Batrachotoxin Properties, Molecular Formula, Applications - WorldOfChemicals
Waste Management Expo 2020 MAR 12&13 BIEC, Bengaluru, India

Batrachotoxin Properties

Batrachotoxin

Molecule Structure Image

Description

 

Batrachotoxins are extremely potent cardiotoxic and neurotoxic steroidal alkaloids found in certain species of frogs, melyrid beetles, and birds. The most common use of this toxin is by the Noanamá Chocó and Emberá Chocó Indians of western Colombia for poisoning blowgun darts for use in hunting.

Chemical Properties

Boiling Point 744 °C
CAS Number 23509-16-2
Class 6.1
Density 1.34g/cm3
IUPAC Name 1-[(5aR,7aR,11aS,11bS,12R,13aR)-9,12-Dihydroxy-2,11a-dimethyl-1,2,3,4,7a,8,9,10,11,11a,12,13-dodecahydro-7H-9,11b-epoxy-13a,5a-prop[1]enophenanthro[2,1-f][1,4]oxazepin-14-yl]ethyl 2,4-dimethyl-1H-pyrr ole-3-carboxylate
InChI 1S/C31H42N2O6/c1-18-16-32-19(2)25(18)26(35)38-20(3)22-8-9-30-23-7-6-21-14-29(36)11-10-27(21,4)31(23,39-29)24(34)15-28(22,30)17-33(5)12-13-37-30/h7-8,16,20-21,24,32,34,36H,6,9-15,17H2,1-5H3/t20?,21-,24-,27+,28+,29-,30+,31+/m1/s1
InChIKey ISNYUQWBWALXEY-HWULDCOUSA-N
Main Hazards Highly Toxic
Molar Mass 538.67 g/mol
Molecular Formula C31H42N2O6
NFPA 704 H-2,F-1,R-0,C-NA
PG 3
RTECS Number CR3990000
Synonyms 1H-Pyrrole-3-carboxylicacid, 2,4-dimethyl-,(1S)-1-[(5aR,7aR,9R,11aS,11bS,12R,13aR)-1,2,3,4,7a,8,9,10,11,11a,12,13-dodecahydro-9,12-dihydroxy-2,11a-dimethyl-7H-9,11b-epoxy-13a,5a-propenophenanthro[2,1-f][1,4]oxazepin-14-yl]ethylester;Batrachotoxin;Batrachotoxinin A, 20-(2,4-dimethyl-1H-pyrrole-3-carboxylate);BTX
www.worldofchemicals.com uses cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. By using this site, you agree to our Privacy Policy and our Terms of Use. X