The Ligamentum Nuchae:
- A fibrous membrane in the neck.
- It extends from the external occipital protuberance and the median nuchal line to the spinous process of the 7th cervical vertebrae.
Gray's Anatomy of the Human Body. "Articulations of of the Vertebral Column". July 16,2007. http://education.yahoo.com/reference/gray/subjects/subject/72