Phenylpropanoids and polyketides
Intermediate Tree Nodes
Sulfated fatty acids Medium-chain fatty acids Branched fatty acids Heterocyclic fatty acids Hydroxy fatty acids Oxepanes Alkyl sulfates Unsaturated fatty acids Sulfuric acid monoesters Monosaccharides Oxanes Tertiary alcohols Secondary alcohols Monocarboxylic acids and derivatives Carboxylic acids Oxacyclic compounds Dialkyl ethers Carbonyl compounds Hydrocarbon derivatives Organic oxides
Aliphatic heteropolycyclic compounds
Ciguatera toxin fragment - Sulfated fatty acid - Medium-chain fatty acid - Branched fatty acid - Heterocyclic fatty acid - Hydroxy fatty acid - Oxepane - Monosaccharide - Oxane - Fatty acyl - Fatty acid - Sulfuric acid monoester - Sulfate-ester - Unsaturated fatty acid - Alkyl sulfate - Sulfuric acid ester - Tertiary alcohol - Organic sulfuric acid or derivatives - Secondary alcohol - Monocarboxylic acid or derivatives - Oxacycle - Ether - Carboxylic acid derivative - Carboxylic acid - Organoheterocyclic compound - Dialkyl ether - Alcohol - Hydrocarbon derivative - Carbonyl group - Organic oxygen compound - Organic oxide - Organooxygen compound - Aliphatic heteropolycyclic compound
This compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as ciguatera toxins. These are lipid-soluble polyether compounds consisting of 13 to 14 rings fused by ether linkages into a most rigid ladder-like structure.