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Table 2 Chemical composition of essential oil from Eucalyptus leaves

From: Chemical composition and antibacterial activities of seven Eucalyptus species essential oils leaves

Compounds (%) E.m E.a E.c E.le E.l E.s E.b
α- pinene 1.27 6.96 4.08 5.85 26.35 5.81 2.16
1,8-cineol 83.59 60.01 79.18 77.76 49.07 80.75 81.29
Terpineol alpha - - 2.20 - 3.51 2.45 -
Cymene P - 2.31 - - 2.42 - -
Terpinene gamma - - - 2 1,58 - -
Trans-Pinocarveol 3.40 8.92 2.07 3.23 1.59 1 4.49
Terpinyl acetate alpha - - 5.43   5.64 2.30 -
globulol 3.61 3.74 - 1.42 1.01 - 1.81
Limonene - - - 1.33 - 3.32 -
Pinacarvone 1.28 4.70 - 1.15 - - 3.93
Guaiene - 1.33 - - - - -
Spathulenol - 1.15 - - - - -
Mentha -1(7),8-Dien-2-ol trans P - - 1.09 - - - 1.03
Others 6.85 10.88 5.95 7.26 8.8 4.62 5.29
  1. E.m : E. maideni; E.a : E. astrengens; E.c : E. cinérea; E.le : E. leucoxylon; E.l : E. lehmani; E.s : E. sideroxylon; E.b : E. bicostata.