- In back and away from the middle line.
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Examples from the Web for posterolateral
The posterolateral intermuscular line is a slight ridge extending distally from the obturator ridge.Variation in the Muscles and Nerves of the Leg in
E. Bruce Holmes
The pterygoids do not appear until metamorphosis, when ossification is evident in only the mid-parts of the posterolateral arms.Neotropical Hylid Frogs, Genus Smilisca
William E. Duellman
Posterolateral to the parietal and dorsal to the posterior part of the basisphenoid is the prootic.
The anterolateral and posterolateral processes of the prevomers form the incomplete bony internal margin of the choanae.
The posterolateral margins of the frontoparietals lie medial to the epiotic eminences.