Lipids

, Volume 32, Issue 6, pp 675–677

A new lipid from an australian marine sponge, Callyspongia sp

Communication

Abstract

A specimen of the sponge Callyspongia sp. collected off the coast of New South Wales, Australia, has yielded the novel lipid (6Z,9Z,12Z,15Z)-1,6,9,12,15-octadecapenten-3-one, together with (4Z,7Z,10Z,13Z)-4,7,10,13-hexadecatetraenoic acid.

Abbreviations

CI

chemical ionization

EI

electron impact

GC

gas chromatography

HPLC

high-pressure liquid chromatography

MS

mass spectrometry

NMR

nuclear magnetic resonance

UV/vis

ultraviolet/visible

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.School of ChemistryUniversity of MelbourneParkvilleAustralia

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