturnal animals such as bats to a… Expand
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2016
2016
The geomagnetic field (GMF) is not constant but changes over space and time. In addition to the current slow decay of GMF, sudden… Expand
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2011
Highly Cited
2011
Two wild-type substrains of a motile cyanobacterium Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803 show positive phototaxis toward a light source… Expand
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2011
2011
The unicellular flagellate Euglena gracilis shows positive phototaxis at low-light intensities (<10 W/m2) and a negative one at… Expand
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2011
2011
We investigated the wavelength dependence and photon-fluence rate response relationship for phototaxis of wild-type and a… Expand
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2004
2004
The aphid Sitobion rosaeiformis (Das) has been found to exhibit positive phototaxis. This phenomenon is seen to be inherent in… Expand
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
The phototactic behavior of individual cells of the cyanobacterium Synechocystis sp. strain PCC6803 was studied with a glass… Expand
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1983
Highly Cited
1983
L'etude porte principalement sur le transport par les vagues internes vers le rivage de Pachygrapsus crassipes (Scripps… Expand
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1977
1977
1. Experiments were conducted to determine the effect of salinity on phototaxis and geotaxis by Stages I and IV zoeae of the crab… Expand
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1972
1972
SummaryThe pigmented spots of bryozoan larvae have often been implicated in photoreception due to their preferential occurrence… Expand
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