Research Article: [O-Ethyl (Z)-N-(2-chloro­phen­yl)thio­carbamato-κS](tricyclo­hexyl­phosphine-κP)gold(I)

Date Published: May 01, 2010

Publisher: International Union of Crystallography

Author(s): Primjira P. Tadbuppa, Edward R. T. Tiekink.


The title compound, [Au(C9H9ClNOS)(C18H33P)], features a slightly distorted linear coordination geometry for the Au atom defined by a S,P-donor set [S—Au—P = 177.62 (5)°]. The distortion is ascribed to the close approach of the O atom, which forms an intra­molecular contact of 2.970 (5) Å. Disorder was found in the structure with two positions of equal weight being resolved for the C atoms comprising the eth­oxy group.

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For the structural systematics and luminescence properties of phosphinegold(I) carbonimidothio­ates, see: Ho et al. (2006 ▶); Ho & Tiekink (2007 ▶); Kuan et al. (2008 ▶). For the synthesis, see: Hall et al. (1993 ▶).




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