Lipids and lipid-like molecules
Intermediate Tree Nodes
Germacranolides and derivatives
Germacrane sesquiterpenoids Fatty acid esters Beta hydroxy acids and derivatives Gamma butyrolactones Dicarboxylic acids and derivatives Oxolanes Enoate esters Oxacyclic compounds Primary alcohols Organic oxides Hydrocarbon derivatives Carbonyl compounds
Aliphatic heteropolycyclic compounds
Germacranolide - Germacrane sesquiterpenoid - Sesquiterpenoid - Beta-hydroxy acid - Fatty acid ester - Dicarboxylic acid or derivatives - Gamma butyrolactone - Fatty acyl - Hydroxy acid - Alpha,beta-unsaturated carboxylic ester - Enoate ester - Oxolane - Lactone - Carboxylic acid ester - Organoheterocyclic compound - Oxacycle - Carboxylic acid derivative - Alcohol - Hydrocarbon derivative - Organic oxide - Carbonyl group - Organooxygen compound - Organic oxygen compound - Primary alcohol - Aliphatic heteropolycyclic compound
This compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as germacranolides and derivatives. These are sesquiterpene lactones with a structure based on the germacranolide skeleton, characterized by a gamma lactone fused to a 1,7-dimethylcyclodec-1-ene moiety.