GUSTATORY NEURON TYPES By N., Pam M.S. - May 11, 2013 These are the categories that taste neurons are grouped into according to sensitivity to taste. 40% to sweet, 35% to salty, 20% bitter, 5 % to acid. GUSTATORY NEURON TYPES: "Gustatory neuron types are sorted according to taste they sense." Related Psychology Terms TASTE BUD GUSTATORY QUALITIES UMAMI PRIMARY TASTE TASTE SWEET TASTE BLINDNESS THALAMIC TASTE AREA GUSTATORY SYSTEM GUSTATORY HALLUCINATION Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "GUSTATORY NEURON TYPES," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/gustatory-neuron-types/ (accessed April 3, 2020).