Composition of the essential oil of origanum husnucan-baserii H. Duman, Z. Aytaç et A. Duran, a new species from Turkey

Baser K. H. C., KÜRKÇÜOĞLU M., Duman H., Aytaç Z.

Journal of Essential Oil Research, vol.10, no.4, pp.419-421, 1998 (Scopus) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 10 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 1998
  • Doi Number: 10.1080/10412905.1998.9700932
  • Journal Name: Journal of Essential Oil Research
  • Journal Indexes: Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.419-421
  • Keywords: Borneol, Essential oil composition, Labiatae, Origanum husnucan-baserii, Trans-sabinene hydrate, α-terpineol
  • Anadolu University Affiliated: Yes


Water-distilled essential oil from the herbal parts of Origanum husnucan-baserii, a new endemic species of Turkey, was analyzed by GC and GC/MS. Seventy five components were characterized in the oil representing 97.2% of the total components detected with borneol (20.23%), α-terpineol (11.46%) and trans-sabinene hydrate (10.97%) as major constituents. © 1998, Taylor & Francis Group, LLC. All rights reserved.