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Compound - E6Z11-16Ac [(E,Z)-6,11-Hexadecadienyl acetate]

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(E,Z)-6,11-Hexadecadienyl acetate
(E,Z)-6,11-Hexadecadienyl acetate

Formula: C18H32O2 
CAS#: 58701-05-6 
MW: 280.45 

[MS]  [Behavioural function

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Reference(s) for synthesis of (E,Z)-6,11-Hexadecadienyl acetate [E6Z11-16Ac]

Bestmann, H.J., and Li, K. 1981. Pheromone XXXVII. Eine stereospezifische synthese der komponenten des sexualpheromons von Antheraea polyphemus, (E)-6, (Z)-11-hexadecadienyl acetat und (E)-6, (Z)-11-hexadecadienal. Tetrahedron Lett. 22:4941-4944.
Chattopadhyay, S., Mamdapur, V.R., and Chadha, M.S. 1984. Stereospecific synthesis of (6E,11Z)-6,11-hexadecadien-1-yl acetate & (6E,11Z)-6,11-hexadecadien-1-al, the sex pheromone components of wild silkmoth Antheraea polyphemus. Ind. J. Chem. 23B:580-582.
Ganjian, I., Pettei, M.J, Nakanishi, K., and Kaissling, K.-E. 1978. A photoaffinity-labelled insect sex pheromone for the moth Antheraea polyphemus. Nature. 271:157.
Kochansky, J., Tette, J., Taschenberg, E.F., Carde, R.T., Kaissling, K.-E., and Roelofs, W.L. 1975. Sex pheromone of the moth Antheraea polyphemus. J. Insect Physiol. 21:1977.
Kochansky, J.P., Carde, R.T., Taschenberg, E.F., and Roelofs, W.L. 1977. Rhythms of male Antheraea polyphemus attraction and female attractiveness, and an improved pheromone synthesis. J. Chem. Ecol. 3:419-427.
Kovalev, B.G., Rastegaeva, V.M., Yudin, L.G., and Bundel, Yu.G. 1983. Stereoselective synthesis of trans-6-cis-11-hexadecadien-1-ol and trans-6-cis-11-hexadecadienal - components of the sex pheromone of Antheraea polyphemus. Zhur. Org. Khim. 19:1542.
Prestwich, G.D., Golec, F.A., Jr., and Anderson, N.H. 1984. Synthesis of a highly tritiated photoaffinity labelled pheromone analog for the moth Antheraea polyphemus. J. Labelled Cmpd. & Radiopharm. 21:593.
Vig, O.P., Sharma, M.L., and Vohra, N. 1986. Synthesis of (6E,11Z)-6,11-hexadecadien-1-yl acetate. Ind. J. Chem. B. 25:1052-1053.
Wang, K.K., and Chu, K.-H. 1984. Preparation of (Z)-alkenes, ketones, and alkynes via trialkyltin chloride induced intramolecular transfer reaction of Lithium 1-alkynyltrialkylborates stereoselective synthesis of the sex pheromones of the Douglas fir tussock moth, the gypsy moth, and the wild silkmoth Antheraea polyphemus. J. Org. Chem. 49:5175-5178.

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