Exercise Physiology

Muscular System Diagram Posterior (Back) View

This muscular system diagram shows the major muscle groups from the back or posterior view.

To see a muscular system picture from the anterior (front) view click here.

Muscular system diagram
  1. Occipitalis
  2. Semispinalis Capitis
  3. Splenius Capitis
  4. Sternocleidomastoid
  5. Trapezius
  6. Deltiod
  7. Teres Minor
  8. Teres Major
  9. Triceps Brachii
  10. Latissimus Dorsi
  11. Brachioradialis
  12. Extensor Carpi Radialis Longus
  13. Anconeus
  14. Extensor Carpi Radialis Brevis
  15. Extensor Digitorum
  16. Flexor Carpi Ulnaris
  17. Extensor Carpi Ulnaris
  18. Erector Spinae
  19. Internal & External Oblique
  20. Gluteus Medius & Gluteus Minimus (underneath Gluteus Medius)
  21. Gluteus Maximus
  22. Vastus Lateralis
  23. Gracilis
  24. Adductor Magnus
  25. Biceps Femoris
  26. Semitendinosus
  27. Semimembranosus
  28. Gastocnemius
  29. Soleus
  30. Peroneus Longus
  31. Flexor Digitorum Longus
  32. Extensor Digitorum Longus

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