Specific Classes of Compounds

R-5.2 Organometallic Compounds

Although many organometallic compounds exist in associated molecular forms and contain structural solvent, their names are generally based on the stoichiometric compositions of the compounds, the solvent, if any, being ignored.

Examples to R-5.2

(see R-5.2.2)

(see R-5.2.2)

See Also:
R-5.0 Introduction
R-5.1 Binary Hydrides and Related Parent Hydrides
R-5.3 Halogen, Nitro, Nitroso, Azo, Diazo and Azido Compounds
R-5.4 Amines and Imines
R-5.5 Hydroxy Compounds, their Derivatives and Analogues
R-5.6 Aldehydes, Ketones, their Derivatives and Analogues
R-5.7 Acids and Related Characteristic Groups
R-5.8 Radicals and Ions

This HTML reproduction is as close as possible to the published version [see IUPAC, Commission on Nomenclature of Organic Chemistry. A Guide to IUPAC Nomenclature of Organic Compounds (Recommendations 1993), 1993, Blackwell Scientific publications, Copyright 1993 IUPAC]. If you need to cite these rules please quote this reference as their source.

Published with permission of the IUPAC by Advanced Chemistry Development, Inc.,, +1(416)368-3435 tel, +1(416)368-5596 fax. For comments or suggestions please contact