Date Published: July 01, 2011
Publisher: International Union of Crystallography
Author(s): Gui-Ying Dong, Tong-Fei Liu, Cui-Huan Jiao, Xiao-Chen Deng, Xiao-Ge Shi.
In the title compound, C14H14N4, the center of the phenylene group is a crystallographic center of inversion. The compound is composed of three aromatic rings displaying a Z-like conformation. The dihedral angle between the pyrazole rings and the central phenyl ring is 83.84 (9)°.
For background and coordination compounds with related ligands, see: Chang et al. (1993 ▶); Hou et al. (2010 ▶); Liu et al. (2011 ▶). For the crystal structure of the title compound with two solvent water molecules, see: Shi et al. (2009 ▶).