Organic acids and derivatives
Intermediate Tree Nodes
Aliphatic acyclic compounds
Alpha-halocarboxylic acid derivative - Alpha-halocarboxylic acid or derivatives - Enoate ester - Alpha,beta-unsaturated carboxylic ester - Vinylogous ester - Carboxylic acid ester - Carboxylic acid derivative - Monocarboxylic acid or derivatives - Vinyl chloride - Vinyl halide - Chloroalkene - Haloalkene - Organohalogen compound - Organic oxygen compound - Organochloride - Organooxygen compound - Organic oxide - Carbonyl group - Hydrocarbon derivative - Aliphatic acyclic compound
This compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as vinylogous esters. These are organic compounds containing an ester group, which is indirectly attached to a carbonyl via an intervening vinyl (>C=C<) moiety.