Research Article: 2,6-Dichloro-N-(4-chloro­phen­yl)benzamide

Date Published: March 01, 2012

Publisher: International Union of Crystallography

Author(s): Jing Zhu, Ming Li, Hong-xia Wei, Jian-qiang Wang, Cheng Guo.


In the title compound, C13H8Cl3NO, the dihedral angle between the benzene rings is 63.2 (2)°. In the crystal, N—H⋯O hydrogen bonds link the mol­ecules into C(4) chains propagating in [001]. Weak aromatic π–π stacking also occurs [centroid–centroid separations = 3.759 (3) and 3.776 (3) Å].

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For further synthetic details, see: Lai & Huang (2005 ▶).