|Molecular weight||152.237 g/mol|
|Names and Identifiers|
|Traditional Name||Geranial, Citral|
|CAS Registry Number||5392-40-5, 141-27-5, 147060-73-9|
Citral, or 3,7-dimethyl-2,6-octadienal or lemonal, is either a pair, or a mixture of terpenoids with the molecular formula C10H16O. The two compounds are double bond isomers. The E-isomer is known as geranial or citral A. The Z-isomer is known as neral or citral B.