Essential oil of echinophora tenuifolia l. subsp. sibthorpiana (Guss.) tutin

Baser K., Erdemgil F., ÖZEK T.

Journal of Essential Oil Research, vol.6, no.4, pp.399-400, 1994 (Scopus) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 6 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 1994
  • Doi Number: 10.1080/10412905.1994.9698406
  • Journal Name: Journal of Essential Oil Research
  • Journal Indexes: Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.399-400
  • Keywords: Echinophora tenuifolia subsp. sibthorpiana, Essential oil composition, Methyl eugenol, P-cymene, Umbelliferae, α-phellandrene
  • Anadolu University Affiliated: Yes


The essential oil was obtained by water distillation from the air-dried aerial parts of Echinophora tenuifolia L. subsp. sibthorpiana (Guss.) Tutin. The oil was analyzed by GC and GC/MS. Among the 32 compounds identified, the major components were α-phellandrene (51.52%), methyl eugenol (17.46%) and p-cymene (14.66%). © 1994 Allured Publishing Corp.