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Acylium Ion

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  • An acylium ion is an ion that has the following general structural formula.

     

     

    R = H, alkyl, aryl

     

    eg:

     

    acyliumion2.png

     

    Acylium ions are resonance stabilized.

    eg:

     

    acyliumion3.png