Organic acids and derivatives
Carboxylic acids and derivatives
Alpha-halocarboxylic acids and derivatives
Intermediate Tree Nodes
Alpha-halocarboxylic acid derivatives
Aliphatic acyclic compounds
Alpha-halocarboxylic acid derivative - Carboxylic acid ester - Monocarboxylic acid or derivatives - Organic oxygen compound - Organic oxide - Hydrocarbon derivative - Organooxygen compound - Organochloride - Organohalogen compound - Carbonyl group - Alkyl halide - Alkyl chloride - Aliphatic acyclic compound
This compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as alpha-halocarboxylic acid derivatives. These are carboxylic acid derivatives containing a halogen atom bonded to the alpha carbon atom.