Lipids and lipid-like molecules
Intermediate Tree Nodes
Oxasteroids and derivatives Tricarboxylic acids and derivatives Fatty acid esters Beta hydroxy acids and derivatives Butenolides Enoate esters Secondary alcohols Lactones Oxacyclic compounds Organic oxides Hydrocarbon derivatives Carbonyl compounds
Aliphatic heteropolycyclic compounds
Scalarane sesterterpenoid - 16-oxasteroid - Steroid - Tricarboxylic acid or derivatives - Beta-hydroxy acid - Fatty acid ester - 2-furanone - Hydroxy acid - Fatty acyl - Dihydrofuran - Alpha,beta-unsaturated carboxylic ester - Enoate ester - Lactone - Carboxylic acid ester - Secondary alcohol - Organoheterocyclic compound - Oxacycle - Carboxylic acid derivative - Organooxygen compound - Hydrocarbon derivative - Alcohol - Carbonyl group - Organic oxide - Organic oxygen compound - Aliphatic heteropolycyclic compound
This compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as scalarane sesterterpenoids. These are sesterterpenoids with a structure based on the scalarane backbone. Scalarane is a tetracyclic compound, which is similar the homoandrostane with five methyl groups at the 4-, 4-, 8-, 17-, 17a-positions.