Composition of the essential oil of Euchaetis albertiniana IJM Williams

Baser K. H. C., Demirci B., Oezek T., Viljoen A. M.

JOURNAL OF ESSENTIAL OIL RESEARCH, vol.18, pp.122-123, 2006 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier


Hydrodistilled essential oil from herbal parts of Euchaetis albertiniana was analyzed by GC and GC/MS. Fifty-seven compounds were characterized representing 97.7% of the oil with alpha-pinene (17.5%), beta-pinene (14%), 1,8-cineole + beta-phellandrene (10.3%), sabinene (10.2%), myrcene (10.0%) and linalool (10.0%) as main constituents.