Lipids and lipid-like molecules
Intermediate Tree Nodes
Long-chain fatty alcohols
Aliphatic acyclic compounds
Long chain fatty alcohol - Secondary alcohol - Organic oxygen compound - Hydrocarbon derivative - Organooxygen compound - Alcohol - Aliphatic acyclic compound
This compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as long-chain fatty alcohols. These are fatty alcohols that have an aliphatic tail of 13 to 21 carbon atoms.