butyrate catabolic process

id: GO:0046359
name: butyrate catabolic process
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of butyrate, the anion of butyric acid.

Child Functions

GO:00196062-oxobutyrate catabolic process
GO:0043442acetoacetic acid catabolic process

Parent Functions

GO:0019605butyrate metabolic process
GO:0019626short-chain fatty acid catabolic process