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Unformatted text preview: The sternum consists of the manubrium, body, and xiphoid process. Appendicular Skeleton The appendicular skeleton consists of the bones of the upper and lower limbs and their girdles. Pectoral Girdle The pectoral girdle includes the scapula and clavicle. Upper Limb The upper limb consists of the arm (humerus), forearm (ulna and radius), wrist (eight carpal bones), and hand (five metacarpals, three phalanges in each finger, and two phalanges in the thumb). Pelvic Girdle The pelvic girdle is made up of the sacrum and two coxae. Each coxa consists of an ilium, ischium, and pubis. Lower Limb The lower limb includes the thigh (femur), leg (tibia and fibula), ankle (seven tarsals), and foot (metatarsals and phalanges, similar to the bones in the hand)....
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This note was uploaded on 12/04/2011 for the course ANTHRO 2000 taught by Professor Monicaoyola during the Fall '10 term at Broward College.
- Fall '10