aminium ions

https://doi.org/10.1351/goldbook.A00277
Cations
HR3N+
formed by hydronation of an amine
R3N
. 'Non-quaternary ammonium ions' is a synonymous term, e.g. prolinium,
PhN+HMe2
, N,N-dimethylanilinium.
Note:
If a class X can be hydronated to Xium ions the class Xium ions commonly includes the derivatives formed by the replacement of the added @[email protected] with a hydrocarbyl group. Aminium ions form an exception, made possible by the availability of the class name ammonium ions.
See also: onium compounds
Source:
PAC, 1995, 67, 1307. 'Glossary of class names of organic compounds and reactivity intermediates based on structure (IUPAC Recommendations 1995)' on page 1316 (https://doi.org/10.1351/pac199567081307)