Diatoxanthin

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Diatoxanthin
Diatoxanthin.svg
Identifiers
31063-73-7
ChemSpider 4945217 YesY
Jmol-3D images Image
PubChem 6440986
Properties
C40H54O2
Molar mass 566.87 g·mol−1
Appearance Yellow solid
Density 1.02 g/mL
Boiling point 708.3 °C (1,306.9 °F; 981.4 K)
Except where otherwise noted, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C [77 °F], 100 kPa).
Infobox references

Diatoxanthin is a type of xanthophyll found in phytoplankton and diatoms. It is a type of xanthophyll.