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TableĀ 1 Lipid categories, their classes and the structure of representative of each lipid category

From: Lipidomics unveils the complexity of the lipidome in metabolic diseases

Category Class
Fatty acyls [FA]
Fatty acids and conjugates
Octadecnoids
Eicosanoids
Docosanoids
Fatty alcohols
Fatty aldehydes
Fatty esters
Fatty amides
Fatty nitriles
Fatty ethers
Hydrocarbons
Oxygenated hydrocarbons
Fatty acyl glycosides
Other fatty acyls
Glycerolipids [GL]
Monoradylglycerols
Diradylglycerols
Triradylglycerols
Glycosylmonoradylglycerols
Glycosyldiradylglycerols
Other glycolipids
Glycerophospholipids [GP]
Glycerophosphocholines
Glycerophosphoethanolamines
Glycerophosphoserines
Glycerophosphoglycerols
Glycerophosphoglycerophosphates
Glycerophosphoinositols
Glycerophosphoinositol monophosphates
Glycerophosphoinositol bisphosphates
Glycerophosphoinositol trisphosphates
Glycerophosphates
Glyceropyrophosphates
Glycerophosphoglycerophosphoglycerols
CDP-glycerols
Glycosylglycerophospholipids
Glycerophosphoinositolglycans
Glycerophosphonocholines
Glycerophosphonoethanolamines
Di-glycerol tetraether phospholipids (caldarchaeols)
Glycerol-nonitol tetraether phospholipids
Oxidized glycerophospholipids
Other glycerophospholipids
Sphingolipids [SP]
Sphingoid bases
Ceramides
Phosphosphingolipids
Phosphonosphingolipids
Neutral glycosphingolipids
Acidic glycosphingolipids
Basic glycosphingolipids
Amphoteric glycosphingolipids
Arsenosphingolipids
Other sphingolipids
Sterol Lipids [ST]
Sterols
Steroids
Secosteroids
Bile acids and derivatives
Steroid conjugates
Other sterol lipids
Prenol Lipids [PR]
Isoprenoids
Quinones and hydroquinones
Polyprenols
Hopanoids
Other prenol lipids
Saccharolipids [SL]
Acylaminosugars
Acylaminosugar glycans
Acyltrehaloses
Acyltrehalose glycans
Other acyl sugars
Other saccharolipids
Polyketides [PK]
Linear polyketides
Halogenated acetogenins
Annonaceae acetogenins
Macrolides and lactone polyketides
Ansamycins and related polyketides
Polyenes
Linear tetracyclines
Angucyclines
Polyether antibiotics
Aflatoxins and related substances
Cytochalasins
Flavonoids
Aromatic polyketides
Non-ribosomal peptide/polyketide hybrids
Phenolic lipids
Other polyketides