Chinese: R-甲霜灵French: métalaxyl-M (n.m.)Russian: металаксил-М

Status: ISO 1750 (published)
IUPAC: methyl N-(methoxyacetyl)-N-2,6-xylyl-D-alaninate
CAS: methyl N-(2,6-dimethylphenyl)-N-(methoxyacetyl)-D-alaninate
CAS Reg. No.: 70630-17-0
Formula: C15H21NO4
Activity: fungicides (acylamino acid fungicides; anilide fungicides)
Notes: The unresolved isomeric mixture of this substance has the ISO common name metalaxyl.
The name “mefenoxam” has been used in the literature, but it has no official status.
The name “R-metalaxyl” (R-甲霜灵) is approved in China; the name “metalaxyl-M” (精甲霜灵) is also used.
Structure: Structural formula of metalaxyl-M
Pronunciation: mět-a-lǎks-ǐl ěm  Guide to British pronunciation
InChI: InChI=1S/C15H21NO4/c1-10-7-6-8-11(2)14(10)16(13(17)9-19-4)12(3)15(18)20-5/h6-8,12H,9H2,1-5H3/t12-/m1/s1

A data sheet from the Compendium of Pesticide Common Names