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Major Muscles of Ant. Body
Major Muscles of Post. Body
Abductor Digiti Minimi
Abductor Pollicis Brevis
Abductor Pollicis Longus
Adductor Pollicis
Biceps Brachii
Extensor Carpi Radialis Brevis
Extensor Carpi Radialis Longus
Extensor Carpi Ulnaris
Extensor Digiti Minimi
Extensor Digitorum
Extensor Indicis
Extensor Pollicis Brevis
Extensor Pollicis Longus
Flexor Carpi Radialis
Flexor Carpi Ulnaris
Flexor Digitorum Profundus
Flexor Digiti Minimi Brevis
Flexor Digitorum Superficialis
Flexor Pollicis Brevis
Flexor Pollicis Longus
Interosseous Muscles
Latissimus Dorsi
Levator Scapulae
Opponens Digiti Minimi
Opponens Pollicis
Palmaris Longus
Pectoralis Major
Pectoralis Minor
Pronator Quadratus
Pronator Teres
Rhomboid Major and Minor
Teres Major
Teres Minor
Triceps Brachii


Teres Major

Origin Dorsal surface of inferior angle of scapula
Insertion Medial lip of intertubercular groove of humerus
Action Adducts and medially rotates arm
Innervation Lower subscapular nerve (C6 and C7)
Subscapular and circumflex scapular arteries
Teres Major- Posterior
The Teres Major - Posterior View
Teres Major - Anterior
The Teres Major - Anterior View
Teres Major
Posterior view showing the relations between teres major muscle (in red) and the other muscles connecting the upper extremity to the vertebral column.
Arm Muscle of the Back
Muscles on the dorsum of the scapula, and the Triceps brachii muscle:
3. Latissimus dorsi muscle
5. Teres major muscle
6. Teres minor muscle
7. Supraspinatus muscle
8. Infraspinatus muscle
13. long head of Triceps brachii muscle

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