malathion

Chinese: 马拉硫磷French: malathion (n.m.)Russian: малатион*


Status: ISO 1750 (published)
PIN: rac-diethyl (2R)-2-[(dimethoxyphosphorothioyl)sulfanyl]butanedioate
IUPAC: diethyl (dimethoxyphosphinothioylthio)succinate
or
S-1,2-bis(ethoxycarbonyl)ethyl O,O-dimethyl phosphorodithioate
CAS: diethyl 2-[(dimethoxyphosphinothioyl)thio]butanedioate
Reg. No.: 121-75-5
Formula: C10H19O6PS2
Activity: acaricides (organothiophosphate acaricides)
insecticides (aliphatic organothiophosphate insecticides)
Notes: * The name “carbophos” (карбофос) was used in the former USSR.
The name “maldison” is used in Australia and New Zealand, and the name “mercaptothion” is used in South Africa.
Structure: Structural formula of malathion
Pronunciation: mǎl-a-thī-ǒn  Guide to British pronunciation
InChIKey: JXSJBGJIGXNWCI-UHFFFAOYSA-N
InChI: InChI=1S/C10H19O6PS2/c1-5-15-9(11)7-8(10(12)16-6-2)19-17(18,13-3)14-4/h8H,5-7H2,1-4H3

A data sheet from the Compendium of Pesticide Common Names