Lipids and lipid-like molecules
Intermediate Tree Nodes
Aliphatic heteropolycyclic compounds
Scalarane sesterterpenoid - Steroid lactone - Oxosteroid - 7-oxosteroid - 16-oxasteroid - Steroid - 2-furanone - Dihydrofuran - Alpha,beta-unsaturated carboxylic ester - Enoate ester - Lactone - Ketone - Carboxylic acid ester - Oxacycle - Monocarboxylic acid or derivatives - Carboxylic acid derivative - Organoheterocyclic compound - Hydrocarbon derivative - Organic oxide - Organooxygen compound - Organic oxygen compound - Carbonyl group - Aliphatic heteropolycyclic compound
This compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as scalarane sesterterpenoids. These are sesterterpenoids with a structure based on the scalarane backbone. Scalarane is a tetracyclic compound, which is similar the homoandrostane with five methyl groups at the 4-, 4-, 8-, 17-, 17a-positions.