Semispinalis capitis
Common Name
Biventor cervicis, Complexus
Group
Neck
Whole Sale Section
Chuck
Origin
Transverse processes of five or six upper thoracic and articular processes of four lower cervical vertebrae
Insertion
Occipital bone between superior and inferior nuchal lines.
Action
Rotates head and draws it backward
Innervation
Dorsal primary rami of cervical spinal nerves
Blood Supply
Deep cervical artery, intercostal, and vertebral arteries
Retail Cuts
Beef Chuck Chuck Eye Roll, Beef Chuck Chuck Roll