Pterodactyladiene (Tetracyclo[4.4.0.02,5.07.10]deca-3,8-diene)

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  • Prof. Dr. Hans-Dieter Martin,

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  • Dipl.-Chem. Bernhard Mayer,

    1. Institut für Organische Chemie I der Universität Universitätstrasse 1, D-4000 Düsseldorf 1 (Germany)
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  • Marianne Pütter,

    1. Institut für Organische Chemie I der Universität Universitätstrasse 1, D-4000 Düsseldorf 1 (Germany)
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  • Dipl.-Chem. Hans Höchstetter

    1. Institut für Organische Chemie I der Universität Universitätstrasse 1, D-4000 Düsseldorf 1 (Germany)
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  • “Small and Medium Rings”, Part 39. This work was by the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft and the Fonds der Chemischen Industrie. Part 38: B. Albert, W. Berning, C. Burschka, S. Hünig, H.-D. Martin, F. Prokschy, Chem. Ber. 114, 423 (1981).

  • Dedicated to Professor Siegfried Hünig on the occasion of his 60th birthday

Abstract

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A new (CH)10-hydrocarbon, the title compound (1), was obtained from acetylene and maleic anhydride in a multistep reaction. For derivatives there were already other synthetic methods, but they could not be applied to the parent compound.

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