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Muscle Orig/Inserts

BIO 208: A&P - Muscle Origins and Insertions

MuscleOrigin & Insertion
Masseter Origin: Zygomatic Arch Insertion: Mandible
Temporalis Origin: Temporal Insertion: Mandible
Sternocleidomastoid Origin: Sternum Insertion: Temporal
Splenius Capitus Origin: Cervical/Thoracic Vertabrae Insertion: Occipital and Temporal
Exterior Intercostals Origin: Lower border of ribs Insertion: Upper border of ribs
Interior Intercostals Origin: Upper border of ribs Insertion: Lower border of ribs
Rectus Abdominus Origin: Pubis Insertion: Xiphoid process
External Oblique Origin: Ribs 5-12 Insertion: Ilium
Internal Oblique Origin: Ilium Insertion: Ribs 8-12
Transverse Abdominus Origin: Ilium Insertion: Pubis
Pectoralis Minor Origin: Ribs 3,4, and 5 Insertion: Scapula
Serratus Anterior Origin: Ribs 1-8 Insertion: Scapula
Trapezius Origin: Cervical/Thoracic Vertebrae Insertion: Scapula
Levator Scapulae Origin: Occipital; Cervical/thoracic vertebrae Insertion: Scapula
Rhomboids Origin: Cervical/Thoracic Vertebrae Insertion: Scapula
Pectoralis Major Origin: Sternum Insertion: Humerus
Latissimus Dorsi Origin: Thoracic-sacral vertebrae Insertion: Humerus
Deltoid Origin: Scapula Insertion: Humerus
Subscapularius Origin: Scapula Insertion: Humerus
Intraspinatus Origin: Scapula Insertion: Humerus
Teres Minor Origin: Scapula Insertion: Humerus
Teres Major Origin: Scapula Insertion: Humerus
Triceps Brachii Origin: Humerus Insertion: Ulna
Biceps Brachii Origin: Scapula Insertion: Radius
Brachialis Origin: Humerus Insertion: Ulna
Adductors Origin: Pubis Insertion: Femur
Tensor Fasciae Latae Origin: Ilium Insertion: Tibia
Gluteus Maximus Origin: Coccyx Insertion: Femur
Gluteus Medius Origin: Ilium Insertion: Femur
Biceps Femoris Origin: Ischium Insertion: Tibia and Fibula
Semitendinosus Origin: Ischium Insertion: Tibia
Semimembranosus Origin: Ischium Insertion: Tibia
Sartorius Origin: Ilium Insertion: Tibia
Gracilis Origin: Pubis Insertion: Tibia
Rectus Femorus Origin: Ilium Insertion: Tibia
Vastus Lateralis Origin: Femur Insertion: Tibia
Vastus Medialis Origin: Femur Insertion: Tibia
Vastus Intermedius Origin: Femur Insertion: Tibia
Tibalis Anterior Origin: Tibia Insertion: 1st Metatarsal
Gastronemius Origin: Femur Insertion: Calcaneus
Soleus Origin: Fibula/Tibia Insertion: Calcaneus
Created by: nke1992



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