Experientia

, Volume 38, Issue 12, pp 1444–1445 | Cite as

A new furanoterpene from aSpongia sp.

  • R. J. Capon
  • E. L. Ghisalberti
  • P. R. Jefferies
Short Communications Chemistry, Physics, Biomathematics

Summary

A new C21 furanoterpene, oxygenated at C(8), has been isolated from aSpongia sp.; its structure has been established by chemical and spectroscopic studies. The stereochemistry of tetradehydrofurospongin-1 is discussed.

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Copyright information

© Birkhäuser Verlag 1982

Authors and Affiliations

  • R. J. Capon
    • 1
  • E. L. Ghisalberti
    • 1
  • P. R. Jefferies
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Organic ChemistryUniversity of Western AustraliaNedlands

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