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Pelvic girdle

pelvic girdle

The bony ring formed by the hip bones and the sacrum, to which the lower limbs are attached.

Synonym: cingulum membri inferioris.

shoulder girdle, the bony ring, incomplete behind, that serves for the attachment and support of the upper limbs. It is formed by the manubrium sterni, the clavicles, and the scapulae.

Synonym: cingulum membri superioris, pectoral girdle, thoracic girdle. The structure of the vertebrate skeleton supporting the lower limbs in humans and the hind limbs or corresponding parts in other vertebrates.The skeletal structure of the hip area connecting the torso to the lower limbs of vertebrates.

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Skeletal System (Joints w/ Girdles)

... Joints, Hinge Joints, and Pivot Joints associated with the bones of the Pelvic Girdle and legs the same order for the Pectoral (shoulder) Girdle? I have exhausted Google ...

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by Shaidester
Sun May 01, 2011 10:35 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Skeletal System (Joints w/ Girdles)
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Frog Skeleton Help

... Neutral canal Pozngopophysis Neutral Spine Tranverse Process Pelvic Girdle Allson Leadmon Pudisynaphsia Pectoral Girdle Suprascapula Scapula Clavicle Sternum Epidernum ...

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by jemokn
Mon Sep 15, 2008 1:58 pm
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Frog Skeleton Help
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Bone ID

Yeah, that's avian pelvic girdle ;)

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by Dr.Stein
Fri Mar 16, 2007 2:17 am
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Bone ID
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Nice pictures of a bird pelvic girdle.

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by virginia_malone
Thu Mar 15, 2007 5:45 pm
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Bone ID
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What is this? REWARD!!!

Actually, it looks very much like the pelvic girdle of a bird. I'm pretty sure thats what it is

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by PatriotUSA
Wed Oct 26, 2005 4:02 pm
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: What is this? REWARD!!!
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