pheromone catabolic process

id: GO:0042812
name: pheromone catabolic process
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of pheromones, a substance that is secreted and released by an organism and detected by a second organism of the same or a closely related species, in which it causes a specific reaction, such as a definite behavioral reaction or a developmental process.

Parent Functions

GO:0042447hormone catabolic process
GO:0042810pheromone metabolic process
GO:0044248cellular catabolic process