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MUSCLES OF THE HEAD, FACE, MASTICATION, AND TOUNNGE MOVEMENT.
ORBICULARIS OCULI
BLINKING, SQUINTING, DRAWS EYEBROWS DOWN.
ORBICULARIS ORIS
CLOSES AND PURSES LIPS.
BUCCINATOR
DRAWS CORNER OF MOUTH LATERALLY.
MASSETER
ELEVATES MANDIBLE.
FRONTALIS
RAISES EYEBROWS & WRINKLES FOREHEAD.
TEMPORALIS
CLOSES, ELEVATES, AND RETRACTS MANDIBLE.
ZYGOMATIC MAJOR/MINOR
RAISES FORMER OF MOUTH UPWARD, SMILING MUSCLE.
PLASTYMA
TENSES SKIN NECK, HELPS DEPRESS MANDIBLE.
* DIGASTRIC
   (2 BELLIES)
ELEVATES HYOID BONE.
STYLOHYOID
ELEVATES AND RETRACTS HYOID.
MYLOHYOID
ELEVATES HYOID BONE  AND FLOOR OF MOUTH.
STERNOHYOID
DEPRESSES LARYNX AND HYOID BONE.
STERNOTHYROID
PULLS THYROID CARTILAGE INFERIORLY.
OMOHYOID
DEPRESSES AND RETRACTS HYOID BONE.
THYROHYOID
DEPRESSES HYOID AND ELEVATES LARYNX.
STERNOCLEIDOMASTOID
ACTIVE HEAD FLEXION AND ROTATION.
* ILIOCOSTALIS 
   (PART OF THE ERECTOR GROUP)
EXTENDS VERTEBRAL COLUMN.
*  LONGISSIMUS
    (PART OF THE ERECTOR GROUP)
EXTENDS VERTEBRAL COLUMN.
*  SPINALIS
    (PART OF THE ERECTOR GROUP)
EXTENDS VERTEBRAL COLUMN.
EXTERNAL INTERCOSTALS
PULLS RIBS TOGETHER.
INTERNAL INTERCOSTALS
DRAWS RIBS TOGETHER.
DIAPHRAGM
INSPIRATION, EXPANSION OF THORACIC CAVITY.
TRAPEZIUS
STABILIZES, RAISES, RETRACTS, AND ROTATES SCAPULA.
*  LEVATOR SCAPULAE
ELEVATES/ADDUCTS SCAPULA
*  RHOMBOID MINOR
ACTS WITH RHOMBOID MAJOR TO RETRACT SCAPULLA.
*  RHOMBOID MAJOR
ACTS WITH RHOMBOID MINOR TO RETRACT SCAPULLA.
LATISSIMUS DORSI
PRIME MOVER OF ARM EXTENSION, POWERFUL ARM ADDUCTOR, MEDIAL ROTATION OF ARM AT SHOULDER.
SUBSCAPULARIS
(ROTATOR CUFF)
CHIEFS MEDIAL ROTATOR OF HUMEROUS, STABILIZES SHOULDER JOINT.
SUPRASPINATUS
(ROTATOR CUFF)
STABILIZES SHOULDER JOINT.
INFRASPINATUS
(ROTATOR CUFF)
STABILIZES SHOULDER JOINT, LATERAL ROTATION OF SHOULDER.
TERES MINOR
(ROTATOR CUFF)
STABILIZES SHOULDER JOINT, LATERAL ROTATION OF SHOULDER.
TERES MAJOR
MEDIAL ROTATION, HUMEROUS ADDUCTION.
MUSCLES OF THE ABDOMINAL WALL AND CHEST.
SERRATUS ANTERIOR
PROTACTS AND HOLD SCAPULA AGAINST CHEST WALL.
RECTUS ABDOMINIS
FLEXES VERTEBRAL COLUMN OR TRUNK.
TRANSVERSE ABDOMINIS
(FIBERS RUN SIDEWAYS)
COMPRESSION OF ABDOMINAL CONTENTS.
INTERNAL OBLIQUE
(BACK POCKET)
COMPRESSION AND FLEXION OF VERTEBRAL COLUMN.
EXTERNAL OBLIQUE
(FRONT POCKET)
COMPRESSION, FLEXION OF TRUNK.
PECTORALIS MAJOR
ADDUCTION OF ARM, SOME MEDIAL ROTATION.
PECTORALIS MINOR
DRAWS SCAPULA DOWN OR RIB CAGE UP.
DELTOID
PRIME MOVER OF ARM ABDUCTION.
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