Essential Oil Composition of Biebersteinia orphanidis Boiss. Growing in Mediterranean Region of Turkey


Fakir H., Yasar S. , Erbas S., Ozderin S.

ASIAN JOURNAL OF CHEMISTRY, cilt.23, sa.8, ss.3767-3768, 2011 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 23 Konu: 8
  • Basım Tarihi: 2011
  • Dergi Adı: ASIAN JOURNAL OF CHEMISTRY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.3767-3768

Özet

The essential oil of Biebersteinia orphanidis Boiss. (Geraniaceae) growing wild in Mediterranean region of Turkey were obtained by hydrodistillation of the aerial parts (calyx), with a yield of 0.2 % and analyzed by GC and GC-MS. Thirteen components, representing 98.12 % of the oil, were identified. The main constituents of the oil were cis-limonene oxide (47.90 %), beta-caryophyllene (9.70 %) and alpha-bisabalol (8.23 %). Oxygenated monoterpenes (51.25 %) were the main group of constituents of B. orphanidis essential oil.