rotenone

Chinese: 鱼藤酮French: roténone (n.f.)Russian: ротенон


Status: ISO 765
IUPAC: (2R,6aS,12aS)-1,2,6,6a,12,12a-hexahydro-2-isopropenyl-8,9-dimethoxychromeno[3,4-b]furo[2,3-h]chromen-6-one
CAS: (2R,6aS,12aS)-1,2,12,12a-tetrahydro-8,9-dimethoxy-2-(1-methylethenyl)[1]benzopyrano[3,4-b]furo[2,3-h][1]benzopyran-6(6aH)-one
Reg. No.: 83-79-4
Formula: C23H22O6
Activity: insecticides (botanical insecticides)
Notes: This substance is considered by the International Organization for Standardization not to require a common name.
The name “derris” is approved by the Japanese Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries.
Structure: Structural formula of rotenone
Pronunciation: -ta-nōn  Guide to British pronunciation
InChIKey: JUVIOZPCNVVQFO-HBGVWJBISA-N
InChI: InChI=1S/C23H22O6/c1-11(2)16-8-14-15(28-16)6-5-12-22(24)21-13-7-18(25-3)19(26-4)9-17(13)27-10-20(21)29-23(12)14/h5-7,9,16,20-21H,1,8,10H2,2-4H3/t16-,20-,21+/m1/s1

A data sheet from the Compendium of Pesticide Common Names