Intermediate Tree Nodes
Quinolines and derivatives Isoquinolines and derivatives Benzimidazoles Pyridines and derivatives Benzenoids Imidazoles Heteroaromatic compounds Azacyclic compounds Organonitrogen compounds Hydrocarbon derivatives
Aromatic heteropolycyclic compounds
1,8-phenanthroline - Quinoline - Isoquinoline - Benzimidazole - Benzenoid - Pyridine - Heteroaromatic compound - Imidazole - Azole - Azacycle - Organic nitrogen compound - Hydrocarbon derivative - Organonitrogen compound - Aromatic heteropolycyclic compound
This compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as phenanthrolines. These are aromatic polycyclic compounds containing the phenanthroline skeleton, which is a derivative of phenanthrene, and consists of two pyridine rings non-linearly joined by a benzene ring.