Composition of venezuelan lemon essential oil Citrus limon (L.) Burm.f.

G. Ojeda de Rodríguez, V. Morales de Godoy, N. González de Colmenares, L. Cabrera Salas, B. Sulbaran de Ferrer

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The essential oil composition from fruit peels of C. limon grown in Zulia State (Venezuela), is reported. A total of 51 constituents were identified and quantified by HRGC and GC-MS, using an interna1 standard and response factor. The major prominent constituent was limonene (65,65%) and the main aldehydes were geranial(1,43%) and neral(0,87%).


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citrus limon; essential oil; HRGC; GC-MS

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Universidad del Zulia /Venezuela/Revista de facultad de agronomía/ agrorevistaluz@gmail.com  /ISSN: 0378-7818

 

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