Letter | Published:

Alkaloids of the Australian Rutaceæ

Naturevolume 162pages223224 (1948) | Download Citation



IN certain tribes of the family Rutaceæ a relatively high proportion of species has been found to contain alkaloids. Moreover, these alkaloids vary widely in character and include representatives of several of the principal structural groups, for example, quinoline, iso-quinoline, carboline and imidazole derivatives.

Access optionsAccess options

Rent or Buy article

Get time limited or full article access on ReadCube.


All prices are NET prices.

Author information


  1. Department of Organic Chemistry, University of Sydney

    • G. K. HUGHES
  2. Department of Chemistry, University of Melbourne

    • F. N. LAHEY
  3. Division of Industrial Chemistry, Council for Scientific and Industrial Research

    • J. R. PRICE
  4. Division of Plant Industry, Council for Scientific and Industrial Research

    • L. J. WEBB


  1. Search for G. K. HUGHES in:

  2. Search for F. N. LAHEY in:

  3. Search for J. R. PRICE in:

  4. Search for L. J. WEBB in:

About this article

Publication history

Issue Date



Further reading


By submitting a comment you agree to abide by our Terms and Community Guidelines. If you find something abusive or that does not comply with our terms or guidelines please flag it as inappropriate.