Lipids and lipid-like molecules
Fatty acids and conjugates
Intermediate Tree Nodes
Thia fatty acids
Fatty amides Primary carboxylic acid amides Ketimines Dithiocarboxylic acid esters Carbodithioic acid esters Sulfenyl compounds Monocarboxylic acids and derivatives Carboxylic acids Organic oxides Hydrocarbon derivatives Carbonyl compounds
Aliphatic homomonocyclic compounds
Thia fatty acid - Fatty amide - Carboxamide group - Ketimine - Primary carboxylic acid amide - Carbodithioic ester - Dithiocarboxylic acid ester - Sulfenyl compound - Monocarboxylic acid or derivatives - Dithiocarboxylic acid or derivatives - Carboxylic acid derivative - Carboxylic acid - Organic oxygen compound - Organosulfur compound - Organooxygen compound - Organonitrogen compound - Carbonyl group - Imine - Organic nitrogen compound - Hydrocarbon derivative - Organic oxide - Aliphatic homomonocyclic compound
This compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as thia fatty acids. These are fatty acid derivatives obtained by insertion of a sulfur atom at specific positions in the chain.