Phenanthrenes and derivatives
Intermediate Tree Nodes
Aromatic homopolycyclic compounds
Chrysene - Naphthalene - Organic nitroso compound - Organic 1,3-dipolar compound - Propargyl-type 1,3-dipolar organic compound - C-nitroso compound - Organic nitrogen compound - Organic oxygen compound - Organic oxide - Hydrocarbon derivative - Organonitrogen compound - Aromatic homopolycyclic compound
This compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as chrysenes. These are compounds containing the polyaromatic chrysene moiety, which consists of a benzene ring fused to a phenanthrene ring system to form Benzo[a]phenanthrene.