Intermediate Tree Nodes
Aromatic homopolycyclic compounds
Acenaphthylene - Naphthalene - Organic nitrogen compound - Organic oxygen compound - Organic oxide - Hydrocarbon derivative - Organic salt - Organooxygen compound - Organonitrogen compound - Organic cation - Aromatic homopolycyclic compound
This compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as acenaphthylenes. These are aromatic polycyclic compounds containing an acenaphthylene moiety. Acenaphthylene is a carbotricyclic compound, consisting of a naphthalene with positions C1 and C8 connected by an ethylene bridge.