Scapulae

Some articles on scapulae:

Oracle Bone - Archaeological Evidence of Pre-Anyang Pyromancy
... The use of heat to crack scapulae (pyro-scapulimancy) originated in ancient China, the earliest evidence of which extends back to the 4th millennium BCE, with archaeological finds from Liaoning, but these were ... In Neolithic China at a variety of sites, the scapulae of cattle, sheep, pigs and deer used in pyromancy have been found, and the practice appears to have become quite ... Scapulae were unearthed along with smaller numbers of pitless plastrons in the Nánguānwài (南關外) stage at Zhengzhou, Henan scapulae as well as ...
Levator Scapulae Muscle - Evolutionary Variation
... Levator scapulae forms part of the latter group together with rhomboid major, rhomboid minor, serratus anterior, and trapezius ... primates it has evolved into two separate muscles — serratus anterior and levator scapulae — by concentration of the proximal and distal fibers and progressive reduction of the intermediate fibers ... concerned with the cranial displacement of the scapula became the levator scapulae ...
Rear Delt Raise - Transverse Forms
... During the transverse lifts, the scapulae will also articulate and adduct/retract as the weights lift, then abduct/protract as the weights are lowered ... Some lifters will retract the scapulae and hold them there, as opposed to letting them protract, to get a better stretch in the posterior deltoid ... Muscles that retract the scapulae include the rhomboid muscle and the trapezius muscle ...
Trapezius Muscle
... Its functions are to move the scapulae and support the arm ... which supports the weight of the arm the intermediate region (transverse part), which retracts the scapulae and the inferior region (ascending part), which medially ...
Pulldown Exercise - Muscles - Scapular
... Muscles that attach to and depress the scapulae include the lower trapezius muscle and the pectoralis minor ... works in conjunction with the rhomboid muscle and levator scapulae to perform downward rotation of the scapulae ... Muscles which attach to the scapulae that adduct and extend the arm include the posterior deltoid muscles, the teres major, and minor stabilizing contribution from some rotor cuff muscles (infraspina ...