Skeleton bones

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niles north anatomy

Atlas

the 1st cervical vertebra

Axis

the 2nd cervical vertebra

Coccyx

the end of the vertebral column in humans and tailless apes

Costal Cartilage

the cartilages that connect the sternum and the ends of the ribs

Frontal Skull

forms the forehead and upper part of the eye structure

Mandible

lower jaw, carries lower teeth and chin

Nasal

an elongated rectangular bone that forms the bridge of the nose

Occipital

Back of the head, Back of Skull

Parietal

Top of Skull

False Ribs

last 5 pairs of ribs; attach indirectly to sternum

Floating Ribs

last two pairs of ribs; do not attach to sternum

True Ribs

top 7 pairs of ribs that attach directly to the sternum by costal cartilage

Sacrum

wedge-shaped bone consisting of five fused vertebrae forming the posterior part of the pelvis

Body Sternum

the bony structure that forms the middle portion of the sternum

Manubrium Sternum

top of the breastbone

Xyphoid process

The lower part of the sternum that project downward to the point where the sternum meets the lower ribs.

Temporal

Side of skull

Cervical Vertebrae

first set of seven bones, forming the neck

Thoracic Vertebrae

second set of 12 vertebrae; they articulate with the 12 pairs of ribs to form the outward curve of the spine

Lumbar Vertebrae

vertebrae of the lower back region

Zygomatic

cheek bone

Femur

Upper Leg Bone

Patella

a small flat triangular bone in front of the knee that protects the knee joint

Calcaneus

heel bone

Pelvis

the structure of the vertebrate skeleton supporting the lower limbs in humans and the hind limbs or corresponding parts in other vertebrates

Clavicle

collar bone

Carpals

wrist bones

Metacarpals

Bones of the hand

Phalanges(Hand)

finger bones

Radius

lower arm bone thumb side

Scapula

shoulder blade

Ilium pelvis

upper portion of the hipbone; (rest hands on)

Ischium pelvis

rear portion of the pelvis on which one sits down on

Metatarsals

foot bones

Phalanges (Foot)

toe bones

Humerus

Upper Arm Bone

Tibia

the inner and thicker of the two bones of the human leg between the knee and ankle

Fibula

the outer and thinner of the two bones of the human leg between the knee and ankle

Tarsals

ankle bones

Ulna

bone of the lower arm (pinky side)

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