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Propose a synthesis for (Z)-9-tricosene (muscalure), the sex pheromone for the common
housefly (Musca domestica), starting with acetylene and haloalkanes as sources of carbon atoms.
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Propose a synthesis for (Z)-9-tricosene (muscalure), the sex pheromone for the common housefly (Musca domestica), starting with acetylene and haloalkanes as sources of carbon atoms. 10 23

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