A natural yellow compound which is the principal colorant in kamala dye.
Synonyms and Related Terms
Soluble in ethyl acetate, ether, chloroform, benzene, toluene. Insoluble in water.
Crystals form as pale brown plates or needles.
Sources Checked for Data in Record
- The Merck Index, Martha Windholz (ed.), Merck Research Labs, Rahway NJ, 10th edition, 1983 Comment: entry 8429