Benzene and substituted derivatives
Benzoic acids and derivatives
Intermediate Tree Nodes
Methoxybenzoic acids and derivatives
O-methoxybenzoic acids and derivatives
Aromatic homomonocyclic compounds
O-methoxybenzoic acid or derivatives - Benzoate ester - Anisole - Phenoxy compound - Benzoyl - Phenol ether - Methoxybenzene - Alkyl aryl ether - Carboxylic acid ester - Ether - Carboxylic acid derivative - Organic oxygen compound - Organooxygen compound - Hydrocarbon derivative - Organic oxide - Aromatic homomonocyclic compound
This compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as o-methoxybenzoic acids and derivatives. These are benzoic acids in which the hydrogen atom at position 2 of the benzene ring is replaced by a methoxy group.