Acta Cryst. (2010). E66, m1207 [ doi:10.1107/S1600536810034409 ]
Abstract: In the title complex, [CdCl2(C16H12N2O2)2], the CdII ion exhibits site symmetry 2. It shows a distorted tetrahedral coordination defined by two N atoms from symmetry-related 2-(2-furyl)-1-(2-furylmethyl)-1H-benzimidazole ligands and by two symmetry-related Cl atoms. Intramolecular C-HO hydrogen bonds stabilize the molecular configuration. Adjacent molecules are linked through C-HCl hydrogen bonds into a network structure.
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