Composition of Tordylium aegyptiacum (L.) Lam. Essential Oil


TOSUN A., KÜRKÇÜOĞLU M., BAŞER K. H. C.

JOURNAL OF ESSENTIAL OIL RESEARCH, cilt.22, sa.3, ss.245-246, 2010 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 22 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2010
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1080/10412905.2010.9700315
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF ESSENTIAL OIL RESEARCH
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.245-246

Özet

The essential oil obtained by hydrodistillation from fruits of Tordylium aegyptiacum (L.) Lam. (syn.: Hasselquistia aegyptiaca L.) (Umbelliferae) was analyzed by GC and GC/MS. In total, 59 compounds were characterized, representing 93.9% of the oil. The main constituents were determined as hexadecanoic acid (40.1%), beta-caryophyllene (10.6%), octyl octanoate (8.8%) and caryophyllene oxide (8.5%).