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

Date Published: May 01, 2012

Publisher: International Union of Crystallography

Author(s): Peng-Fei Wei, Ling-Yun Hao, Xiao-Li Yang, Yuan-Feng Ye, Zhi-Qiang Feng.


In the title compound, C14H11Cl2NO, the two benzene rings are non-coplanar [dihedral angle = 60.9 (3)°]. In the crystal, an amide N—H⋯O hydrogen bond links the mol­ecules into chains which extend along (001).

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For the synthesis of the title compound, see: Houlihan et al. (1981 ▶). For bond-length data, see: Allen et al. (1987 ▶).