Carotane sesquiterpenes from Ferula lancerottensis

  title={Carotane sesquiterpenes from Ferula lancerottensis},
  author={Braulio M. Fraga and Antonio G. Gonz{\'a}lez and Pedro Gonz{\'a}lez and Melchor G. Hern{\'a}ndez and Carmen L. Larruga},
Daucane aryl esters composition from the Lebanese Ferula hermonis Boiss. (zallooh root)
The dichloromethane extract of Ferula hermonis roots, isolated in 26.5% yield based on dry roots, contained as principal components p-hydroxybenzoate (1b) and benzoate (1a) of jaeschkeanadiol (52%
Chemistry and Sources of Mono- and Bicyclic Sesquiterpenes from Ferula Species
The exclusively Old World genus Ferula belongs to the family Umbelliferae with some 130 species distributed throughout the Mediterranean area and Central Asia and the highest concentration of species is in the former USSR and neighbouring countries.