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Function Raises eyebrows

Origin Skin of Eyebrow

Insertion Occipital Bone
Frontal Muscle
Function Closes eye

Origin Maxilla & Frontal Bone

Insertion Maxilla & Frontal Bone
Orbicularis oculi
Function Draws lips together

Origin Encircles lips

Insertion Encircles lips
Obicularis oris
Function Smile

Origin Zygomatic

Insertion Angle of mouth & upper lip
Zygomaticus
Function Closes jaw

Origin Zygomatic arch

Insertion Mandible
Masseter
Function Closes jaw

Origin Temporal region

Insertion Mandible
Temporal Muscle
Function Rotate & Flex head

Origin Sternum & clavicle

Insertion Mastoid process
Sternocleidomastoid
Function Extend head & neck

Origin Skull & upper vertebrae

Insertion Clavicle
Trapezius
Function Adduct & flex upper arm

Origin Sternum, clavicle & rib
cartilage

Insertion Humerus
Pectoralis major
Function Adduct & extend the upper
arm

Origin Vertebrae & ilium

Insertion Humerus
Latissimus dorsi
Function abduct upper arm

Origin clavicle & scapula

Insertion humerus
Deltoid
Function Flex lower arm

Origin Scapula

Insertion Radius
Biceps brachii
Function Extend the lower arm

Origin Scapula & humerus

Insertion Ulna
Triceps brachii
Function Compress abdomen

Origin Lower thoracic cage

Insertion Midline of abdomen
External oblique
Function Compresses abdomen

Origin Pelvis

Insertion Midline of abdomen
Internal oblique
Function Compresses abdomen

Origin Ribs, vertebrae & pelvis

Insertion Midline of abdomen
Transversus abdominis
Function Flexes trunk

Origin Lower rib cage

Insertion Pubis
Rectus abdominis
Function Flex thigh or trunk

Origin Ilium & vertebrae

Insertion Femur
Iliopsoas
Function Flex thigh or rotate lower
leg

Origin Ilium

Insertion Tibia
Sartorius
Function Extends thigh

Origin Ilium, sacrum & coccyx

Insertion Femur
Gluteus maximus
Function Adduct thigh

Origin Pubis

Insertion Femur
Pectineus
Function Adduct thigh

Origin Pubis

Insertion Femur
Adductor longus
Function Adduct thigh

Origin Pubis

Insertion Tibia
Gracilis
Pectineus
Adductor longus
Gracilis
Adductor Muscles of the Thigh
Biceps femoris
Semimembranosus
Semitendinosus
Hamstring Muscles
Function Flex the lower leg

Origin Ischium & Femur

Insertion Fibula
Biceps femoris
Function Flex lower leg

Origin Ischium

Insertion Tibia
Semitendinosus
Function Flex lower leg

Origin Ischium

Insertion Tibia
Semimembranosus
Rectus femoris
Vastus lateralis
Vastus intermedius
Vastus medialus
Quadriceps Muscle Group
Function Extend lower leg

Origin Ilium

Insertion Tibia
Rectus femoris
Function Extend lower leg

Origin Femus

Insertion Tibia
Vastus lateralis
Function Extend lower leg

Origin Femus

Insertion Tibia
Vastus intermedius
Function Extend lower leg

Origin Femus

Insertion Tibia
Vastus medialus
Function Dorsiflexes foot

Origin Tibia

Insertion Metatarsals
Tibialis anterior
Function Plantar flexes the foot

Origin Tibia & fibula

Insertion Tarsal & metatarsal
Peroneus longus & brevis
Function Plantar flexes the foot

Origin Tibia & fibula

Insertion Calcaneus
Soleus
Function Plantar flexes the foot

Origin Femur

Insertion Calcaneus
Gastrocnemius
Ilium Rectus femoris

Femur Vastus lateralis,
intermedius, medialus
Origins of the Quadricep Muscles
Fibula Biceps femoris

Tibia Semitendinosus,
Semimembranosus
Insertions of Hamstring muscles