JOURNAL OF ESSENTIAL OIL RESEARCH, vol.17, no.2, pp.139-140, 2005 (SCI-Expanded)
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JOURNAL OF ESSENTIAL OIL RESEARCH
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
Cymbopogon afronardus, Poaceae, essential oil composition, myrcene, intermedeol
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A steam-distilled commercial by available essential oils of Cymbopogon afronardus (Mutete) were analyzed by GC and GC/MS. Seventy-four compounds making up 95.1% of A and 59 compounds making up 86.4% of B were characterized. Myrcene (3.3-38.9%) and intermedeol (11.2-16.9%) were identified as major constituents.