Illustrated anatomical parts with images from e-Anatomy and descriptions of anatomical structures
General Anatomy >
Bones; Skeletal system >
Axial skeleton >
Vertebral column >
Cervical vertebrae [C I-C VII] >
Atlas [C I] >
Posterior arch of atlas >
The posterior arch ends behind in the posterior tubercle, which is the rudiment of a spinous process and gives origin to the Recti capitis posteriores minores.
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