Lipids and lipid-like molecules
Fatty acid esters
Intermediate Tree Nodes
Fatty acid methyl esters
Isoxazolinones Dicarboxylic acids and derivatives Vinylogous amides Oxime esters Methyl esters Isoxazoles Heteroaromatic compounds Oxacyclic compounds Azacyclic compounds Organic oxides Hydrocarbon derivatives Carbonyl compounds
Aromatic heteromonocyclic compounds
Fatty acid methyl ester - Dicarboxylic acid or derivatives - Isoxazolinone - Azole - Isoxazole - Isoxazoline - Methyl ester - Oximester - Vinylogous amide - Heteroaromatic compound - Carboxylic acid ester - Carboxylic acid derivative - Organoheterocyclic compound - Azacycle - Oxacycle - Organic oxide - Organooxygen compound - Organonitrogen compound - Organic oxygen compound - Carbonyl group - Organic nitrogen compound - Hydrocarbon derivative - Aromatic heteromonocyclic compound
This compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as fatty acid methyl esters. These are compounds containing a fatty acid that is esterified with a methyl group. They have the general structure RC(=O)OR', where R=fatty aliphatic tail or organyl group and R'=methyl group.