Skull Anterior View


1. Frontal

2. Inferior nasal concha

3. Lacrimal

4. Mandible

5. Maxilla

6. Nasal

7. Parietal

8. Sphenoid

9. Temporal

10. Vomer

11. Zygomatic


12. Inferior orbital fissure

13. Infra-orbital foramen of maxilla

14. Lacrimal canal

15. Mental foramen of mandible

16. Optic canal of sphenoid

17. Superior orbital fissure

18. Supra-orbital foramen of frontal bone


19. Anterior nasal spine of maxilla

20. Mandibular alveolus

21. Maxillary alveolus

22. Perpendicular plate of ethmoid

23. Ramus of mandible

24. Supra-orbital notch of frontal bone

25. Zygomatic process of maxilla

Mandibular AlveolusLateral View Temporal Bone

Figure 2-2

Skull: Lateral View

Figure 2-2

Skull: Lateral View



23. Foramen magnum of occipital

1. Frontal

12. Coronal


2. Lacrimal

13. Frontozygomatic

24. Frontal process of zygomatic bone

3. Mandible

14. Lambdoid

25. Lacrimal groove

4. Maxilla

15. Sagittal

26. Mandibular alveolus of mandible

5. Nasal

16. Squamous

27. Mandibular notch

6. Occipital

17. Temporozygomatic

28. Mastoid process of temporal bone

7. Parietal

29. Maxillary alveolus of maxilla

8. Sphenoid (greater wing)


30. Mental foramen of mandible

9. Temporal

18. Angle of mandible

31. Styloid process of temporal bone

10. Wormian (small bones between

19. Anterior nasal spine of maxilla

32. Temporal process of zygomatic


20. Condylar process of mandible


11. Zygomatic

21. Coronoid process of mandible

33. Zygomatic arch

22. External acoustic meatus of

34. Zygomatic process of temporal

temporal bone


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  • gloria
    What is the function of vomer bone?
    8 years ago

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