[Study on the essential oil components in Thymus quinquecostatus Celak].Yao Xue Xue Bao. 2001 Mar; 36(3):233-4.YX
To analyse the essential oil components of Thymus quinquecostatus Celak.
Gas chromatography/mass spectrometry were used.
A total of 78 components were separated. 34 of them were identified, which accounted for 95.93% of the total peak area. The main constituents are o-cymene, carvacrol, caryophyllene, 2-isopropyl-1-methoxy-4-methylbenzene and gamma-terpene.
Thymus quinquecostatus Celak has perfume and medical development value.