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Bird Anatomy-Feather Areas
Feather Areas: Forehead, Lore, Auriculars, Supercilium, Malar Region, Throat, Side, Flank, Chest, Belly, Undertail Coverts, Uppertail Coverts, Tail, Rump, Underwing Coverts, Primaries, Secondaries, Crown, Mantle, Nape

Bird anatomy diagram-Skin Areas
Skin Areas: Outer Ear, Apteria, Pterylae, Oil Gland, Flight Feather Shafts, Podotheca, Beak

Bird Anatomy-Musculatory System
Musculatory System: Tongue, Multifidis Cervicis, Pectoralis, Supracoracoideus, Semitendinosus Flexor, Peroneus Longus, Gastrocnemius, Obliquus Abdominus Externus, Levator Caudae, Depressor Caudae, Iliotibialis, Extensors of the Digits, Muscles of the Pelvic Girdle, Muscles of the Thorax, Flexors of the Digits, Triceps Brachii, Biceps Brachii, Patagial Tendons

Bird Anatomy-Skeletal System Bones
Skeletal system: Cranium, Orbit, Hyoid, Cervical Vertebrae, Furcula, Coracoid, Sternum, Fibula, Femur, Tibiotarsus, Tarsometatarsus, Digits of the Foot, Hallux, Pygostyle, Pelvic Girdle, Ribs, Scapula, Humerus Radius, Ulna, Carpometacarpus & Digits, Premaxilla, Dentary, Patella, Caudal Vertebrae, Synsacrum, Sclerotic Ring

Bird Anatomy-Respiratory System
Respiratory System: Pharynx, Trachea, Syrinx, Bronchi, Clavicular Air Sac, Cervical Air Sac, Anterior Thoracic Air Sac, Posterior Thoracic Air Sac, Abdominal Air Sac, Lung, Nasal Cavity

Bird Anatomy-Digestive System Gizzard Crop
Digestive System: Pharynx, Esophagus, Crop, Liver, Gall Bladder, Proventriculus, Gizzard, Small Intestine, Large Intestine, Pancreas, Cloaca, Vent

Bird Anatomy-Circulatory System Arteries Veins
Circulatory System: Heart, Aorta, Pulmonary Arteries, Carotid Artery, Jugular Vein, Femoral Artery, Femoral Vein, Brachial Artery, Brachial Vein, Cranial Vena Cava, Caudal Vena Cava, Caudal & Internal Iliac Arteries, Caudal & Internal Iliac Veins

Male Urogentital System: Testis (Breeding), Testis (Non-breeding), Vas Deferens, Kidney, Ureter

Bird Anatomy-Female Urogenital Reproductive System
Female Urogenital System: Ovary, Ovum, Oviduct, Kidney, Ureter, Egg,

Bird Anatomy-Nervous System Brain Areas
Nervous System: Hippocampus, Cerebral Hemisphere, Cerebellum, Medulla Oblongata, Spinal Cord, Optic Lobe, Hypothalamus, Brachial Plexus, Lumbosacral Plexus, Eye

Bird Anatomy-Endocrine System Glands
Endocrine System: Pituitary Gland, Hypothalamus, Thymus Gland, Thyroid & Parathyroid Glands, Ultimobranchial Glands, Cloacal Bursa, Adrenal Glands, Pineal Gland

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