Lipids and lipid-like molecules
Steroids and steroid derivatives
Intermediate Tree Nodes
Ergosterols and derivatives
Aliphatic homopolycyclic compounds
Ergosterol-skeleton - Hydroxysteroid - 3-hydroxysteroid - 3-hydroxy-delta-5-steroid - Delta-5-steroid - Cyclic alcohol - Secondary alcohol - Hydroperoxide - Alkyl hydroperoxide - Peroxol - Organic oxygen compound - Hydrocarbon derivative - Organooxygen compound - Alcohol - 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.