Lipids and lipid-like molecules
Intermediate Tree Nodes
Steroid lactones 12-hydroxysteroids Oxasteroids and derivatives Fatty acid esters Beta hydroxy acids and derivatives Dicarboxylic acids and derivatives Butenolides Enoate esters Secondary alcohols Lactones Oxacyclic compounds Organic oxides Hydrocarbon derivatives Carbonyl compounds
Aliphatic heteropolycyclic compounds
Scalarane sesterterpenoid - Steroid lactone - 12-hydroxysteroid - Hydroxysteroid - Steroid - 16-oxasteroid - Beta-hydroxy acid - Fatty acid ester - 2-furanone - Dicarboxylic acid or derivatives - Fatty acyl - Hydroxy acid - Dihydrofuran - Alpha,beta-unsaturated carboxylic ester - Enoate ester - Carboxylic acid ester - Lactone - Secondary alcohol - Organoheterocyclic compound - Oxacycle - Carboxylic acid derivative - Organic oxygen compound - Alcohol - Hydrocarbon derivative - Carbonyl group - Organic oxide - Organooxygen 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.