Intermediate Tree Nodes
Benzofurans Gamma butyrolactones Oxolanes Heteroaromatic compounds Furans Enoate esters Oxacyclic compounds Monocarboxylic acids and derivatives Organic oxides Hydrocarbon derivatives Carbonyl compounds
Aromatic heteropolycyclic compounds
Naphthofuran - Benzofuran - Gamma butyrolactone - Furan - Oxolane - Enoate ester - Alpha,beta-unsaturated carboxylic ester - Heteroaromatic compound - Lactone - Carboxylic acid ester - Monocarboxylic acid or derivatives - Carboxylic acid derivative - Oxacycle - Organooxygen compound - Hydrocarbon derivative - Organic oxide - Organic oxygen compound - Carbonyl group - Aromatic heteropolycyclic compound
This compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as naphthofurans. These are compounds containing a furan ring fused to a naphthalene moiety. Furan is a 5 membered- ring aromatic ring with four carbon and one oxygen atoms. Naphthalene is a polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon made up of two fused benzene rings.