Lipids and lipid-like molecules
Intermediate Tree Nodes
Aromatic homomonocyclic compounds
Fatty alcohol - Benzenoid - Monocyclic benzene moiety - Secondary alcohol - Organic oxygen compound - Hydrocarbon derivative - Aromatic alcohol - Organooxygen compound - Alcohol - Aromatic homomonocyclic compound
This compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as fatty alcohols. These are aliphatic alcohols consisting of a chain of a least six carbon atoms.