Lipids and lipid-like molecules
Intermediate Tree Nodes
Aliphatic homomonocyclic compounds
Retinoid skeleton - Diterpenoid - N-acyl-amine - Secondary carboxylic acid amide - Carboxamide group - Carboxylic acid derivative - Organic nitrogen compound - Organic oxygen compound - Organic oxide - Hydrocarbon derivative - Organooxygen compound - Organonitrogen compound - Carbonyl group - Aliphatic homomonocyclic compound
This compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as retinoids. These are oxygenated derivatives of 3,7-dimethyl-1-(2,6,6-trimethylcyclohex-1-enyl)nona-1,3,5,7-tetraene and derivatives thereof.