Lipids and lipid-like molecules
Intermediate Tree Nodes
Aliphatic acyclic compounds
Dialkylglycerol-3-phosphoglycerol - Dialkyl phosphate - Glycerol ether - Organic phosphoric acid derivative - Phosphoric acid ester - Alkyl phosphate - 1,2-diol - Secondary alcohol - Dialkyl ether - Ether - Organooxygen compound - Organic oxide - Alcohol - Organic oxygen compound - Hydrocarbon derivative - Primary alcohol - Aliphatic acyclic compound
This compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as dialkylglycerolphosphoglycerols. These are glycerophosphoglycerols that carry exactly two alkyl chain attached to the glycerol moiety through ether linkages.