Date Published: June 01, 2012
Publisher: International Union of Crystallography
Author(s): Omayra H. Rubio, Angel L. Fuentes de Arriba, Francisca Sanz, Francisco M. Muniz, Joaquín R. Morán.
In the title compound, C23H28Br2S, the thioxanthene unit is twisted, showing a dihedral angle of 29.3 (5)° between the benzene rings. When projected along , the packing shows two types of channels. The crystal studied was a racemic twin.
For the preparation, see: Emslie et al. (2006 ▶). For the use of the title compound as a starting material in the preparation of rigid ligands for different transition metals, see: Emslie et al. (2008 ▶).