Phthalide or chromanol (6)

Toxin: 

n

Systematic name: 

3H-Furo[3,4-f][1]benzopyran-3-one, 1,7,8,9-tetrahydro-1,9-dihydroxy-4-methoxy-5-methyl-8-(1-methylethenyl)-

Molecular formulae: 

C16H18O6

Molecular weight: 

306.31

Chem abstract number: 

85163-39-9

Literature reference: 

Highly substituted chromanols from cultures of Aspergillus duricaulis. Achenbach, Hans; Muehlenfeld, Andreas; Weber, Benno; Brillinger, G. U. Tetrahedron Letters (1982), 23(45), 4659-60.

Structure image: 

Aspergillus Species known to produce this metabolite: 

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Date uploaded: 

2008-07-14 09:47:52