Lipids and lipid-like molecules
Steroids and steroid derivatives
Intermediate Tree Nodes
17-oxosteroids 17-hydroxysteroids 16-hydroxysteroids Hydrophenanthrenes Naphthalenecarboxylic acids Tetralins Anisoles Alkyl aryl ethers Dicarboxylic acids and derivatives Carboxylic acids Organic oxides Hydrocarbon derivatives Carbonyl compounds
Aromatic homopolycyclic compounds
Hydroxysteroid - 17-hydroxysteroid - 16-hydroxysteroid - 16-oxosteroid - 17-oxosteroid - Hydrophenanthrene - Phenanthrene - 2-naphthalenecarboxylic acid - 2-naphthalenecarboxylic acid or derivatives - Naphthalene - Tetralin - Anisole - Phenol ether - Alkyl aryl ether - Benzenoid - Dicarboxylic acid or derivatives - Ether - Carboxylic acid - Carboxylic acid derivative - Organooxygen compound - Hydrocarbon derivative - Organic oxide - Organic oxygen compound - Carbonyl group - Aromatic homopolycyclic compound
This compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as 16-oxosteroids. These are steroid derivatives carrying a C=O group at the 16-position of the steroid skeleton.