Trithionate

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Trithionate
Trithionate dianion.svg
Names
IUPAC name
2,2,4,4-tetraoxido-1,5-dioxy-2,3,4-trisulfy-[5]catenate(2−)
Identifiers
3D model (JSmol)
3DMet B01514
ChEBI
ChemSpider
142337
KEGG
Except where otherwise noted, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C [77 °F], 100 kPa).
Infobox references

Trithionate is an oxyanion of sulfur with the chemical formula [S3O6]2-. It is the conjugate base of trithionic acid.[1] Certain sulfate-reducing bacteria have been known to use the compound in respiration.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Pubchem. "Trithionate". pubchem.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov. Retrieved 2018-08-24. 
  2. ^ Oltmann, L. F.; Stouthamer, A. H. (1975-10-27). "Reduction of tetrathionate, trithionate and thiosulphate, and oxidation of sulphide in proteus mirabilis". Archives of Microbiology. 105 (2): 135–142. ISSN 0302-8933. PMID 1106343.