CHEBI:38954 - temephos

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ChEBI Name temephos
ChEBI ID CHEBI:38954
Definition An organic sulfide that is diphenyl sulfide in which the hydrogen at the para position of each of the phenyl groups has been replaced by a (dimethoxyphosphorothioyl)oxy group.
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Formula C16H20O6P2S3
Net Charge 0
Average Mass 466.473
Monoisotopic Mass 465.990
InChI InChI=1S/C16H20O6P2S3/c1-17-23(25,18-2)21-13-5-9-15(10-6-13)27-16-11-7-14(8-12-16)22-24(26,19-3)20-4/h5-12H,1-4H3
InChIKey WWJZWCUNLNYYAU-UHFFFAOYSA-N
SMILES S=P(OC)(OC1=CC=C(C=C1)SC2=CC=C(C=C2)OP(=S)(OC)OC)OC
Roles Classification
Biological Role(s): EC 3.1.1.7 (acetylcholinesterase) inhibitor
An EC 3.1.1.* (carboxylic ester hydrolase) inhibitor that interferes with the action of enzyme acetylcholinesterase (EC 3.1.1.7), which helps breaking down of acetylcholine into choline and acetic acid.
Application(s): acaricide
A substance used to destroy pests of the subclass Acari (mites and ticks).
agrochemical
An agrochemical is a substance that is used in agriculture or horticulture.
ectoparasiticide

insecticide
Strictly, a substance intended to kill members of the class Insecta. In common usage, any substance used for preventing, destroying, repelling or controlling insects.
(via organophosphorus insecticide )
pesticide
Strictly, a substance intended to kill pests. In common usage, any substance used for controlling, preventing, or destroying animal, microbiological or plant pests.
(via organophosphorus pesticide )
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ChEBI Ontology
Outgoing temephos (CHEBI:38954) has functional parent 4,4'-thiodiphenol (CHEBI:38957)
temephos (CHEBI:38954) has role acaricide (CHEBI:22153)
temephos (CHEBI:38954) has role agrochemical (CHEBI:33286)
temephos (CHEBI:38954) has role EC 3.1.1.7 (acetylcholinesterase) inhibitor (CHEBI:38462)
temephos (CHEBI:38954) has role ectoparasiticide (CHEBI:38956)
temephos (CHEBI:38954) is a organic sulfide (CHEBI:16385)
temephos (CHEBI:38954) is a organic thiophosphate (CHEBI:37512)
temephos (CHEBI:38954) is a organothiophosphate insecticide (CHEBI:25715)
IUPAC Name
O,O,O',O'-tetramethyl O,O'-(sulfanediyldibenzene-4,1-diyl) bis(phosphorothioate)
Synonyms Sources
Abate ChemIDplus
O,O'-(thiodi-4,1-phenylene) bis(O,O-dimethyl phosphorothioate) Alan Wood's Pesticides
O,O'-(Thiodi-p-phenylene) O,O,O',O'-tetramethyl bis(phosphorothioate) ChemIDplus
O,O,O',O'-tetramethyl O,O'-(sulfanediyldi-4,1-phenylene) bis(phosphorothioate) Alan Wood's Pesticides
O,O,O',O'-tetramethyl O,O'-(sulfanediyldibenzene-4,1-diyl) bis(thiophosphate) IUPAC
O,O,O',O'-tetramethyl O,O'-thiodi-p-phenylene bis(phosphorothioate) Alan Wood's Pesticides
O,O,O',O'-tetramethyl O,O'-thiodi-p-phenylene diphosphorothioate Alan Wood's Pesticides
Phosphorothioic acid, O,O'-(thiodi-4,1-phenylene) O,O,O',O'-tetramethyl ester ChemIDplus
temefos
Note: (2016-12-15) While 'temephos' is the ISO-approved name, the name 'temefos' is approved by the World Health Organization.
Alan Wood's Pesticides
téméphos ChEBI
Database Links Databases
C18809 KEGG COMPOUND
D06062 KEGG DRUG
LSM-3148 LINCS
temephos Alan Wood's Pesticides
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Registry Numbers Types Sources
1896901 Beilstein Registry Number Beilstein
3383-96-8 CAS Registry Number Alan Wood's Pesticides
3383-96-8 CAS Registry Number NIST Chemistry WebBook
3383-96-8 CAS Registry Number ChemIDplus
Citations Waiting for Citations Types Sources
27180726 PubMed citation Europe PMC
27419140 PubMed citation Europe PMC
Last Modified
15 December 2016