Lipids and lipid-like molecules
Intermediate Tree Nodes
Germacranolides and derivatives
Germacrane sesquiterpenoids Fatty acid esters Gamma butyrolactones Dicarboxylic acids and derivatives Oxolanes Enoate esters Secondary alcohols Oxacyclic compounds Organic oxides Hydrocarbon derivatives Carbonyl compounds
Aliphatic heteropolycyclic compounds
Germacranolide - Germacrane sesquiterpenoid - Sesquiterpenoid - Fatty acid ester - Dicarboxylic acid or derivatives - Gamma butyrolactone - Fatty acyl - Oxolane - Alpha,beta-unsaturated carboxylic ester - Enoate ester - Lactone - Carboxylic acid ester - Secondary alcohol - Organoheterocyclic compound - Oxacycle - Carboxylic acid derivative - Alcohol - Organooxygen compound - Hydrocarbon derivative - Organic oxide - Organic oxygen compound - Carbonyl group - Aliphatic heteropolycyclic compound
This compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as germacranolides and derivatives. These are sesquiterpene lactones with a structure based on the germacranolide skeleton, characterized by a gamma lactone fused to a 1,7-dimethylcyclodec-1-ene moiety.