Buzzards are common near where I live because they like to live in pheasant woods. They are also one of the birds I have seen very close up because in October 2010 I found an ill buzzard in the pheasant woods which we took home for the SSPCA to take into their animal hospital.
Shoulders and chest (sternum and pectoral girdle)
The wing bones
The hips (pelvic girdle)
The leg bones
Now a bit of a moan
In other tetrapods it joins the scapula to the front end of the sternum and has a notch on the dorsal surface which, along with a similar notch on the ventral surface of the scapula, forms the socket in which the proximal end of the humerus (upper arm bone) is located. The acrocoracoid process is an expansion adjacent to this contact surface, to which the shoulderward end of the biceps brachiimuscle attaches in these animals. In birds (and generally theropods and related animals), the entire unit is rigid and called scapulocoracoid.
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