Research Article: catena-Poly[[(1,10-phenanthroline-κ2N,N′)zinc]-μ-furan-2,5-dicarboxyl­ato-κ4O2,O2′:O5,O5′]

Date Published: June 01, 2012

Publisher: International Union of Crystallography

Author(s): Ya-Feng Li, Yue Xu, Xiao-Lin Qin, Wen-Yuan Gao, Yue Gao.


In the title coordination polymer, [Zn(C6H2O5)(C12H8N2)]n, an infinite chain is formed along [010] by linking the chelated {Zn(phen)} entities (phen is 1,10-phenanthroline) with two carboxyl­ate groups of the furan-2,5-dicarboxyl­ate ligand. The ZnII atom shows trigonal–prismatic coordination.

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For related structures, see: Li, Gao et al. (2012 ▶); Li, Xu et al. (2012 ▶).