Lipids and lipid-like molecules
Intermediate Tree Nodes
Germacranolides and derivatives
Germacrane sesquiterpenoids Tricarboxylic acids and derivatives Fatty acid esters Gamma butyrolactones Oxolanes Enoate esters Oxacyclic compounds Carboxylic acids Organic oxides Hydrocarbon derivatives Carbonyl compounds
Aliphatic heteropolycyclic compounds
Germacranolide - Germacrane sesquiterpenoid - Sesquiterpenoid - Tricarboxylic acid or derivatives - Fatty acid ester - Gamma butyrolactone - Fatty acyl - Oxolane - Alpha,beta-unsaturated carboxylic ester - Enoate ester - Lactone - Carboxylic acid ester - Oxacycle - Carboxylic acid - Organoheterocyclic compound - Carboxylic acid derivative - 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.