Composition of the Essential Oil of Thymus Longicaulis C. Presl. var. subisophyllus (Borbas) Jalas from Turkey

Baser K., ÖZEK T., KÜRKÇÜOĞLU M., Tümen G.

Journal of Essential Oil Research, vol.4, no.3, pp.311-312, 1992 (Scopus) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 4 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 1992
  • Doi Number: 10.1080/10412905.1992.9698070
  • Journal Name: Journal of Essential Oil Research
  • Journal Indexes: Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.311-312
  • Keywords: Essential oil composition, Labiatae, Thymus longicaulis var. subisophyllus
  • Anadolu University Affiliated: Yes


Water distilled essential oil from the dried herbal parts of Thymus longicaulis C. Presl. var. subisophyllus (Borbas) Jalas was examined by GC/MS and some physico-chemical characteristics were also determined. Fifty-seven components representing 95.81% of die oil were characterized. The major components were found to be thymol (21.73%), borneol (15.84%) and p-cymene (15.39%). © 1992 Allured Publishing Corp.