JOURNAL OF ESSENTIAL OIL RESEARCH, vol.12, no.3, pp.333-335, 2000 (SCI-Expanded)
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JOURNAL OF ESSENTIAL OIL RESEARCH
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
Eucalyptus camaldulensis, Myrtaceae, essential oil composition, 1,8-cineole, gamma-terpinene, p-cymene
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Water-distilled oil from the dried leaves of two trees of Eucalyptus camaldulensis Dehn. of different ages, were analyzed by GC/MS. The principal constituent, in the 4-year-old tree oil and the 11-year-old tree oil, was 1,8-cineole (40.0%, 37.1%, respectively). Other major constituents were: beta-pinene (9.2%, 0.1%), gamma-terpinene (5.3%,10.4%), p-cymene (4.7%, 11.6%), terpinen-4-ol (2.8%, 5.5%) and globulol (5.4%, 9.6%).