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Rectangular

Straight fibers, with or without intersection
1. Sartorius
2. Rectus abdominis

2

Rhomboid

Angular fibers
1. Intercostal
2. Masseter
3. Rhomboids

3

Fusiform

Fibers tapering to a narrow end
1. Brachialis
2. Gastrocnemius

4

Digastric

Two bellies with an intermediate tendon
1. Omohyoid
2. Occipito-frontalis

5

Pennate

Like a feather
1. Unipennate- peroneus longus
2. Bipennate- rectus femoris
3. Multipennate- deltoid

6

Sphincteric

Circular muscle
1. Anal
2. Urinary sphincters

7

Fan-shaped

Fibers radiating from a point
1. Pectoralis major and minor
2. Temporalis