Lipids and lipid-like molecules
Intermediate Tree Nodes
Neutral glycosphingolipids - Simple glycosylceramides
Fatty acyl glycosides of mono- and disaccharides Alkyl glycosides Hexoses O-glycosyl compounds N-acyl amines Oxanes Secondary alcohols Secondary carboxylic acid amides Polyols Acetals Oxacyclic compounds Organopnictogen compounds Organonitrogen compounds Organic oxides Hydrocarbon derivatives Primary alcohols Carbonyl compounds
Aliphatic heteromonocyclic compounds
Glycosyl-n-acylsphingosine - Fatty acyl glycoside - Fatty acyl glycoside of mono- or disaccharide - Alkyl glycoside - Hexose monosaccharide - Glycosyl compound - O-glycosyl compound - Fatty amide - Fatty acyl - Monosaccharide - N-acyl-amine - Oxane - Carboxamide group - Secondary carboxylic acid amide - Secondary alcohol - Acetal - Carboxylic acid derivative - Oxacycle - Organoheterocyclic compound - Polyol - Hydrocarbon derivative - Organic oxide - Organopnictogen compound - Alcohol - Organic oxygen compound - Organic nitrogen compound - Primary alcohol - Carbonyl group - Organooxygen compound - Organonitrogen compound - Aliphatic heteromonocyclic compound
This compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as glycosyl-n-acylsphingosines. These are compounds containing a sphingosine linked to a simple glucosyl moiety.