Lipids and lipid-like molecules
Fatty acids and conjugates
Intermediate Tree Nodes
Halogenated fatty acids
Methyl-branched fatty acids Unsaturated fatty acids Vinylogous halides Enals Alpha-halocarboxylic acids Vinyl chlorides Monocarboxylic acids and derivatives Chloroalkenes Carboxylic acids Organochlorides Organic oxides Hydrocarbon derivatives Aldehydes
Aliphatic acyclic compounds
Methyl-branched fatty acid - Branched fatty acid - Halogenated fatty acid - Unsaturated fatty acid - Alpha,beta-unsaturated aldehyde - Alpha-halocarboxylic acid - Alpha-halocarboxylic acid or derivatives - Vinylogous halide - Enal - Chloroalkene - Haloalkene - Vinyl halide - Vinyl chloride - Carboxylic acid derivative - Carboxylic acid - Monocarboxylic acid or derivatives - Aldehyde - Organohalogen compound - Organochloride - Carbonyl group - Organooxygen compound - Hydrocarbon derivative - Organic oxide - Organic oxygen compound - 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).