*  Nepeta - Wikipedia
... the nepetalactone contained in some Nepeta species binds to the olfactory receptors of cats, typically resulting in temporary ... Nepeta koeieana Rech.f. Nepeta kokamirica Regel Nepeta kokanica Regel Nepeta komarovii E.A.Busch Nepeta kotschyi Boiss. Nepeta ... Nepeta bracteata Benth. Nepeta brevifolia C.A.Mey. Nepeta bucharica Lipsky Nepeta caerulea Aiton Nepeta caesarea Boiss. Nepeta ... Nepeta ispahanica Boiss. Nepeta italica L. Nepeta jakupicensis Micevski Nepeta jomdaensis H.W.Li Nepeta juncea Benth. Nepeta ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nepeta
*  Sabinene - Big Chemical Encyclopedia
Nepeta species can be divided into two groups of nepetalactone-containing and nepetalactone-free species. The results of this ... The main components were 4aP,7a,7aP-nepetalactone (23.4%), elemol (16.1%), E- -farnesene (9.5%), 1,8-cineole (8.2%), cw- ... 7aP-nepetalactone is the major component of their oils. [c.232]. Sabinene and -carene are isomeric natural products with the ... study indicate that the compositions of volatile oil of N. sintenisii are similar to the other Nepeta genus and this plant ...
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*  Catnip - Wikipedia
Catnip contains the feline attractant nepetalactone. Nepeta cataria (and some other species within the genus Nepeta) are known ... Nepeta cataria was one of the many species described by Linnaeus in 1753 in his landmark work Species Plantarum. He had ... Nepeta cataria, commonly known as catnip, catswort, and catmint, is a species of the genus Nepeta in the family Lamiaceae, ... The plant terpenoid nepetalactone is the main chemical constituent of the essential oil of Nepeta cataria. Nepetalactone can be ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Catnip
*  Nepeta racemosa - Wikipedia
It is useful in that it contains nepetalactone which has effects on some insects: it repels cockroaches and mosquitoes. Nepeta ... Nepeta racemosa, the dwarf catmint or raceme catnip, syn. N. mussiniii, is a species of flowering plant in the family Lamiaceae ... Nepeta is Pliny's name for a plant from Nepi, Etruria, Italy. Racemosa Means 'having racemose inflorescences' or 'having ... "RHS Plant Selector - Nepeta racemosa". Retrieved 27 June 2013. Gledhill, David (2008). "The Names of Plants". Cambridge ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nepeta_racemosa
*  Information on the herb catmint.
Nepeta cataria L.. This page contains information on catmint and how it is used as a herb in alternative herbal treatments to ... It contains a volatile oil which is high in nepetalactone as well as nepetalic acid, epinepetalactone, caryophyllene, citral, ... Information contained on this website is for general information purposes only. and must not be used to treat or diagnose ... It contains a host of herbal extracts to help in the fight against premature aging and has added vitamin E as well. Apart from ...
  http://ageless.co.za/herb-catmint.htm
*  Publication : USDA ARS
ZE-nepetalactone and EZ-nepetalactone, from the essential oil of catnip, Nepeta cataria, against stable fly feeding. It will ... The catnip repellency against other filth fly species, such as horn fly and face fly was also conducted. In addition, the ... Compared to control, slow-release formulations containing 10% catnip oil showed at least 90% of repellency were observed in the ...
  https://www.ars.usda.gov/research/publications/publication/?seqNo115=241770
*  Technology: Aphids fall for siren scent of pheromones | New Scientist
species, though in different ratios for each species. The scent of a hop aphid is an exception to this rule, in that it ... viciae). The secretions were known to contain the pheromone, but contained. hundreds of other compounds as well. ... The compound, called nepetalactone, activated the olfactory cells. on the antennae of males, but failed to attract males from ... of the scent are closely related to chemicals in catnip (Nepeta cataria),. which send cats into a frenzy. ...
