Phenanthrenes and derivatives
Intermediate Tree Nodes
Aromatic homopolycyclic compounds
Phenanthrol - Anthracene - Monocyclic benzene moiety - Tertiary alcohol - Organic oxygen compound - Hydrocarbon derivative - Organooxygen compound - Alcohol - Aromatic homopolycyclic compound
This compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as phenanthrols. These are compounds containing a phenanthrene (or its hydrogenated derivative) to which a hydroxyl group is attached.