Sulcus for auditory tube

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Sulcus for auditory tube
Latin Sulcus tubae auditivae,
Sulcus tubae auditoriae
Gray's p.150
TA A02.1.05.041
FMA FMA:75761
Anatomical terms of bone

The lateral half of the great wing articulates, by means of a synchondrosis, with the petrous portion of the temporal, and between the two bones on the under surface of the skull, is a furrow, the sulcus tubæ, for the lodgement of the cartilaginous part of the auditory tube.

This article incorporates text from a public domain edition of Gray's Anatomy.