Microdistilled essential oil of thymus integer griseb., endemic in Cyprus

Hanoğlu D. Y., Hanoğlu A., DEMİRCİ B., Tamson S., Kesanli B., Can Başer K. H.

Natural Volatiles and Essential Oils, vol.7, no.3, pp.51-54, 2020 (Scopus) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 7 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.37929/nveo.767913
  • Journal Name: Natural Volatiles and Essential Oils
  • Journal Indexes: Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.51-54
  • Keywords: Essential oil, GC-FID, GC-MS, Microdistillation, Thymus integer
  • Anadolu University Affiliated: Yes


© 2020, Badebio Biotechnololgy Ltd. All rights reserved.The aim of the present study was to characterize the essential oil composition of Thymus integer Griseb. (Lamiaceae), an endemic species in Cyprus. Microdistilled essential oil was analysed simultaneously both by Gas Chromatography-Flame Ionization Detector (GC-FID), and Gas Chromatography/Mass Spectrometry (GC/MS). Overall, 49 components were determined and the major components were characterized as borneol (22%), p-cymene (10.1%),γ-terpinene (9.6%), α-pinene (8.7%), camphene (7.7%), and terpinen-4-ol (5.4%), respectively.