cis/trans-Nepetalactol

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cis/trans-Nepetalactol

Catalog Number ACM109215556
CAS 109215-55-6
Synonyms (4aS,7S,7aR)-4,7-Dimethyl-1,4a,5,6,7,7a-hexahydrocyclopenta[c]pyran-1-ol; (4aS,7S,7aR)-1,4a,5,6,7,7a-Hexahydro-4,7-dimethyl-cyclopenta[c]pyran-1-ol; 1,4a,5,6,7,7a-Hexahydro-4,7-dimethyl-cyclopenta[c]pyran-1-ol; (4aS,7S,7aR)-Nepetalactol; Nepetalactol;
Molecular Weight 168.23
Molecular Formula C₁₀H₁₆O₂
Melting Point No data available
Solubility Chloroform (Slightly), Methanol (Slightly)
Appearance Colourless Oil to Thick Oil
Application cis/trans-Nepetalactol is one of the two main sex pheromones in the aphid Megoura Viciae female, the other being monoterpenoids nepetalactone. Both pheromones must be present in order to attract the aphid males.
Storage Amber Vial, -20°C Freezer, Under inert atmosphere
References Dawson, G., et al.: Nature (London, U. K.), 325, 614 (1987)
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