longus capitis muscle :-
muscle details :-
is broad and thick above, narrow below, and arises by four tendinous slips .
anterior tubercles of the transverse processes of the third, fourth, fifth, and sixth cervical vertebrae .
basilar part of the occipital bone .
nerve supply :-
C1, C2, C3/C4 .
flexion of neck at atlanto-occipital joint .