Anatomy of the Respiratory System

In this exercise you will identify all of the major components of the fetal pig respiratory system.

The dissection protocol can be found here.

Click here for a printable pdf of the dissection protocol.

Apical bronchus Larynx
Apical lobes Laryngopharynx
Cardiac lobes Main bronchi
Diaphragm Nasopharynx
Diaphragmatic lobes Oropharynx
Epiglottis Parietal pleura
Eustachian tubes Phrenic nerve
External nares Root of the lung
Hyoid bone Trachea
Inferior laryngeal nerves Vagus nerves
Intermediate lobe Visceral pleura
Internal nares Vocal folds