  https://www.newscientist.com/article/mg12717263-300-technology-aphids-fall-for-siren-scent-of-pheromones/
*  Winn Feline Foundation funds study on olfactory enrichment in cats
... the other botanicals did not contain significant quantities of this chemical. The four species of plants evaluated in this ... Nepetalactone is known to be the compound associated with the catnip effect in responsive cats. Six other compounds with ... Nepeta cataria). BMC Veterinary Research.2017;13:70. ... Common big cat species (Pantherinae), except for tigers, also ... Enriching the environment means providing suitable outlets to meet the needs of a species. One example: Cats have a hard-wired ...
  http://stevedalepetworld.com/olfactory-enrichment-for-cats-catnip-still-cats-meow/
*  Pharmacophagy in green lacewings (Neuroptera: Chrysopidae: Chrysopa spp.)? [PeerJ]
Furthermore, although C. oculata males fed the second common aphid sex pheromone component, (4aS,7S,7aR)-nepetalactone, did not ... and that other iridoid-producing plants elsewhere in the world must be similarly usurped by male Chrysopa species to sequester ... oculata males collected in early spring contained traces of this dihydronepetalactone. These findings are consistent with the ... males of other Chrysopa species reportedly eat the native plant, Actinidia polygama (Siebold & Zucc.) Maxim. (Actinidiaceae) to ...
  https://peerj.com/articles/1564/
*  Catnip and other feline favorites in the garden - SFChronicle.com
Nepeta faassenii) belong to the greater mint family (Lamiaceae). The active ingredient in catnip is an essential oil called ... nepetalactone, released when plants are bruised. When your cat encounters catnip, she usually sniffs it, rubs against it, then ... That's because it contains Actinidine, which attracts cats. The plant itself, however, does not have the most pleasant smell to ... Contrary to the popularly held belief that only house cats are affected by catnip, all species of cats, including big cats such ...
  https://www.sfchronicle.com/homeandgarden/article/Catnip-and-other-feline-favorites-in-the-garden-12258914.php
*  Insect repellent - Wikipedia
Nepeta species) (nepetalactone against mosquitos) Cedar oil (mosquitos, moths) Celery extract (Apium graveolens) (mosquitos) In ... All DEET-containing mosquito repellents were active. In one comparative study from 2004, IR3535 was as effective or better than ... Cymbopogon species) (mosquitos)East-Indian Lemon Grass (Cymbopogon flexuosus) Marigolds (Tagetes species)[citation needed] ... On the mosquito Aedes aegypti, the vector of Zika virus, only one repellent that did not contain DEET had a strong effect for ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Insect_repellent
*  Catnip
Schizonepeta, Nepeta tenuifolia, or jing jie in Chinese, is the species used in traditional Chinese medicine. It has some ... Volatile oils containing nepetalactone, tannins, bitter principle. Scientific Research. Research suggests catnip is effective ... N. cataria is one of 250 species in its genus and is often confused with N. mussinnii or catmint.6 A few other species, N. ... Nepeta cataria L.. Plant Family: Lamiaceae. Overview. The ultimate feline herb, for centuries cats have been going crazy over ...
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*  Phytochemistry
Identification of iridoid synthases from Nepeta species: Iridoid cyclization does not determine nepetalactone stereochemistry ... Chemotaxonomy contains papers on the comparative phytochemistry of plants, in particular their role as a taxonomic tool. ... Identification of iridoid synthases from Nepeta species: Iridoid cyclization does not determine nepetalactone stereochemistry ... Reactive oxygen species in cell wall metabolism and development in plants Anna Kärkönen , Kazuyuki Kuchitsu ...
  https://www.journals.elsevier.com/phytochemistry
*  8:52 am
Plants aren't alone in containing nepetalactone, some insects & ants also contain it. It's been speculated that this protects ... There are approximately 250 species of Catnip, and this figure doesn't include hybrid species. Some of the more readily ... The name Nepeta is believed to have come from the town of Nepete in Italy. Cataria is thought to have come from the Latin word ... Other constituents include Acetic Acid, Alpha & beta-nepetalactone, Citral, Nepetalactone, Geraniol, Dipentene, Citronellol, ...
