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Table 2 Hydrocarbon compounds identified in this study

From: Biomarker records and mineral compositions of the Messinian halite and K–Mg salts from Sicily

Peak Compound Peak Compound
1 18α(H)-trisnorhopane* 11 Phytane
2 17α(H)-trisnorneohopane* 12 Gammacerane
3 17α(H), 21β(H)-norhopane 13 C34-17β(H), 21β(H)-homohopane
4 17α(H), 21β(H)-hopane 14 C35-17β(H), 21β(H)-homohopane
5 C31-17α(H), 21β(H)-homohopane (22S) 15 C27-5β(H)-sterane
6 C31-17α(H), 21β(H)-homohopane (22R) 16 C27-5α(H)-sterane
7 C32-17α(H), 21β(H)-homohopane (22S) 17 C28-5β(H)-sterane
8 C32-17α(H), 21β(H)-homohopane (22R) 18 C28-5α(H)-sterane
9 C33-17α(H), 21β(H)-homohopane (22S) 19 C29-5β(H)-sterane
10 C33-17α(H), 21β(H)-homohopane (22R) 20 C29-5α(H)-sterane
  1. *Tentative assignments