Quinolines and derivatives
Intermediate Tree Nodes
1-hydroxy-4-unsubstituted benzenoids 1-hydroxy-2-unsubstituted benzenoids Pyridinium derivatives Heteroaromatic compounds Azacyclic compounds Organooxygen compounds Organonitrogen compounds Hydrocarbon derivatives Organic cations
Aromatic heteropolycyclic compounds
8-hydroxyquinoline - Phenol - 1-hydroxy-4-unsubstituted benzenoid - 1-hydroxy-2-unsubstituted benzenoid - Pyridine - Pyridinium - Benzenoid - Heteroaromatic compound - Azacycle - Organic oxygen compound - Organooxygen compound - Organonitrogen compound - Organic nitrogen compound - Hydrocarbon derivative - Organic cation - Aromatic heteropolycyclic compound
This compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as 8-hydroxyquinolines. These are compounds containing a quinoline moiety, which carries a hydroxy group at the 8-position. Quinoline consists of a benzene ring fused to a pyrimidine ring to form benzo[b]azabenzene.