JOURNAL OF ESSENTIAL OIL RESEARCH, vol.12, no.3, pp.385-386, 2000 (SCI-Expanded)
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JOURNAL OF ESSENTIAL OIL RESEARCH
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
Heracleum paphlagonicum, Umbelliferae, essential oil composition, octyl acetate, hexyl butyrate, octyl hexanoate
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Crushed fruits of Heracleum paphlagonicum, a rare endemic of Turkey, were hydrodistilled and the oil was analyzed by GC/MS. Ninety-seven compounds were identified representing 95.4% of the oil with octyl acetate (31.5%), hexyl butyrate (17.0%) and octyl hexanoate (10.2%) as the main constituents.