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Compound - E6Z11-16Ald [(E,Z)-6,11-Hexadecadienal]

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Formula: C16H28O 
MW: 236.4 

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Reference(s) for synthesis of (E,Z)-6,11-Hexadecadienal [E6Z11-16Ald]

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.
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.
Tomida, I., Kato, Y., and Kayahara, H. 1983. Studies on pheromones of female eri-silk moth. II. Preparation of some conjugated C16-C17 alkadienals and comparison of them with the pheromone by GLC. Shinshu Daigaku Nogakubu Kiyo. 20:133.
Tomida, I., Takagi, K., Kato, Y., and Kayahara, H. 1983. Studies on pheromones of female eri-silk moth. III. Synthesis of (6Z,11Z)-6,11-hexadecadienal and its activity as pheromone mimics toward male eri-silk moth. Shinshu Daigaku Nogakubu Kiyo. 20:213.
Tomida, I., Umeda, I., Kudo, I., and Kayahara, H. 1986. Preparation of four geometric isomers of 6,11-hexadecadienal and their flutter stimulating activities on the male eri-silk moth Philosamia cynthia ricini. Agric. Biol. Chem. 50:2143-2146.

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