Composition of the Essential Oils of Annona senegalensis var. senegalensis

ArticleinPlanta Medica 52(3):202-4 · July 1986with17 Reads
Impact Factor: 2.15 · DOI: 10.1055/s-2007-969122 · Source: PubMed


    Nineteen mono- and sesquiterpenoids were identified in the essential oils of the leaves and fruits of ANNONA SENEGALENSIS var. SENEGALENSIS by means of GC and GC-MS. The major constituents were car-3-ene in the fruit oil and linalool in the leaf volatile oil. The quantitative and qualitative composition of the two essential oils were considerably different.