Lipids and lipid-like molecules
Intermediate Tree Nodes
Aliphatic homomonocyclic compounds
Sesquiterpenoid - Medium-chain fatty acid - Branched fatty acid - Methyl-branched fatty acid - Unsaturated fatty acid - Fatty acyl - Fatty acid - Monocarboxylic acid or derivatives - Carboxylic acid - Carboxylic acid derivative - Organic oxide - Organooxygen compound - Hydrocarbon derivative - Organic oxygen compound - Carbonyl group - Aliphatic homomonocyclic compound
This compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as sesquiterpenoids. These are terpenes with three consecutive isoprene units.