CHEBI:43619 - icosane

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ChEBI Name icosane
ChEBI ID CHEBI:43619
Definition A straight chain alkane composed of 20 carbon atoms. It has been isolated from the leaves of Agave attenuata.
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Secondary ChEBI IDs CHEBI:43618, CHEBI:32929
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Formula C20H42
Net Charge 0
Average Mass 282.54748
InChI InChI=1S/C20H42/c1-3-5-7-9-11-13-15-17-19-20-18-16-14-12-10-8-6-4-2/h3-20H2,1-2H3
InChIKey CBFCDTFDPHXCNY-UHFFFAOYSA-N
SMILES CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC
Metabolite of Species Details
Agave attenuata (NCBI:39511) See: PubMed
Roles Classification
Biological Role(s): plant metabolite
Any eukaryotic metabolite produced during a metabolic reaction in plants, the kingdom that include flowering plants, conifers and other gymnosperms.
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Outgoing icosane (CHEBI:43619) has role plant metabolite (CHEBI:76924)
icosane (CHEBI:43619) is a long-chain alkane (CHEBI:83563)
Incoming 2-aminoicosane-1,3-diol (CHEBI:64907) has functional parent icosane (CHEBI:43619)
1,2-icosanediol (CHEBI:84957) has parent hydride icosane (CHEBI:43619)
eicosanedioic acid (CHEBI:73728) has parent hydride icosane (CHEBI:43619)
fumonisin (CHEBI:38224) has parent hydride icosane (CHEBI:43619)
arachidyl group (CHEBI:32930) is substituent group from icosane (CHEBI:43619)
IUPAC Name
icosane
Synonyms Sources
CH3‒[CH2]18‒CH3 IUPAC
eicosane NIST Chemistry WebBook
EICOSANE PDBeChem
n-eicosane NIST Chemistry WebBook
octyldodecane ChEBI
Database Links Databases
HMDB59909 HMDB
Icosane Wikipedia
LFA PDBeChem
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Registry Numbers Types Sources
112-95-8 CAS Registry Number NIST Chemistry WebBook
112-95-8 CAS Registry Number ChemIDplus
1700722 Beilstein Registry Number Beilstein
1700722 Reaxys Registry Number Reaxys
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23 October 2015