Naphthalenecarboxylic acids and derivatives
Intermediate Tree Nodes
Aromatic homopolycyclic compounds
2-naphthalenecarboxylic acid - Tetralin - Phenol ether - Anisole - Alkyl aryl ether - Carboxylic acid ester - Monocarboxylic acid or derivatives - Ether - Carboxylic acid derivative - Organic oxide - Hydrocarbon derivative - Organooxygen compound - Organonitrogen compound - Organic nitrogen compound - Carbonyl group - Organic oxygen compound - Aromatic homopolycyclic compound
This compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as naphthalenecarboxylic acids. These are compounds containing a naphthalene moiety, which bears a carboxylic acid group one or more positions. Naphthalene is a bicyclic compound that is made up of two fused benzene ring.