Essential oil of Machilus bombycina King from Northeast India

S.N. Choudhury, P.A. Leclercq

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The essential oil of Mac hilus bombycina Kingwas produced by hydrodistillation from fresh leaves, collected from Northeast India. The oil was analyzed by GC/MS and 40 components were identified, which constituted 93.7% of the oiL The major components of the oil were decanal (12.5%), ll-dodecenal (8.1 %) and dodecanal (26.5%).
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)199-201
JournalJournal of Essential Oil Research
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 1995


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