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Table 5 Chemical composition and oil yield of Securidaca longepedunculata

From: Chemical composition and insecticidal activity of plant essential oils from Benin against Anopheles gambiae (Giles)

KIexpa KIlitb IDc Compoundsd %
1194 1190 MS, RI Methyl salicylate 99.4
1439   MS Methyl 4-methoxysalicylate 0.5
    Yield 0.7
    Total identified 99.9
  1. aKIexp = retention indices are determined using n-alkanes (C7-C17).
  2. bKIlit = retention indices of reference compounds from literature.
  3. cID = Identification methods; MS = comparison of the mass spectrum with those of the computer mass libraries, and Adams (2007); RI = comparison of calculated RI with those reported in the literature.
  4. dCompounds are listed in order of their retention time: the names and the percentages of main compounds are indicated in bold.