Essential oils of mediasia macrophylla (regel et schmalh.) pimen. and foeniculum vulgare mill. From Uzbekistan

Baser K., ÖZEK T., Nigmatullaev A., Khadzimatov K., Aripov K. N.

Journal of Essential Oil Research, vol.9, no.2, pp.249-250, 1997 (Scopus) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 9 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 1997
  • Doi Number: 10.1080/10412905.1997.9699474
  • Journal Name: Journal of Essential Oil Research
  • Journal Indexes: Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.249-250
  • Keywords: (E)-anethol, Carvacrol, Essential oil composition, Foeniculum vulgare, Mediasia macrophylla, P-cymene, Thymol, Umbelliferae
  • Anadolu University Affiliated: Yes


Water distilled essential oils from two Umbelliferae species of Uzbekistan were analyzed by GC/MS. p-Cymene (27.23%), thymol (15.13%) and carvacrol (12.52%) were the main components among the thirty three constituents characterized in the oil of Mediasia macrophylla, representing 95.7% of the total components detected. Five compounds were identified in the oil of Foeniculum vulgare representing 99.8% of the total oil with (E)-anethol (87.33%) as the major constituent. © 1997, Taylor & Francis Group, LLC. All rights reserved.