Organic acids and derivatives
Carboxylic acids and derivatives
Carboxylic acid derivatives
Intermediate Tree Nodes
Carboxylic acid esters - Alpha,beta-unsaturated carboxylic esters
Aliphatic homomonocyclic compounds
Enoate ester - Methyl ester - Monocarboxylic acid or derivatives - Hydrazone - Organic nitrogen compound - Organic oxygen compound - Organic oxide - Hydrocarbon derivative - Organooxygen compound - Organonitrogen compound - Carbonyl group - Aliphatic homomonocyclic compound
This compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as enoate esters. These are an alpha,beta-unsaturated carboxylic ester of general formula R1C(R2)=C(R3)C(=O)OR4 (R4= organyl compound) in which the ester C=O function is conjugated to a C=C double bond at the alpha,beta position.