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what is the typical number of segments that unite to form the adult cocyx

4 segments


what bony features are present on the coccyx

all segments are represented by a "vertebral body; in addition, Co1 has a coccygeal cornu and transverse process


what is the homolog of the superior articular process and facet on Co1

coccygeal cornu


what feature is present at the top of the manubrium sterni

jugular notch (suprasternal notch)


what is the name given to the articular site at the superolateral margin of the manubrium sterni

clavicular notch


what names are given to the articular sites for the joint with the first and second rib

costal notch I for the first rib costal cartilage
costal notch II for the second rib costal cartilage