Composition of the essential oil of Haplophyllum myrtifolium


Saglam H. , Gozler T., Kivcak B. , Demirci B., Baser K.

CHEMISTRY OF NATURAL COMPOUNDS, vol.37, no.5, pp.439-441, 2001 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 37 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2001
  • Doi Number: 10.1023/a:1014415208977
  • Title of Journal : CHEMISTRY OF NATURAL COMPOUNDS
  • Page Numbers: pp.439-441
  • Keywords: Haplophyllum myrtifolium, Rutaceae, essential oil composition, linalool, beta-caryophyllene, methyleugenol, hydrodistillation, GC/MS analysis, LIGNANS, ALKALOIDS

Abstract

The chemical composition of the essential oil of Haplophyllum myrtifolium Boiss., endemic to Turkey, was examined by GC/MS. Ninety-seven compounds were characterized with linalool (12.8%), beta-caryophyllene (10.3 %), and methyleugenol (5.9 %) as the main constituents.