Benzene and substituted derivatives
Intermediate Tree Nodes
Aromatic homomonocyclic compounds
Terphenyl - Chlorinated biphenyl - Biphenyl - Thiophenol - Halobenzene - Chlorobenzene - Aryl halide - Aryl chloride - Arylthiol - Hydrocarbon derivative - Organosulfur compound - Organochloride - Organohalogen compound - Aromatic homomonocyclic compound
This compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as terphenyls. These are polycyclic aromatic compounds containing a terphenyl skeleton, which consists of a benzene ring substituted with two phenyl groups. Isomers of terphenyl include m-terphenyls (1,3-diphenylbenzenes), o-terphenyls (1,2-diphenylbenzenes), p-terphenyls (1,4-diphenylbenzenes).