Chemical Composition of the Essential Oil of Tripleurospermum corymbosum E. Hossain, an Endemic Species from Turkey


ÖZTÜRK E., ÖZER H., Cakir A., METE E., KANDEMİR A., POLAT T.

JOURNAL OF ESSENTIAL OIL BEARING PLANTS, vol.13, no.2, pp.148-153, 2010 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

Abstract

The oil obtained by hydrodistillation from the aerial parts of Tripleurospermum corymbosum from Turkey was analyzed by GC and GC-MS. Forty-two compounds were characterized, representing 91.9 % of the total components detected. The major constituents were (Z)-beta-farnesene (18.2 %), 1-epi-cubenol (16.1 %), beta-patchoulene (8.5 %), alpha-Cadinene (7.2 %), beta-sesquiphellandrene (6.4 %), (E)-gamma-bisabolene (4.6 %) and dodecanoic acid (4.5 %).