The band is generally in the sternal region.
"Anomalies and Curiosities of Medicine" by George M. Gould
Associated words: costal, intercostal, sternal, asternal.
"Putnam's Word Book" by Louis A. Flemming
The sterno-mastoid was prominent, also the sternal third of the clavicle.
"Surgical Experiences in South Africa, 1899-1900" by George Henry Makins
Mesosternal epimera: in Coleoptera; the narrow pieces separating the meta-sternal from the meta-sternal episterna.
"Explanation of Terms Used in Entomology" by John. B. Smith
K K. Sternal ends of the clavicles.
"Surgical Anatomy" by Joseph Maclise
Certain parts of the scapula and the terminal sternal bones have become highly variable in shape.
"The Variation of Animals and Plants Under Domestication, Vol. I." by Charles Darwin
It is commonly seen upon the sternal and interscapular regions.
"Essentials of Diseases of the Skin" by Henry Weightman Stelwagon
Its tergal plate is usually retained, but its sternal plate is generally suppressed.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 5, Slice 6" by Various
Sternum elongated, composed of two segments, with four sternal ribs attached.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 5, Slice 7" by Various
The origin is from the anterior edge of the sternal portion of the first three thoracic ribs.
"Thoracic and Coracoid Arteries In Two Families of Birds, Columbidae and Hirundinidae" by Marion Anne Jenkinson
The anus (not seen) is on the sternal surface.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 2, Slice 3" by Various
The large and heavy crop has caused a unique modification of the sternal apparatus.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Slice 7" by Various
The margin of the sternal bone thickens at these facets, four of which are preserved.
"Dragons of the Air" by H. G. Seeley
In the Pig the precise reverse is seen, the manubrium being narrower than the rest of the sternal bonelets.
"The Cambridge Natural History, Vol X., Mammalia" by Frank Evers Beddard
A hole should be bored through the end of each sternal rib, coming out on the inner surface.
"Taxidermy and Zoological Collecting" by William T. Hornaday