Common name diniconazole (BSI, ANSI, E-ISO, (m) F-ISO)
IUPAC name (E)-(RS)-1-(2,4-dichlorophenyl)-4,4-dimethyl-2-(1H-1,2,4-triazol-1-yl)pent-1-en-3-ol
Chemical Abstracts name (E)-(±)-β-[(2,4-dichlorophenyl)methylene]-α-(1,1-dimethylethyl)-1H-1,2,4-triazole-1-ethanol
CAS RN [83657-24-3];
Biochemistry Sterol demethylation (ergosterol biosynthesis) inhibitor.
Mode of action Systemic fungicide with protective and curative action.
Uses Control of leaf and ear diseases, such as powdery mildew, Septoria, Fusarium, smuts, bunt, rusts, scab, etc., in cereals, applied at 1.875-5 g/ha; also as a cereal seed dressing against Ustilago spp., Tilletia spp. and Pyrenophora spp., at 2-5 g/100 kg seed; also for control of powdery mildew in vines; powdery mildew, rust and black spot in roses; leaf spot in peanuts; Sigatoka disease in bananas; and Uredinales in coffee. Also used on fruit, vegetables, and other ornamentals.