Lipids and lipid-like molecules
Steroids and steroid derivatives
Intermediate Tree Nodes
17-oxosteroids 14-hydroxysteroids Phenanthrols Hydrophenanthrenes Naphthalenecarboxylic acids Tetralins Dicarboxylic acids and derivatives Tertiary alcohols Methyl esters Organic oxides Hydrocarbon derivatives Carbonyl compounds
Aromatic homopolycyclic compounds
14-hydroxysteroid - Hydroxysteroid - 16-oxosteroid - 17-oxosteroid - Phenanthrol - Hydrophenanthrene - Phenanthrene - 2-naphthalenecarboxylic acid - 2-naphthalenecarboxylic acid or derivatives - Naphthalene - Tetralin - Benzenoid - Dicarboxylic acid or derivatives - Methyl ester - Tertiary alcohol - Carboxylic acid ester - Carboxylic acid derivative - Organooxygen compound - Alcohol - Hydrocarbon derivative - Organic oxide - Organic oxygen compound - Carbonyl group - Aromatic homopolycyclic compound
This compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as 16-oxosteroids. These are steroid derivatives carrying a C=O group at the 16-position of the steroid skeleton.