Intermediate Tree Nodes
2-aminothiophenes Oxolanes Heteroaromatic compounds Enoate esters Amino acids and derivatives Oxacyclic compounds Monocarboxylic acids and derivatives Primary amines Organic oxides Hydrocarbon derivatives Carbonyl compounds
Aromatic heteromonocyclic compounds
Gamma butyrolactone - 2-aminothiophene - Oxolane - Heteroaromatic compound - Thiophene - Alpha,beta-unsaturated carboxylic ester - Enoate ester - Amino acid or derivatives - Carboxylic acid ester - Carboxylic acid derivative - Monocarboxylic acid or derivatives - Oxacycle - Organooxygen compound - Organonitrogen compound - Organic nitrogen compound - Organic oxide - Organic oxygen compound - Amine - Carbonyl group - Hydrocarbon derivative - Primary amine - Aromatic heteromonocyclic compound
This compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as gamma butyrolactones. These are compounds containing a gamma butyrolactone moiety, which consists of an aliphatic five-member ring with four carbon atoms, one oxygen atom, and bears a ketone group on the carbon adjacent to the oxygen atom.