  https://lottasullisar.wordpress.com/2011/03/21/catnip/
*  Summer Mosquito Survival Guide: Plant It And They Shall Flee - Perfect Plants
Catnip or Catmint (Nepeta cataria), is a member of the mint family and contains the essential oil nepetalactone, which is ... And, of the almost 3500 different species of mosquitoes, not all will react the same to a specific repellent. Bottom line: If ... Nepetalactone proves to repel mosquitoes and other insects, although it is not as effective as DEET. Furthermore, this plant ... The various basils contain essential oils that can be extracted and used as a spray to repel mosquitoes. Basil plants emit ...
  https://myperfectplants.com/2016/06/24/mosquito-survival-guide/
*  See The Local plant That 'cures' kidney, breast, lung cancers - talk2bobby
The precursor they used is the primary constituent in the essential oil of catnip (Nepeta cataria): nepetalactone - a substance ... Previous studies have shown that the plant contains a chemical, Englerin A, which kills renal cancer cells - but they have not ... Numerous research studies on Phyllanthus species began in the late 1980's with the clinical efficacy of Phyllanthus niruri ... Nepetalactone is therefore a renewable raw material extracted from a plant that is more readily available than Phyllantus ...
  https://talk2bobby.wordpress.com/2015/11/12/see-the-local-plant-that-cures-kidney-breast-lung-cancers/
*  GAFunkyFarmhouse: This 'n That Thursdays: Insect-Repelling Plants for the Garden
Nepetalactone, the essential oil found in catnip, has also been found to be a highly effective mosquito repellent.. ... 7) Catnip (Nepeta cataria). Many cats find this aromatic herb irresistible, but garden pests (insects as well as deer and ... There are many species of mints, as well as numerous hybrids, and all are relatively to insanely easy to grow (I only have ... This annual plant contains a compound that repels harmful nematodes as well.. ...
  https://gafunkyfarmhouse.blogspot.com/2016/06/this-n-that-thursdays-insect-repelling.html
*  Sliced Bread: August 2009
Catnip (Nepeta) $2.49. Oil isolated from catnip by steam distillation is a repellent against insects, in particular mosquitoes ... Lemongrass contains citronella, a natural oil that "repels" Mosquitoes. It is an ornamental grass that reaches 2 to 4 feet tall ... Certain species of Chrysanthemum (cinerariifolium and C. coccineum) have insecticidal properties when dried to create a sort of ... Research suggests that in a test tube, distilled nepetalactone, the active ingredient in catnip, repels Mosquitoes ten times ...
  http://trailerparkninja.blogspot.com/2009/08/
*  how to tips | Angell Pets - The Friendliest Pet Shop In Gloucester
Catnip is a member of the mint family (Nepeta cataria). It contains an essential oil called nepetalactone which appears to ... The Chile rose is probably the hardiest species in the hobby as well. The environment they come from is dry, very hot during ... Some filters also contain carbon. This does become saturated and will need replacing periodically. The same is true if there is ... Remove soiled bedding and use a disinfectant appropriate to the species (household disinfectants can be toxic to animals). ...
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*  Iridoid Based Formulations - Patent application
7aa-Nepetalactone, 4aa, 7α, 7a P-Nepetalactone, 4ap, 70,7a P-Nepetalactone, Nepetariasidc, Nepetaside, Norviburtinal, ... Plantago species, Gentiana species, Hapagophytum species, Pterocephalus perennis subsp. Perennis, Morinda citrifolia, Campsis ... Processed noni fruit puree contains 2 g 100 g-1 dietary fiber. Noni fruit does not contain a significant quantity of protein or ... Nepeta racemosa, Linaria japonica, Viburnum ayavacense, Viburnum tinus, Viburnum rhytidophyllum, Viburnum lantana var. discolor ...
  http://www.patentsencyclopedia.com/app/20120328720