Lipids and lipid-like molecules
Intermediate Tree Nodes
Guaianolides and derivatives
Sesquiterpenoids Fatty acid esters Beta hydroxy acids and derivatives Gamma butyrolactones Dicarboxylic acids and derivatives Oxolanes Enoate esters Oxacyclic compounds Epoxides Dialkyl ethers Primary alcohols Organic oxides Hydrocarbon derivatives Carbonyl compounds
Aliphatic heteropolycyclic compounds
Guaianolide-skeleton - Sesquiterpenoid - Beta-hydroxy acid - Fatty acid ester - Dicarboxylic acid or derivatives - Gamma butyrolactone - Fatty acyl - Hydroxy acid - Alpha,beta-unsaturated carboxylic ester - Oxolane - Enoate ester - Lactone - Carboxylic acid ester - Organoheterocyclic compound - Oxacycle - Ether - Oxirane - Dialkyl ether - Carboxylic acid derivative - Organooxygen compound - Alcohol - Hydrocarbon derivative - Organic oxide - Carbonyl group - Primary alcohol - Organic oxygen compound - Aliphatic heteropolycyclic compound
This compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as guaianolides and derivatives. These are diterpene lactones with a structure characterized by the presence of a gamma-lactone fused to a guaiane, forming 3,6,9-trimethyl-azuleno[4,5-b]furan-2-one or a derivative.