Kuhn, Norbert; Bohnen, Hans; Kreutzberg, Joerg; Blaeser, Dieter; Boese, Roland:

1,3,4,5-Tetramethyl-2-methyleneimidazoline - an ylidic olefin.

In: Journal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications, (1993) ; Nr. 14, S. 1136-1138
ISSN: 0022-4936
Zeitschriftenaufsatz / Fach: Chemie
The ylidic properties of 1,3,4,5-tetramethyl-2-methyleneimidazoline I, obtained by deprotonation of the pentamethylimidazolium ion II, are revealed both by its phys. and chem. properties; the X-ray structure of I is reported.