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masseter

insertion: mandible
origin: edge of ear
action: elevates mandible

dorsalis scapulae

insertion: humerus
origin: scapula
action: extends arm

coccygeo-iliacus

insertion: ilium
origin: urostyle
action: approximates urostyle with ilium

gluteus

insertion: femur
origin:pelvic girdle
action: rotates thigh laterally

semimembranosus

insertion: tibiofibula
origin: pelvic girdle
action: extends thigh, flexes knee

rectus anticus femoris

insertion: vastus internus
origin: pelvic girdle
action: flexes thigh, extends leg

vastus externus

insertion: vastus internus
origin: acetabulum
action: flexes thigh, extends leg

vastus internus

insertion: tibiofibula
origin: pelvic girdle
action: fexes thigh, extends leg

latissimus dorsi

insertion: humerus
origin: ventral surface of dorsal fascia
action: rotates arm

mylohyoid

insertion: symphysis of mandible
origin:superior medial surface of mandilbe
action: raises floor of mouth

deltoid

insertion: humerus
origin: shoulder girdle
action: draws arm forward

external oblique

insertion: shoulder girdle
origin: scapula, spinous processes of vertebrae
action: supports and tenses abdomen

adductor longus

insertion: femur
origin: pelvic girdle
action: adducts thigh

adductor magnus

insertion: femur
origin: pelvic girdle
action: adducts thigh and leg

sartorius

insertion: tibiofibula
origin: pelvic girdle
action: flexes thigh at hip, flexes leg

gracilis minor

insertion: end of tibiofibula
origin: pelvic girdle
action: flexes knee, extends thigh

gracilis major

insertion:end of tibiofibula
origin: pelvic girdle
action: flexes knee, extends thigh

gastrocnemius

insertion: achiles tendon
origin: femur
action: flexes knee and toes

pectoralis 1

insertion: humerus
origin: medial coracoid
action: adducts and flexes arm and rotates it medially

pectoralis 2

insertion: humerus
origin: medial coracoid
action: adducts and flexes arm and rotates it medially

pectoralis 3

insertion: humerus
origin: medial coracoid
action: adducts and flexes arm and rotates it medially

rectus abdominis

insertion: shoulder girdle
origin: pelvic girdle
action: depresses sternum

internal oblique

insertion: shoulder girdle
origin: scapula, spinous processes of vertebrae
action:supports/tenses abdomen

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