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They're called d- and l-isomers—d for dextro, l for levo; right and left, you see.A Feast of Demons|William Morrison
Here we have assumed the substituent groups to be alike; when they are unlike, a greater number of isomers is possible.
In the case of tetra-substituted compounds, thirty isomers are possible when all the groups are different.
The next members are the isomers anthracene and phenanthrene, C14H10, formed from three benzene nuclei.
A factor of considerable importance in determining boiling-points of isomers is the symmetry of the molecule.