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Record Information
StatusExpected but not Quantified
Creation Date2012-09-11 22:28:06 UTC
Update Date2019-07-23 06:23:16 UTC
Secondary Accession Numbers
  • HMDB37226
Metabolite Identification
Common NameCitronellyl propionate
DescriptionCitronellyl propionate, also known as E410 or fema 2316, belongs to the class of organic compounds known as fatty alcohol esters. These are ester derivatives of a fatty alcohol. Citronellyl propionate is a very hydrophobic molecule, practically insoluble (in water), and relatively neutral.
Citronellyl propionic acidGenerator
(+)-3,7-Dimethyloct-6-enyl propionateHMDB
(1)-3,7-Dimethyloct-6-enyl propionateHMDB
3,7-Dimethyl-6-octen-1-ol propanoateHMDB
3,7-Dimethyl-6-octen-1-yl propanoateHMDB
3,7-Dimethyl-6-octen-1-yl propionateHMDB
3,7-Dimethyl-6-octenyl propionateHMDB
6-Octen-1-ol, 3,7-dimethyl-, 1-propanoateHMDB
6-Octen-1-ol, 3,7-dimethyl-, propanoateHMDB
6-Octen-1-ol, 3,7-dimethyl-, propionateHMDB
6-Octen-1-ol, 3,7-dimethyl-, propionate (7ci,8ci)HMDB
Citronellyl N-proprionateHMDB
Citronellyl propanoateHMDB
Citronellyl propianoateHMDB
Methyl diphenylphosphiteHMDB
Propionic acid, ester with citronellolHMDB
Propionic acid, ester with citronellol (6ci)HMDB
Chemical FormulaC13H24O2
Average Molecular Weight212.3285
Monoisotopic Molecular Weight212.177630012
IUPAC Name3,7-dimethyloct-6-en-1-yl propanoate
Traditional Name3,7-dimethyloct-6-en-1-yl propanoate
CAS Registry Number141-14-0
InChI Identifier
Chemical Taxonomy
Description belongs to the class of organic compounds known as fatty alcohol esters. These are ester derivatives of a fatty alcohol.
KingdomOrganic compounds
Super ClassLipids and lipid-like molecules
ClassFatty Acyls
Sub ClassFatty alcohol esters
Direct ParentFatty alcohol esters
Alternative Parents
  • Fatty alcohol ester
  • Monoterpenoid
  • Acyclic monoterpenoid
  • Carboxylic acid ester
  • Monocarboxylic acid or derivatives
  • Carboxylic acid derivative
  • Organic oxygen compound
  • Organic oxide
  • Hydrocarbon derivative
  • Organooxygen compound
  • Carbonyl group
  • Aliphatic acyclic compound
Molecular FrameworkAliphatic acyclic compounds
External DescriptorsNot Available

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Physical Properties
StateNot Available
Experimental Properties
Melting PointNot AvailableNot Available
Boiling PointNot AvailableNot Available
Water SolubilityNot AvailableNot Available
LogPNot AvailableNot Available
Predicted Properties
Water Solubility0.028 g/LALOGPS
pKa (Strongest Basic)-7ChemAxon
Physiological Charge0ChemAxon
Hydrogen Acceptor Count1ChemAxon
Hydrogen Donor Count0ChemAxon
Polar Surface Area26.3 ŲChemAxon
Rotatable Bond Count8ChemAxon
Refractivity64.26 m³·mol⁻¹ChemAxon
Polarizability26.47 ųChemAxon
Number of Rings0ChemAxon
Rule of FiveYesChemAxon
Ghose FilterYesChemAxon
Veber's RuleYesChemAxon
MDDR-like RuleNoChemAxon
Spectrum TypeDescriptionSplash KeyView
GC-MSGC-MS Spectrum - EI-B (Non-derivatized)splash10-05o1-9100000000-717a571be4855f62445fSpectrum
GC-MSGC-MS Spectrum - EI-B (Non-derivatized)splash10-05o1-9100000000-717a571be4855f62445fSpectrum
Predicted GC-MSPredicted GC-MS Spectrum - GC-MS (Non-derivatized) - 70eV, Positivesplash10-0bt9-9700000000-6aa782e1f4362513145bSpectrum
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 10V, Positivesplash10-03di-7890000000-1a716286a62de3837aa0Spectrum
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 20V, Positivesplash10-0a4r-9500000000-8ee88aeff8fba827b98fSpectrum
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 40V, Positivesplash10-0aor-9100000000-1953135c14f3bdf0258aSpectrum
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 10V, Negativesplash10-08fr-8390000000-93232066141865cdec96Spectrum
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 20V, Negativesplash10-0ab9-9310000000-03fdf9162ca6a0fc27fbSpectrum
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 40V, Negativesplash10-0a4i-9300000000-741737fcaf4e466958eaSpectrum
MSMass Spectrum (Electron Ionization)splash10-067l-9100000000-d3923dca21c1b29b6ec7Spectrum
Biological Properties
Cellular Locations
  • Extracellular
  • Membrane
Biospecimen LocationsNot Available
Tissue LocationsNot Available
Normal Concentrations
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Abnormal Concentrations
Not Available
Associated Disorders and Diseases
Disease ReferencesNone
Associated OMIM IDsNone
DrugBank IDNot Available
Phenol Explorer Compound IDNot Available
FooDB IDFDB016233
KNApSAcK IDNot Available
Chemspider ID8502
KEGG Compound IDNot Available
BioCyc IDNot Available
BiGG IDNot Available
Wikipedia LinkNot Available
METLIN IDNot Available
PubChem Compound8834
PDB IDNot Available
ChEBI IDNot Available
Food Biomarker OntologyNot Available
VMH IDNot Available
MarkerDB ID
Synthesis ReferenceNot Available
Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS)Not Available
General References
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