Lipids and lipid-like molecules
Intermediate Tree Nodes
Aliphatic acyclic compounds
Dialkylglycerol-3-phosphoglycerol - Glycerol ether - Dialkyl phosphate - Organic phosphoric acid derivative - Phosphoric acid ester - Alkyl phosphate - Secondary alcohol - 1,2-diol - Ether - Dialkyl ether - Organic alkali metal salt - Hydrocarbon derivative - Organic oxide - Organic oxygen compound - Primary alcohol - Alcohol - Organooxygen compound - Organic salt - Organic sodium salt - Organic cation - Aliphatic acyclic compound
This compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as dialkylglycerolphosphoglycerols. These are glycerophosphoglycerols that carry exactly two alkyl chain attached to the glycerol moiety through ether linkages.