Lipids and lipid-like molecules
Intermediate Tree Nodes
Germacranolides and derivatives
Germacrane sesquiterpenoids Gamma butyrolactones Oxolanes Enoate esters Secondary alcohols Oxacyclic compounds Monocarboxylic acids and derivatives Primary alcohols Organic oxides Hydrocarbon derivatives Carbonyl compounds
Aliphatic heteropolycyclic compounds
Germacranolide - Germacrane sesquiterpenoid - Sesquiterpenoid - Gamma butyrolactone - Oxolane - Enoate ester - Alpha,beta-unsaturated carboxylic ester - Secondary alcohol - Lactone - Carboxylic acid ester - Oxacycle - Monocarboxylic acid or derivatives - Carboxylic acid derivative - Organoheterocyclic compound - Primary alcohol - Alcohol - Organooxygen compound - Hydrocarbon derivative - Organic oxide - Organic oxygen compound - Carbonyl group - Aliphatic heteropolycyclic compound
This compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as germacranolides and derivatives. These are sesquiterpene lactones with a structure based on the germacranolide skeleton, characterized by a gamma lactone fused to a 1,7-dimethylcyclodec-1-ene moiety.