Essential oil of thymbra sintenisii bornm. et aznav. subsp. sintenisii

Baser K., ÖZEK T., Ermin N., Duman H.

Journal of Essential Oil Research, vol.9, no.3, pp.355-356, 1997 (Scopus) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 9 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 1997
  • Doi Number: 10.1080/10412905.1997.10554260
  • Journal Name: Journal of Essential Oil Research
  • Journal Indexes: Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.355-356
  • Keywords: Carvacrol, Essential oil composition, Labiatae, Thymbra sintenisii subsp. sintenisii, Thymol, γ-terpinene
  • Anadolu University Affiliated: Yes


Water-distilled essential oil of Thymbra sintenisii subsp. sintenisii, a Turkish endemic species, was analyzed by GC/MS. Twenty-eight compounds were characterized representing 99–92% of the oil containing carvacrol (43–31%), thymol (32.51%) and γ-terpinene (9–40%) as major constituents. © 1997, Taylor & Francis Group, LLC. All rights reserved.