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1

What are the ear flaps called?

Pinna

2

What are the ear holes called?

External acoustic meatus

3

What are the nose holes called?

external nares

4

What is the body region closer to the head called?

Thorax

5

What is the body region closer to the tail called?

Abdomen

6

How do you tell if the pig is a male or female?

Presence of genital papilla

7

What is the flap above the tail called [if present]?

Genital papilla

8

What is the hole below the genital papilla called?

Urogenital opening

9

What is the hole closest to the tail called?

Anus

10

What is the the bulge near a male pigs tail called?

Scrotal sac

11

What is the structure on the abdomen enclosed by skin of a male pig?

Penis

12

What is the hole located on the abdomen enclosed by skin of a male pig?

Urogenital opening

13

What is the cord located on the abdomen of the pig called?

Umbilical cord

14

What are the fingers of the pig called?

Digits

15

What joint of the pigs arms form an angle?

Elbow

16

What joint of the pigs arm is closest to the digits?

Wrist

17

What joint of the pigs legs form an angle and is closest to the digits?

Ankle

18

What joint of the pigs leg is located further from the digits on the thigh?

Knee

19

What are the nipples on a pig abdomen called?

Mammary papillae

20

What is the large almost circular muscle located on the cheek of a pig?

Masseter muscle

21

What is the triangular shaped gland ventral to the pinna in the cheek of the pig? It is the biggest of all glands

Parotid gland

22

What is the tube emerging anterio-ventrally from the largest salivary gland?

Parotid duct

23

What salivary gland is located closer to the pinna than the largest salivary gland?

Submaxillary gland

24

What is the flap projecting upwards in the back of the throat?

Epiglottis

25

What is the area inside the mouth called?

Oral cavity

26

What is the anterior roof of the mouth called?

Hard palate

27

What is the posterior roof of the mouth called?

Soft palate

28

What is the throat called?

Pharynx

29

What is the opening behind the epiglottis called?

Glottis

30

What is the large, lobed organ in the abdomen of the pig called?

Liver