Joseph Tomelleri

About Joseph Tomelleri & Craig Springer

Craig Springer is a biologist and writer, living in northern New Mexico. Joseph Tomelleri graduated from Fort Hays State University (Hays, KS) in 1984 with a M.S. in biology. After working briefly as a field biologist, Joe took to illustrating fishes full time. He has drawn scientific illustrations of more than 1000 fishes from actual specimens, most of which he has collected and photographed in the wild. His drawings have appeared in more than 750 publications. He is a lousy photographer and races bicycles in his spare time. Joe lives in Leawood, Kansas with his wife Susan and their two sons—who rarely, if ever, listen to their mom and dad. www.americanfishes.com and www.fishmatrix.net

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Freshwater Fishes of Kansas

Author: Joseph Tomelleri & Craig Springer

ISBN: 978-1-943334-45-2

“CoverKansas has its sunflowers—and sunfishes. Anglers and naturalists alike will appreciate this handy guide to help them identify 64 species of freshwater fishes found throughout the state. Whether it’s big-river bass or small-stream sunfishes, this guide describes any species likely to be caught by hook-and-line. The noted diagnostic characters and beautiful color illustrations will prove an indispensable aid for identification. Included are notes on preferred habitat and favorite baits for landing each species.

This 12-panel guide conveniently folds up in to a packet narrow enough to fit in a back pocket, glovebox, or tackle box yet sturdy enough to stand up under repeated use durable lamination also makes it waterproof.

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Freshwater Fishes of Oklahoma

Author: Joseph Tomelleri & Craig Springer

ISBN: 978-1-943334-49-0

“CoverAnglers and naturalists in the Sooner State will appreciate this handy guide to help them identify 64 species of freshwater fish found there. Whether it’s bass in big lakes or colorful sunfishes in small streams, this guide describes any species likely to be caught by hook-and-line. The noted diagnostic characters and beautiful color illustrations will prove an indispensable aid for identification. Included are notes on preferred habitat and favorite baits for landing each species.

This 12-panel guide conveniently folds up in to a packet narrow enough to fit in a back pocket, glovebox, or tackle box yet sturdy enough to stand up under repeated use durable lamination also makes it waterproof.

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Freshwater Fishes of Minnesota

Author: Joseph Tomelleri & Craig Springer

ISBN: 978-1-943334-47-6

“CoverMinnesota has 10,000 lakes—and 64 species of freshwater fish that anglers might catch by hook-and-line. Whether it’s salmon from the Great Lakes, bass from ponds or colorful sunfishes from streams throughout the state, this guide describes any species likely to be caught by hook-and-line. The noted diagnostic characters and beautiful color illustrations will prove an indispensable aid for identification. Included are notes on preferred habitat and favorite baits for landing each species.

This 12-panel guide conveniently folds up in to a packet narrow enough to fit in a back pocket, glovebox, or tackle box yet sturdy enough to stand up under repeated use durable lamination also makes it waterproof.

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Freshwater Fishes of Montana

Author: Joseph Tomelleri & Craig Springer

ISBN: 978-1-943334-90-2

“Cover Montana abounds in lakes and flowing water, and 64 fish species that anglers might catch by hook-and-line are richly illustrated in the easy-to-use guide. Whether it’s any of the several species of trout found throughout the Rockies, or colorful sunfishes from streams feeding the Missouri River, this guide describes any species likely to be caught throughout the state. The noted diagnostic characters and beautiful color illustrations will prove an indispensable aid for identification.

Included are notes on preferred habitat and favorite baits for landing each species. This 12-panel guide conveniently folds into a package narrow enough to fit in a back pocket, glovebox, or tackle box, yet sturdy enough to stand up under repeated use. Durable lamination also makes it waterproof.

Size: 4”x 9” folded; 9” x 24.5” unfolded.

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