CHEBI:137374 - aclonifen

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ChEBI Name aclonifen
Definition A primary amino compound that is aniline in which the phenyl group has been substituted at positions 2, 3, and 6 by chlorine, phenoxy, and nitro groups, respectively. A protoporphyrinogen oxidase (PPO) inhibitor, it is used as a herbicide against a broad range of weeds in a wide range of crops.
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Submitter jewie
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Formula C12H9ClN2O3
Net Charge 0
Average Mass 264.665
Monoisotopic Mass 264.03017
InChI InChI=1S/C12H9ClN2O3/c13-11-10(18-8-4-2-1-3-5-8)7-6-9(12(11)14)15(16)17/h1-7H,14H2
SMILES C=1(C(=CC=C(C1Cl)OC=2C=CC=CC2)[N+](=O)[O-])N
Roles Classification
Chemical Role(s): Bronsted base
A molecular entity capable of accepting a hydron from a donor (Bronsted acid).
(via organic amino compound )
Biological Role(s): EC (protoporphyrinogen oxidase) inhibitor
An EC 1.3.3.* (oxidoreductase acting on donor CH-CH group with oxygen as acceptor) inhibitor that interferes with the action of protoporphyrinogen oxidase (EC
carotenoid biosynthesis inhibitor
Any pathway inhibitor that acts on the carotenoid biosynthesis pathway.
Application(s): herbicide
A substance used to destroy plant pests.
An agrochemical is a substance that is used in agriculture or horticulture.
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Outgoing aclonifen (CHEBI:137374) has role agrochemical (CHEBI:33286)
aclonifen (CHEBI:137374) has role carotenoid biosynthesis inhibitor (CHEBI:138208)
aclonifen (CHEBI:137374) has role EC (protoporphyrinogen oxidase) inhibitor (CHEBI:73192)
aclonifen (CHEBI:137374) has role herbicide (CHEBI:24527)
aclonifen (CHEBI:137374) is a C-nitro compound (CHEBI:35716)
aclonifen (CHEBI:137374) is a aromatic ether (CHEBI:35618)
aclonifen (CHEBI:137374) is a monochlorobenzenes (CHEBI:83403)
aclonifen (CHEBI:137374) is a primary amino compound (CHEBI:50994)
aclonifen (CHEBI:137374) is a substituted aniline (CHEBI:48975)
Synonyms Sources
2-chloro-6-nitro-3-phenoxybenzenamine Alan Wood's Pesticides
aclonifène ChEBI
Brand Name Source
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aclonifen Alan Wood's Pesticides
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Registry Numbers Types Sources
74070-46-5 CAS Registry Number ChemIDplus
74070-46-5 CAS Registry Number Alan Wood's Pesticides
8321574 Reaxys Registry Number Reaxys
Citations Waiting for Citations Types Sources
26970782 PubMed citation Europe PMC
IND23288545 Agricola citation Europe PMC
IND600062339 Agricola citation Europe PMC
IND89065889 Agricola citation Europe PMC
Last Modified
16 August 2017