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TitleDihydrobis(methylamine)borate triiodide
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2006
AuthorsGainsford, G.J., and Kemmitt T.
JournalActa Crystallographica Section C: Crystal Structure Communications
Paginationo602 - o604
Date Published2006
ISSN01082701 (ISSN)
KeywordsAmines, Crosslinking, crystallography, Dihydrobismethylamineborate triiodide, Hydrogen bonds, Lattice constants, Mirror plane, Molecular Structure, Negative ions, Positive ions, Sandwich stacking
AbstractBoth cation and anion in the title compound, C2H 12BN2+·I3-, lie on a crystallographic mirror plane and are bound in the lattice by N-H⋯I - hydrogen bonds, forming layers. Methyl-H-borane-H dihydride [-C-H(δ-)⋯(δ-)H-B-] interactions between molecules crosslink adjacent layers, giving 'sandwich' stacking along the a axis. © 2006 International Union of Crystallography.

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