Lipids and lipid-like molecules
Intermediate Tree Nodes
Phosphoethanolamines Glycerol ethers Fatty acid methyl esters Dialkyl phosphates Methyl esters Amino acids and derivatives Monocarboxylic acids and derivatives Dialkyl ethers Primary alcohols Organic oxides Monoalkylamines Hydrocarbon derivatives Carbonyl compounds
Aliphatic acyclic compounds
Monoalkylglycerophosphoethanolamine - Phosphoethanolamine - Fatty acid ester - Glycerol ether - Fatty acid methyl ester - Dialkyl phosphate - Organic phosphoric acid derivative - Phosphoric acid ester - Alkyl phosphate - Fatty acyl - Methyl ester - Amino acid or derivatives - Carboxylic acid ester - Carboxylic acid derivative - Dialkyl ether - Ether - Monocarboxylic acid or derivatives - Organic oxide - Alcohol - Organonitrogen compound - Primary aliphatic amine - Organic nitrogen compound - Organooxygen compound - Organic oxygen compound - Primary alcohol - Carbonyl group - Primary amine - Hydrocarbon derivative - Amine - Aliphatic acyclic compound
This compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as monoalkylglycerophosphoethanolamines. These are glycerophosphoethanolamines that carry exactly one alkyl chain attached to the glycerol moiety through a ether linkage.