Cembrane diterpenes as chemotaxonomical markers for Sinularia flexibilis

Kishneth Palaniveloo, and R Tulasiramanan, and Charles Santhanaraju Vairappan, (2014) Cembrane diterpenes as chemotaxonomical markers for Sinularia flexibilis. Journal Of Tropical Biology And Conservation . ISSN 1823-3920

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Abstract

Chemical extraction of the soft coral Sinularia flexibilis collected from Mantanani Island, Kota Belud, Sabah has led to the isolation of ten known cembrane diterpenes. The chemical structures of isolated compounds were elucidated based on ¹H-NMR and ¹³C-NMR spectroscopic data. This is the first record of chemical analysis of S. flexibilis from the waters of Malaysia. Identical secondary metabolites isolated from S. flexibilis from other regions suggest the use of these cembrane diterpenes as possible chemotaxonomical markers for this genus of soft coral.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Soft coral, Sinularia, Mantanani Island, Secondary metabolite, Cembrane diterpenes, Chemotaxonomical marker
Subjects:Q Science > QD Chemistry
Divisions:SCHOOL > Institute for Tropical Biology and Conservation
ID Code:11960
Deposited By:IR Admin
Deposited On:30 Oct 2015 12:22
Last Modified:30 Oct 2015 12:22

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