Received 1 May 2013
aDepartment of Chemistry, Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad, Pakistan,bDepartment of Chemistry, University of Hazara, K.P.K, Pakistan,cDepartment of Physics, University of Sargodha, Sargodha, Pakistan, and dDepartment of Chemistry, Hazara University, Mansehra, Pakistan
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In the title compound, [Sn(C6H5)3(C2H3OS2)], the SnIV atom adopts a distorted SnC3S tetrahedral coordination geometry. A short SnO contact [2.988 (4) Å] is also present. The phenyl rings are each disordered over two sets of sites with an occupancy ratio of 0.550 (8):0.450 (8). The crystal studied was found to be a racemic twin with a twin component ratio of 0.57 (18):0.43 (18).
Data collection: APEX2 (Bruker, 2007); cell refinement: SAINT (Bruker, 2007); data reduction: SAINT; program(s) used to solve structure: SHELXS97 (Sheldrick, 2008); program(s) used to refine structure: SHELXL97 (Sheldrick, 2008); molecular graphics: ORTEP-3 for Windows (Farrugia, 2012) and PLATON (Spek, 2009); software used to prepare material for publication: WinGX (Farrugia, 2012) and PLATON.
Supplementary data and figures for this paper are available from the IUCr electronic archives (Reference: HB7077 ).
The authors acknowledge the provision of funds for the purchase of the diffractometer and encouragement by Dr Muhammad Akram Chaudhary, Vice Chancellor, University of Sargodha, Pakistan.
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