The latissimus dorsi is the larger, flat, dorso-lateral muscle on the trunk, posterior to the arm, and partly covered by the trapezius on its median dorsal region. [WP,unvetted]. [ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Latissimus_dorsi_muscle ]

This is just here as a test because I lose it

Term information

Subsets

uberon_slim, efo_slim, pheno_slim

plural term
latissimi dorsi
comment
  • Dorsal group[Kardong]
definition
  • The latissimus dorsi is the larger, flat, dorso-lateral muscle on the trunk, posterior to the arm, and partly covered by the trapezius on its median dorsal region. [WP,unvetted].
depicted by
  • https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/7/7d/Latissimus_dorsi.png
has exact synonym
  • latissimus dorsi
  • dorsal latissimus muscle
  • musculus latissimus dorsi
  • latissimi dorsi
has related synonym
  • musculus latissimus dorsi
id
  • UBERON:0001112
taxon notes
  • In humans it inserts along a roughened line deep in the groove. In other mammals (most, I believe) it is an actual projection, the latissimus dorsi process [FEED:rd] [https://github.com/obophenotype/uberon/issues/1192]