Lipids and lipid-like molecules
Intermediate Tree Nodes
Germacranolides and derivatives
Germacrane sesquiterpenoids Gamma butyrolactones Dicarboxylic acids and derivatives Oxolanes Enoate esters Oxacyclic compounds Primary alcohols Organic oxides Hydrocarbon derivatives Carbonyl compounds
Aliphatic heteropolycyclic compounds
Germacranolide - Germacrane sesquiterpenoid - Sesquiterpenoid - Dicarboxylic acid or derivatives - Gamma butyrolactone - Oxolane - Enoate ester - Alpha,beta-unsaturated carboxylic ester - Lactone - Carboxylic acid ester - Oxacycle - Carboxylic acid derivative - Organoheterocyclic compound - Primary alcohol - Alcohol - Organooxygen compound - Hydrocarbon derivative - Organic oxide - Organic oxygen compound - Carbonyl group - Aliphatic heteropolycyclic compound
This compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as germacranolides and derivatives. These are sesquiterpene lactones with a structure based on the germacranolide skeleton, characterized by a gamma lactone fused to a 1,7-dimethylcyclodec-1-ene moiety.