Both artists performed preparatory studies of color, posture, and form using living fish observed under daylight, usually at the capture site. The photos at the top of this web page show them at work.
On completion of these studies, the artists examined freshly sacrificed specimens for proportional and meristic detail. Illustrations were produced predominantly in watercolor, with delineation and highlights added using graphite, india ink, and white paste.
A few portraits were produced in oil. Several additional fish images where noted at the bottom of each individual page and all of the species distribution images were obtained from "The Inland Fishes of New York State" by C.
This book can be examined or downloaded from the NYS Library. Species Descriptions:.
Species descriptions within the following web pages originated from C. Decker, Ronald A.
Howard Jr, W. Harry Everhart and John W. Kelley in This publication is no longer available from Cornell Cooperative Extension, but copies may be available from on-line vendors.
Species Distribution Maps:. Related Sites:. An excellent fish identification web site is available through a collaboration between the University of Wisconsin Center for Limnology, the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources, and the University of Wisconsin Sea Grant Institute.
Although this web site is designed to provide assistance in identifying fishes found within Wisconsin, most of these species are found broadly throughout north temperate lakes and rivers in the northern and northeastern U. This classic text, more than pages in length, was originally published by the University of Wisconsin Press in and has been out-of-print for over a decade.
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