Totarol, totaradiol and ferruginol: three diterpenes from Thuja plicata (Cupressaceae)

Hazel J. Sharp, Zahid Latif, Barbara Bartholomew, Colin Bright, Chris D. Jones, Satyajit D. Sarker, Robert J. Nash

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Thuja plicata Donn ex D. Don (Family: Cupressaceae), commonly known as “western red-cedar” is an ornamental plant from North America, widely distributed in Alberta and British Columbia of Canada, and Alaska, California, Idaho, Montana, Oregon and Washington of the USA (USDA-ARS GRIN database, 2000). Plant material was collected during May 1998 from Beddgelert Forest plots in north Wales and a voucher specimen (IG147) for this collection has been retained at the herbarium of the Institute of Grassland and Environmental Research (IGER), Aberystwyth, Wales, UK
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)215-217
Number of pages3
JournalBiochemical Systematics and Ecology
Publication statusPublished - Feb 2001


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