Left parietal bone. Outer surface.
Side view of the skull. (Temporal lines are slightly above tip of arrow.)
|Anatomical terms of bone|
Crossing the middle of the parietal bone in an arched direction are two curved lines, the superior and inferior temporal lines; the former gives attachment to the temporal fascia, and the latter indicates the upper limit of the muscular origin of the Temporalis.
- #17 and #18 (source here)
- Anatomy diagram: 34256.000-2 at Roche Lexicon - illustrated navigator, Elsevier
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