Shrimp flies pattern description



Badger & golden olive shrimp
 

 
Hook Single, double or treble # 6 -12
Tag Fine oval or flat silver tinsel
Rear hackle Golden pheasant red body feather, wound
Rib Fine or medium oval silver tinsel
Rear body Golden olive seal's fur
Centre hackle Creamy badger cock
Rib Fine or medium oval silver tinsel
Front body Black seal's fur
Front hackle Silver badger cock
Head Red

One of several badger shrimps. The colour of the rear part of the body gives name to the fly.

May not be used commercial without written permission.