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Chemical composition of essential oil of Callistemon citrinus (Curtis) Skeel from Reunion

Author:
Chane-Ming, J., Vera, R.R., Fraisse, D.J.
Source:
The Journal of essential oil research 1998 v.10 no.4 pp. 429-431
ISSN:
1041-2905
Subject:
Callistemon citrinus, essential oils, eucalyptol, chemical constituents of plants, alpha-terpineol, Reunion
Abstract:
The composition of the water-distilled essential oil of Callistemon citrinus (Curtis) Skeels was determined by GC, GC/MS and GC/FTIR. The oil was found to be rich in 1,8-cineole (68.0%), alpha-pinene (12.8%) and alpha-terpineol (10.6%).
Agid:
1450572