Chinese: R-甲霜灵French: métalaxyl-M (n.m.)Russian: металаксил-М

Status: ISO 1750 (published)
IUPAC name: methyl N-(2,6-dimethylphenyl)-N-(methoxyacetyl)-D-alaninate
1979 Rules:
methyl N-(methoxyacetyl)-N-2,6-xylyl-D-alaninate
CAS name: methyl N-(2,6-dimethylphenyl)-N-(methoxyacetyl)-D-alaninate
CAS Reg. No.: 70630-17-0
Formula: C15H21NO4
Activity: fungicides (acylalanine)
Notes: The unresolved enantiomeric mixture of this substance has the ISO common name metalaxyl [57837-19-1].
The name “mefenoxam” has been used in the literature, but it has no official status.
The name “R-metalaxyl” (R-甲霜灵) is approved in China; the name “metalaxyl-M” (精甲霜灵) is also used.
Structure: Structural formula of metalaxyl-M
Pronunciation: mět-a-lǎks-ǐl ěm  Guide to British pronunciation
InChI: InChI=1S/C15H21NO4/c1-10-7-6-8-11(2)14(10)16(13(17)9-19-4)12(3)15(18)20-5/h6-8,12H,9H2,1-5H3/t12-/m1/s1

A data sheet from the Compendium of Pesticide Common Names