Benzene and substituted derivatives
Intermediate Tree Nodes
Aromatic homomonocyclic compounds
Benzyl-cyanide - Toluene - Acetamide - Carboxamide group - Secondary carboxylic acid amide - Carboxylic acid derivative - Carbonitrile - Nitrile - Organic nitrogen compound - Organooxygen compound - Organonitrogen compound - Hydrocarbon derivative - Organic oxide - Cyanide - Organic oxygen compound - Carbonyl group - Aromatic homomonocyclic compound
This compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as benzyl cyanides. These are organic compounds containing an acetonitrile with one hydrogen replaced by a phenyl group.