PMID: 5917086Oct 21, 1966

1,2-Dialkyl-4(3H)-quinazolinones in the defensive secretion of a millipede (Glomeris marginata)

Y C MeinwaldT Eisner


Two crystalline components isolated from the defensive secretion of the glomerid millipede, Glomeris marginata, are identified as 1- methyl- 2- ethyl- 4( 3H)- quinazolinone and 1,2- dimethyl- 4( 3H)- quinazolinone. These heterocyclic compounds bear a close structural resemblance to arborine, the chief alkaloid of the Indian medicinal plant, Glycomis arborea Correa.


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