** Extrinsic Eye Muscles

Cuesta College-Human Anatomy (BIO 205)-Fall 2010-Dr. S. Sachs, Instructor
superior rectus
(1) elevates eye and turns it medially
lateral rectus
(2) moves eye laterally
Inferior Oblique
(3) elevates eye/ turns it laterally
Inferior Rectus
(4) depresses and adducts the eye
Medial Rectus
(5) moves eye medially
Superior Oblique
(6) depresses eye and turns it laterally
(7) acts as pulley for the Superior Oblique