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Laboratory 35. Anterior Abdominal Wall
Step 4. Thoracoabdominal Nerves

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Identify several anterior cutaneous branches of the lowest five intercostal (thoracoabdominal) nerves (T7-T11) and the subcostal nerve (T12).

Note: "Thoracoabdominal nerve" is a convenient and functional name, used to describe each of the lowest five intercostal nerves because they supply portions of both the thoracic wall and abdominal wall.

Links and References:
Grant's: 2.7
Netter: 240
Rohen/Yokochi: 199