Date Published: May 01, 2010
Publisher: International Union of Crystallography
Author(s): Gholamhossein Mohammadnezhad, Ali Reza Ghanbarpour, Mostafa M. Amini, Seik Weng Ng.
The PbII atom in the title compound, [Pb(C10H8NO)2], is chelated by two oxine (2-methylquinolin-8-olate) anions in a Ψ-trigonal–bipyramidal geometry; the N atoms occupy the axial sites. The molecule lies about a twofold rotation axis.
For the crystal structure of bis(quinolin-8-olato)lead(II), see: Zhu et al. (2005 ▶).