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1

ligament located on front of bodies from atlas to occiput

anterior longitudinal ligament (ALL) aka anterior atlanto occipital lig

2

ligament located on back of vertebral bodies from axis to occiput

posterior longitudinal ligament (PLL) aka membrana tectoria

3

ligament from lamina to lamina

ligamentum flava

4

ligament between SPs

interspinous

5

interspinous ligament is thickest where

lumbars

6

ligament from spinous process to spinous process C7 to occiput

ligamentum nuchae

7

ligament from spinous process to spinous process

supraspinous

8

holds dens in fovea dentis of atlas (across posterior dens)

transverse ligament

9

ligament from body of C2 to occiput

cruciform

10

from sides of dens to occiput aka check ligament (limits rotation)

alar

11

ligament from tip of dens to rim of the occiput

apical dental

12

toothed, ligament that anchors the spinal cord to the bony vertebral canal

denticulate