Hirsutidin

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Hirsutidin
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Names
IUPAC name
2-(4-hydroxy-3,5-dimethoxyphenyl)-7-methoxychromenylium-3,5-diol
Identifiers
4092-66-4 YesY
ChemSpider 390303 N
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PubChem 441694
Properties
C18H17O7+
Molar mass 345.32 g/mol
Except where noted otherwise, data is given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C (77 °F), 100 kPa)
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Hirsutidin is an O-methylated anthocyanidin, a chemical compound belonging to the anthocyanins. It can be found in Catharanthus roseus[1] (Madagascar periwinkle) where it is the prominent compound in petals and can also be found in callus cultures.[2]

Glycosides[edit]

3-O-(6-O-p-coumaroyl) glucoside of hirsutidin can also be found in Catharanthus roseus.[3]

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