Lipids and lipid-like molecules
Steroids and steroid derivatives
Intermediate Tree Nodes
Ergosterols and derivatives
Aliphatic homopolycyclic compounds
Ergosterol-skeleton - Oxosteroid - 3-oxosteroid - 3-oxo-delta-7-steroid - 3-oxo-delta-5-steroid - Delta-7-steroid - Delta-5-steroid - Cyclic ketone - Ketone - Organic oxygen compound - Organic oxide - Hydrocarbon derivative - Organooxygen compound - Carbonyl group - Aliphatic homopolycyclic compound
This compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as ergosterols and derivatives. These are steroids containing ergosta-5,7,22-trien-3beta-ol or a derivative thereof, which is based on the 3beta-hydroxylated ergostane skeleton.