Abstract:A specimen from the Torquato-Tapajós Highway, km 133, Amazonas, voucher Herbarium INPA 48255, was identified tentatively with Endlicheria anomala Nees (Lauraceae) by Dr. W. A. Rodrigues. A trunk wood sample (1 . 2 kg) was extracted with ethanol. The chloroform-benzene 1:1 soluble part (15 g) of the extract (38 g) was chromatographed on a silica (360 g) column. Elution with CsH6 gave, in order, fatty ester (2 g, oil). n-tetracosyl ferulate [347 mg, mp 65-67., (CsHs)]. n-tetracosanol [93 mg, 71-73° (CsHs)] and s… Show more
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