SCB208 – Lab9

Learning Schedule and Objectives

WeekTopicsAssigned Reading
9Muscular System of Cat and Mink (continued)Textbook: Ch. 5: 102-146; Ch. 6: 147-169.
Lab-book: Ch. 4: 59-74; Ch. 5: 75-99.
Laboratory Specimens:
Cat and Mink specimens images
At this class students have to be able to identify: Gluteofemoral, Medial gluteal, Tensor fascia latae, Biceps femoris, Sartorius, Semimembranosus, Semitendinosus, Gracilis, Adductor femoris magnus, Adductor femoris longus, Vastus lateralis, Gastrocnemius, Tibialis anterior, Calcaneal tendon.

Important Notice

  • Bring the Laboratory Manual to every Lab class. Preview manual before lab.
  • Dissection Kit must be purchased and brought to lab starts from Lab7.
  • Shoes with open tows and slippers do not allowed in the Laboratory Room.
  • Read Biology Laboratory Safety guidelines or download Biology Lab Safety PPT.
  • Above rules may not apply to remote learning, please reach out to your instructor.
  • No makeup practical exam.


Download Lab9 PPT or View below



Mink hind limb muscle dissections

Lab Activities

Follow the review video to test yourself.