Lipids and lipid-like molecules
Fatty acids and conjugates
Intermediate Tree Nodes
Straight chain fatty acids
Vinylogous thioesters Unsaturated fatty acids Acrylic acids and derivatives Thioenol ethers Sulfenyl compounds Monocarboxylic acids and derivatives Carboxylic acids Organic oxides Hydrocarbon derivatives Carbonyl compounds
Aliphatic acyclic compounds
Straight chain fatty acid - Unsaturated fatty acid - Vinylogous thioester - Acrylic acid or derivatives - Thioenolether - Carboxylic acid derivative - Carboxylic acid - Monocarboxylic acid or derivatives - Sulfenyl compound - Organosulfur compound - Organooxygen compound - Organic oxygen compound - Organic oxide - Hydrocarbon derivative - 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.