Lipids and lipid-like molecules
Intermediate Tree Nodes
Phosphoethanolamines Fatty acid esters Dialkyl phosphates Dicarboxylic acids and derivatives Carboxylic acid esters Amino acids and derivatives Organic oxides Monoalkylamines Hydrocarbon derivatives Carbonyl compounds
Aliphatic acyclic compounds
Diacylglycero-3-phosphoethanolamine - Phosphoethanolamine - Fatty acid ester - Dialkyl phosphate - Dicarboxylic acid or derivatives - Organic phosphoric acid derivative - Phosphoric acid ester - Fatty acyl - Alkyl phosphate - Amino acid or derivatives - Carboxylic acid ester - Carboxylic acid derivative - Organooxygen compound - Organonitrogen compound - Organic oxide - Primary aliphatic amine - Organic oxygen compound - Organic nitrogen compound - Amine - Carbonyl group - Hydrocarbon derivative - Primary amine - Aliphatic acyclic compound
This compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as phosphatidylethanolamines. These are glycerophosphoetahnolamines in which two fatty acids are bonded to the glycerol moiety through ester linkages.