(10E,12Z)-10,12-HEXADECADIEN-1-OL - (1002-94-4)

Introduction

Name: (10E,12Z)-10,12-hexadecadien-1-ol
* IUPAC
CAS Number: 1002-94-4
Chemical Formula: C16H30O
Molar Mass: 238.4088 g
Mass Percent: C 80.605 %; H 12.683 %; O 6.7109 % 
Isomers:  cis-11-hexadecenal  •  bombykol

Classification

• organic

Uses/Function

• "[is] the sex pheremone of the silkworm." 1

Bonding

For More Information

Sources

(1) - Brown, William H. and Foote, Christopher S. Organic Chemistry 2nd ed.; Saunders College Publishing: Orlando, FL, 1998; p 169.