starch catabolic process

id: GO:0005983
name: starch catabolic process
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of starch, the most important reserve polysaccharide in plants.

Child Functions

GO:2000897amylopectin catabolic process

Parent Functions

GO:0005982starch metabolic process
GO:0009251glucan catabolic process
GO:0044247cellular polysaccharide catabolic process