Cyclopentadienyl radical

Summary

Cyclopentadienyl radical
Cyclopentadienyl.svg
Names
Preferred IUPAC name
Cyclopentadienyl
Identifiers
  • 2143-53-5
3D model (JSmol)
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2070324
ChEBI
  • CHEBI:36769
ChemSpider
  • 121110 checkY
323080
  • 137443
  • DTXSID00175702 Edit this at Wikidata
  • InChI=1S/C5H5/c1-2-4-5-3-1/h1-5H checkY
    Key: HPYIUKIBUJFXII-UHFFFAOYSA-N checkY
  • [CH]1C=CC=C1
Properties
C5H5
Molar mass 65.095 g·mol−1
Except where otherwise noted, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C [77 °F], 100 kPa).
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In chemistry, cyclopentadienyl is a radical with the formula C5H5.

The cyclopentadienyl anion (formally related to the cyclopentadienyl radical by one-electron reduction) is aromatic, and forms salts and coordination compounds.

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