Acta Cryst. (2010). E66, m1494 [ doi:10.1107/S1600536810043679 ]
Abstract: The title compound, [Cr(C26H26P2Si)(CO)4], was obtained by the reaction of Ph2PSiMe2PPh2 with Cr(CO)6 in refluxing toluene by ligand exchange. The CrC4P2 coordination geometry at the Cr atom is distorted octahedral, with a P-Cr-P bite angle of 80.27 (1)°.
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