Synonyms: "difluron", "dimilin", "astonex", "duphacid", "larvakil", "micromite", "dimilin G1", "dimilin G4"

Source: diflubenzuron is an acaricide/insecticide (insect growth regulator) used to control many leaf eating larvae of insects feeding on agricultural, forest and ornamental plants.


IUPAC Name: N-[(4-chlorophenyl)carbamoyl]-2,6-difluorobenzamide
CAS Number: 35367-38-5
PubChem ID: 37123
Canonical SMILES: C1=CC(=C(C(=C1)F)C(=O)NC(=O)NC2=CC=C(C=C2)Cl)F

Structural Properties:

Molecular Formula: C14H9ClF2N2O2
Molecular Weight: 310,683

Pharmacophore Features:

Number of bond donors: 2
Number of bond acceptors: 2
Number of atoms different from hydrogen: 21


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Hansen SR, Garton RR. 1982. Ability of standard toxicity test to predict the effects of the insecticide diflubenzuron on laboratory stream communities. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 39(9):1273-1288.
Lemaire G, Mnif W, Pascussi JM, Pillon A, Rabenoelina F, Fenet H, Gomez E, Casellas C, Nicolas JC, Cavailles V, Duchesne MJ, Balaguer P. 2006. Identification of new human pregnane X receptor ligands among pesticides using a stable reporter cell system. Toxicol Sci 91(2):501-509.

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