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Fisetinidin chloride
IUPAC name
2-(3,4-dihydroxyphenyl)chromenylium-3,7-diol chloride
Other names
Fisetinidin chloride
3,3',4',7-Tetrahydroxyflavylium chloride
3D model (JSmol)
C15H11O5+ (Cl)
Molar mass 306.69 g/mol
Except where otherwise noted, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C [77 °F], 100 kPa).
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Fisetinidin is an anthocyanidin. It has been obtained from the heartwood of Acacia mearnsii,[1] from the bark of Rhizophora apiculata[2] and can also be synthesized.[3]


Fisetinidin can compose tannins.[1] The polymers are then called profisetinidin (Porter, 1992).[2]

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  1. ^ a b D. G. Roux; E. Paulus (February 1962). "Condensed tannins. 12. Polymeric leuco-fisetinidin tannins from the heartwood of Acacia mearnsii". Biochem. J. 82 (2): 320–324. doi:10.1042/bj0820320. PMC 1243455Freely accessible. PMID 14494576. 
  2. ^ a b Afidah A. Rahim; Emmanuel Rocca; Jean Steinmetz; M. Jain Kassim; M. Sani Ibrahim; Hasnah Osman (2008). "Antioxidant activities of mangrove Rhizophora apiculata bark extracts". Food Chemistry. 107 (1): 200–207. doi:10.1016/j.foodchem.2007.08.005. 
  3. ^ M. Gábor; E. EperJessy (10 December 1966). "Antibacterial Effect of Fisetin and Fisetinidin". Nature. 212 (1273): 1273. doi:10.1038/2121273a0. PMID 21090477.