Bones of the Head - Atlas of Anatomy - Atlas of Anatomy, is the essential resource for anyone studying gross anatomy. This atlas guides you step-by-step through each region of the body, helping you master the details of anatomy.
Take a Look at the Structure and Functions of the Sphenoid Bone
Sphenoid Bone The sphenoid bone is located at the base of the skull and behind the eye socket.sphenoid-bone This bone is a wedge-like bone located in front of the temporal bone and is one of several bones that form the eye socket (orbit). The sphenoid bone is divided into 6 portions, the body of the bone, two greater wings, two lesser wings, and the pterygoid proccesses. Interestingly, the sphenoid bone's shape can be compared to the shape of a butterfly or bat. See the image to the side to