Lipids and lipid-like molecules
Fatty acids and conjugates
Intermediate Tree Nodes
Straight chain fatty acids
Aliphatic acyclic compounds
Straight chain fatty acid - Dithiocarbamic acid ester - Sulfenyl compound - Monocarboxylic acid or derivatives - Carboxylic acid - Carboxylic acid derivative - Organic nitrogen compound - Organic oxygen compound - Organic oxide - Hydrocarbon derivative - Organosulfur compound - Organooxygen compound - Organonitrogen compound - Carbonyl group - Aliphatic acyclic compound
This compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as straight chain fatty acids. These are fatty acids with a straight aliphatic chain.