Asperugin

Toxin: 

n

Trivial name: 

Phthalaldehyde, 3-​hydroxy-​5-​methoxy-​4-​[(3,​7,​11-​trimethyl-​2,​6,​10-​dodecatrienyl)​oxy]​-​, (E,​E)​-

Systematic name: 

1,​2-​Benzenedicarboxaldeh​yde, 3-​hydroxy-​5-​methoxy-​4-​[[(2E,​6E)​-​3,​7,​11-​trimethyl-​2,​6,​10-​dodecatrienyl]​oxy]​- (9CI)

Molecular formulae: 

C24H32O5

Molecular weight: 

400.51

Chem abstract number: 

2102-72-9

Literature reference: 

Asperugin, a metabolite associated with abnormal morphology of Aspergillus rugulosus. Ballantine, J. A.; Hassall, C. H.; Jones, G. Tetrahedron Letters (1964), (49), 3739-40.

Structure image: 

Aspergillus Species known to produce this metabolite: 

Date uploaded: 

2011-10-05 14:46:42