Flashcards in Common anatomical tearms for sheep Ch 4 Deck (31):
mass of connective tissue, muscle, and fat covering the cranioventral part of the ruminant chest between the forelegs.
third and fourth metacarpal (metatarsal) of the ruminant ( not commonly used); also called the shin bone
distal interphalangeal joint (joint between the short pastern and coffin bones (phalanges II and III respectively)) in ungulates.
dorsal margin of the neck
accessory claw of the ruminant foot that projects caudally from the fetlock
solid part of the tail
forelimb joint formed by distal humerus, proximal radius, and proximal ulna
metacarpophalangeal and metatarsophalangeal joint (joint between the cannon bone and the long pastern bone (phalanx I)) in ungulates
side of the body between the ribs and the ilium
part of the foreleg supported by the radius and ulna, between the elbow and knee
region of the head between the eyes and ears
circumference of the chest just caudal to the shoulders and cranial to the back
caudal regions of the hoof that has an area of soft tissue called bulbs
tarsal joint; also called tarsus
hard covering of the digits in ungualates
hard, horny outer layer of the covering of the digits in ungulates
carpus in ungulates
lumbar region of the back, between the thorax and pelvis
two nostrils (including the skin and fascia) and the muscles of the upper and lower lip.
hollow area of the flank whose boundaries are the transverse processes of the lumbar vertebrae (dorsally) the last rib (cranially)
proximal interphalangeal joint (joint between the long and short pastern bones (phalanges I and II, respectively)) in ungulates.
pertaining to the foot
top of the head; occiput; nuchal crest.
sacral to tailhead region of the back
region around the large joint between the humerus and scapula.
palmar or plantar surface of the hoof; bottom of the hoof.
femorotibial and femoropatellar joint in quadrupeds.
base of the tail where it connects to the body
nipple of mamary gland
cranial end of the hoof