Composition of the essential oil of micromeria cremnophila boiss. et Heldr. subsp. amana (Rech.fil) P.H.Davis

Baser K., Duman H.

Journal of Essential Oil Research, vol.9, no.6, pp.725-726, 1997 (Scopus) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 9 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 1997
  • Doi Number: 10.1080/10412905.1997.9700824
  • Journal Name: Journal of Essential Oil Research
  • Journal Indexes: Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.725-726
  • Keywords: Essential oil composition, Germacrene D, Labiatae, Micromeria cremnophila subsp. amana, β-caryophyllene
  • Anadolu University Affiliated: Yes


A water-distilled oil from the aerial parts of Micromeria cremnophila subsp. amana, endemic in Turkey, was analyzed by GC/MS. Seventy components were characterized representing 91.5% of the total components detected with germacrene D (24%) and β-caryophyllene (23%) as major constituents. © 1997, Taylor & Francis Group, LLC. All rights reserved.