Lipids and lipid-like molecules
Fatty acids and conjugates
Intermediate Tree Nodes
Straight chain fatty acids
Aliphatic acyclic compounds
Unsaturated fatty acid - Straight chain fatty acid - Amidine - Carboxylic acid amidine - Carboxylic acid derivative - Carboxylic acid - Carboximidamide - Monocarboxylic acid or derivatives - Organic nitrogen compound - Organonitrogen compound - Organooxygen compound - Hydrocarbon derivative - Organic oxide - Organic oxygen compound - Carbonyl group - Aliphatic acyclic compound
This compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as straight chain fatty acids. These are fatty acids with a straight aliphatic chain.