Mercury-bis[methanidylenebis(dimethylphosphonium methylide)]: The first tetra-alkyl mercurate(II) compound

Hubert Schmidbaur, Oswald Gasser, Thomas E. Fraser, E. A.V. Ebsworth

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The title compound has been prepared from hexamethylcarbodiphosphorane and mercuric chloride, and its structure deduced from a complete 1H, 31P, and 199Hg n.m.r. analysis.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)334-335
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications
Issue number10
StatePublished - 1977
Externally publishedYes


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