Chemistry of Natural Compounds

, Volume 21, Issue 5, pp 655–657 | Cite as

Synthesis of muscalure — The pheromone ofMusca domestica

  • G. G. Verba
  • V. S. Abdukakharov
  • A. A. Abduvakhabov


A method for obtaining cis-tricos-9-ene (muscalure) — the pheromone of the housefly — from the readily available ethyl oleate has been developed.


Carboxy Group Oleyl Muscalure Musca Domestica Oleyl Alcohol 


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© Plenum Publishing Corporation 1986

Authors and Affiliations

  • G. G. Verba
  • V. S. Abdukakharov
  • A. A. Abduvakhabov

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