Research Article: 2-Fluoro-N′-[(2-meth­oxy­naphthalen-1-yl)methyl­idene]benzohydrazide

Date Published: April 01, 2012

Publisher: International Union of Crystallography

Author(s): He-Bing Li.


The asymmetric unit of the title compound, C19H15FN2O2, contains two mol­ecules, A and B, in which the dihedral angles between the ring systems are 46.4 (2) and 17.24 (14)°, respectively. In the crystal, mol­ecules are linked into [010] chains of alternating A and B species by N—H⋯O hydrogen bonds.

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For a related structure and background to hydrazones, see: Li (2011 ▶). For related structures, see: Qiu et al. (2006 ▶); Yang & Guo (2006 ▶); Yang (2006 ▶).