Lipids and lipid-like molecules
Fatty acids and conjugates
Intermediate Tree Nodes
Halogenated fatty acids
Aliphatic acyclic compounds
Halogenated fatty acid - Straight chain fatty acid - Unsaturated fatty acid - Carboxylic acid derivative - Carboxylic acid - Monocarboxylic acid or derivatives - Organochloride - Organohalogen compound - Alkyl halide - Organic oxygen compound - Alkyl chloride - Carbonyl group - Organooxygen compound - Organic oxide - Hydrocarbon derivative - Aliphatic acyclic compound
This compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as halogenated fatty acids. These are fatty acids with a chain that carries a halogen atom (Cl,F,I,Br).