Volatile constituents of the fruit peel oil of Citrus maxima (J. Burman) Merrill. from Northeast India

A.K. Bordoloi, M.G. Pathak, J. Sperkova, P.A. Leclercq

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Abstract

The oil obtained by steam distillation of the fruit peels of cultivated Citrus maxima (T. Burman) Merrill [syn. C. decumana Linn.; syn. C. grandts (1.) Osbeck] was investigated by GC and GC/MS. Thirty-five compounds were identified accounting for 98.90/0 of the oil. The major constituent was limonene (93.2%).
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)629-632
JournalJournal of Essential Oil Research
Volume11
Issue number5
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1999

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