Saturated fatty acids

Saturated fatty acids

saturated fatty acids
Common name Systematic name Group pattern Symbol Temp. topn.
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Butter acid Butanoic acid CH3(CH2)2COOH C4:0 −8
Valeric acid Pentanoic acid CH3(CH2)3COOH C5:0 −34,5
Caproic acid Hexanoic acid CH3(CH2)4COOH C6:0 −3
Enantic acid Heptanoic acid CH3(CH2)5COOH C7:0 −7,5
Caprylic acid Octanoic acid CH3(CH2)6COOH C8:0 16–17
Pelargonic acid Nonanoic acid CH3(CH2)7COOH C9:0 12,5
Capric acid Decanoic acid CH3(CH2)8COOH C10:0 31
Undecanoic acid CH3(CH2)9COOH C11:0 28–31
Lauric acid Dodecanoic acid CH3(CH2)10COOH C12:0 44–46
Tridecanoic acid CH3(CH2)11COOH C13:0 41–42
Myristic acid Tetradecanoic acid CH3(CH2)12COOH C14:0 58,8
Pentadecanoic acid CH3(CH2)13COOH C15:0 51–53
Palmitic acid Hexadecanoic acid CH3(CH2)14COOH C16:0 63–64
Margaric acid Heptadecanoic acid CH3(CH2)15COOH C17:0 59–61
Stearic acid Octadecanoic acid CH3(CH2)16COOH Q18:0 69,9
Nonadecanoic acid CH3(CH2)17COOH C19:0 68–70
Arachidic acid Eicosanoic acid CH3(CH2)18COOH C20:0 76,5–77,0
Heneicosanoic acid CH3(CH2)19COOH C21:0 74,3
Behenic acid Docosanoic acid CH3(CH2)20COOH C22:0 81,5
Tricosanoic acid CH3(CH2)21COOH C23:0 79,1
Lignoceric acid Tetracosanoic acid CH3(CH2)22COOH C24:0 87,5–88,0
Pentacosanoic acid CH3(CH2)23COOH C25:0 84,0–85,0
Cerotic acid Hexacosanoic acid CH3(CH2)24COOH C26:0 87,7–88,5
Carboceric acid Heptacosanoic acid CH3(CH2)25COOH C27:0 87,6
Montan acid Octacosanoic acid CH3(CH2)26COOH C28:0 90,0–90,9
Nonacosanoic acid CH3(CH2)27COOH C29:0 90,3–90,5
Melissa acid Triacontanoic acid CH3(CH2)28COOH C30:0 93,6
Hentriacontanoic acid CH3(CH2)29COOH C31:0 93,0–93,2
Laceric acid Dot triacontanoic acid CH3(CH2)30COOH C32:0 96,2
Psylic acid Tritriacontanoic acid CH3(CH2)31COOH C33:0 ?
Gedic acid Tetratriacontanoic acid CH3(CH2)32COOH C34:0 98,4
Ceroplastic acid Pentathriacontanoic acid CH3(CH2)33COOH C35:0 98,4