CHEBI:47856 - citronellal

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ChEBI Name citronellal
Definition A monoterpenoid, the main component of citronella oil which gives it its distinctive lemon aroma.
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Formula C10H18O
Net Charge 0
Average Mass 154.24932
Monoisotopic Mass 154.13577
InChI InChI=1S/C10H18O/c1-9(2)5-4-6-10(3)7-8-11/h5,8,10H,4,6-7H2,1-3H3
Metabolite of Species Details
Citrus hystrix (NCBI:txid170989) Found in exocarp (BTO:0000733). The hexane extract of dried and ground fruit peels See: PubMed
Roles Classification
Biological Role(s): metabolite
Any intermediate or product resulting from metabolism. The term 'metabolite' subsumes the classes commonly known as primary and secondary metabolites.
antifungal agent
An antimicrobial agent that destroys fungi by suppressing their ability to grow or reproduce.
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Outgoing citronellal (CHEBI:47856) has role antifungal agent (CHEBI:35718)
citronellal (CHEBI:47856) has role metabolite (CHEBI:25212)
citronellal (CHEBI:47856) is a aldehyde (CHEBI:17478)
citronellal (CHEBI:47856) is a monoterpenoid (CHEBI:25409)
Incoming citronellic acid (CHEBI:80507) has functional parent citronellal (CHEBI:47856)
hydroxycitronellal (CHEBI:53459) has functional parent citronellal (CHEBI:47856)
(R)-(+)-citronellal (CHEBI:299) is a citronellal (CHEBI:47856)
(S)-(−)-citronellal (CHEBI:368) is a citronellal (CHEBI:47856)
Synonyms Sources
2,3-dihydrocitral NIST Chemistry WebBook
3,7-dimethyl-6-octen-1-al ChemIDplus
3,7-dimethyl-6-octenal ChemIDplus
β-citronellal NIST Chemistry WebBook
Manual Xrefs Databases
Citronellal Wikipedia
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Registry Numbers Types Sources
106-23-0 CAS Registry Number NIST Chemistry WebBook
106-23-0 CAS Registry Number ChemIDplus
1209447 Beilstein Registry Number Beilstein
1521962 Gmelin Registry Number Gmelin
1720789 Beilstein Registry Number Beilstein
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19 August 2019