ceralure

French: céralure (n.m.)


Status: none
PIN: mixture of ethyl (1Ξ,2Ξ,4Ξ)-4-iodo-2-methylcyclohexane-1-carboxylate and ethyl (1Ξ,2Ξ,5Ξ)-5-iodo-2-methylcyclohexane-1-carboxylate
IUPAC: ethyl (±)-4(or 5)-iodo-2-methylcyclohexanecarboxylate
CAS: ethyl 4(or 5)-iodo-2-methyl-1-cyclohexanecarboxylate
Reg. No.: 160016-46-6
Formula: C10H17IO2
Activity: insect attractants (dipteran attractants)
Notes: There is no ISO common name for this substance; the name “ceralure” has been used in the literature but it has no official status.
This substance is named after the insect that it is used to attract, the Mediterranean fruit fly Ceratitis capitata (Wiedemann) (Tephritidae, Diptera).
Structure: Structural formula of ceralure
Pronunciation: sěr-a-lūr   Guide to British pronunciation
InChIKey: 4-iodo isomer:
VCYRCZHXDDPHQG-UHFFFAOYSA-N
5-iodo isomer:
JPBJPDNMZHDUCD-UHFFFAOYSA-N
identifier for mixture (not valid):
HPZFFZCACVGEID-UHFFFAOYSA-N
InChI: 4-iodo isomer:
InChI=1S/C10H17IO2/c1-3-13-10(12)9-5-4-8(11)6-7(9)2/h7-9H,3-6H2,1-2H3
5-iodo isomer:
InChI=1S/C10H17IO2/c1-3-13-10(12)9-6-8(11)5-4-7(9)2/h7-9H,3-6H2,1-2H3

A data sheet from the Compendium of Pesticide Common Names