Chinese: 除虫菊素French: pyréthrines ( пиретрины

Status: ISO 765 (published)
IUPAC name:
CAS name: pyrethrins
CAS Reg. No.: 8003-34-7
Activity: insecticides (pyrethrin)
Notes: This mixture of substances extracted from the plant Chrysanthemum cinerariaefolium (Asteraceae) is considered by the International Organization for Standardization not to require a common name.
The trivial name “pyrethrins” (除虫菊素) is approved as a common name in China.
The components include cinerin I [25402-06-6], cinerin II [121-20-0], jasmolin I [4466-14-2], jasmolin II [1172-63-0], pyrethrin I [121-21-1] and pyrethrin II [121-29-9].
Structure: Structural formula of pyrethrins
Pronunciation: pīr-ēth-rǐnz  Guide to British pronunciation

A data sheet from the Compendium of Pesticide Common Names