ommochrome catabolic process

id: GO:0046153
name: ommochrome catabolic process
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of ommochromes, any of a large group of natural polycyclic pigments commonly found in the Arthropoda, particularly in the ommatidia of the compound eye.

Parent Functions

GO:0046151eye pigment catabolic process
GO:0046152ommochrome metabolic process
GO:0046159ocellus pigment catabolic process
GO:0046700heterocycle catabolic process