December 2018

cis Vaccenyl acetate

High purity cis-vaccenyl acetate available from Pherobank BV

The chemical name for the title compound is (Z)-11-octadecenyl acetate, however, it is better known by its common name cis-vaccenyl acetate. cis-Vaccenyl acetate is a volatile chemical compound that acts as a pheromone in Drosophila and at least one species of longhorn beetle.

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