Your question: What type of muscle is found in the biceps?

Biceps brachii
Origin Short head: coracoid process of the scapula. Long head: supraglenoid tubercle

Do biceps have smooth muscles?

Biceps and triceps is smooth voluntary muscle tissue. Heart is smooth involuntary cardiac tissue.

Are triceps and biceps voluntary muscles?

-Skeletal muscles like the biceps and triceps are of voluntary type, they are under our conscious control. They are innervated by the somatic nervous system. Note: Biceps brachii has two heads (a short head and a long head) while triceps have three heads (a long head, a medial head, and a lateral head).

What are the 4 types of muscles?

Different types of muscle

  • Skeletal muscle – the specialised tissue that is attached to bones and allows movement. …
  • Smooth muscle – located in various internal structures including the digestive tract, uterus and blood vessels such as arteries. …
  • Cardiac muscle – the muscle specific to the heart.

What are the 6 major types of muscles?


  • Comparison of types.
  • Skeletal muscle.
  • Smooth muscle.
  • Cardiac muscle.
  • Skeletal muscle.
  • Smooth muscle.
  • Cardiac muscle.
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