Lipids and lipid-like molecules
Fatty acids and conjugates
Intermediate Tree Nodes
Long-chain fatty acids
Aliphatic acyclic compounds
Long-chain fatty acid - Carboxylic acid salt - Organic aluminate - Carboxylic acid derivative - Organic calcium salt - Carboxylic acid - Organic metal salt - Monocarboxylic acid or derivatives - Carbonyl group - Organic oxygen compound - Organooxygen compound - Organic salt - Hydrocarbon derivative - Organic oxide - Organic cation - Aliphatic acyclic compound
This compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as long-chain fatty acids. These are fatty acids with an aliphatic tail that contains between 13 and 21 carbon atoms.