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Ocimene, β-Ocimene, [Z]-β-Ocimene
- Also found in: Basil, Mango, Mint, Parsley
- Class: Monoterpene
- Formula: C10H16
- Molecular Weight.: 136.238 g/mol
- CAS: 3338-55-4
It is a monoterpene with a pleasant sweet, floral, herbal and wooden aroma. Produced by numerous plants such as Basil, Mango, Mint, Parsley or Kumquats as a defense mechanism and with antifungal purposes. It is also widely used in the perfume industry.