- situated above the upper part of the temporal bone or region.
Origin of supratemporal
Examples from the Web for supratemporal
Historical Examples of supratemporal
These lie below and to the outer side of the supratemporal fossae.The Vertebrate Skeleton
Sidney H. Reynolds
In Cynognathus the postorbital is fused with the jugal, and the supratemporal with the squamosal, forming apparently one bone.The Cambridge Natural History, Vol X., Mammalia
Frank Evers Beddard
Laterally the parietal meets the medial angle of the postorbital and the medial border of the supratemporal.
Medially, the concave margin of the postorbital meets the supratemporal for about 3.5 mm.
The supratemporal is thus wedge-shaped and located between the parietal and the postorbital.