Composition of the essential oils of Pinus nigra Arnold from Turkey


Sezik E., ÜSTÜN O., Demirci B., BAŞER K. H. C.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF CHEMISTRY, vol.34, no.2, pp.313-325, 2010 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 34 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Doi Number: 10.3906/kim-0903-39
  • Journal Name: TURKISH JOURNAL OF CHEMISTRY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.313-325
  • Keywords: Pinus nigra, Pinaceae, essential oil, alpha-pinene, beta-pinene, beta-caryophyllene, germacrene D, chemotaxonomy, CHEMICAL-COMPOSITION, PLANT-PART, NEEDLES, CHEMOTAXONOMY, BALKANS, AGE, CONSTITUENTS, VARIABILITY, HELDREICHII, CANARIENSIS

Abstract

Essential oil composition of the needles of Pinus nigra Arnold collected from different localities in Turkey was investigated by GC and GC/MS. The main components in the oils were alpha-pinene, beta-pinene, beta-caryophyllene, and germacrene D.