Shrimp flies pattern description



Yellow General practitioner

 
Hook Single, double or treble # 6 -12
Antenna/feelers Yellow bucktail
Body hackle Yellow cock
Rib Fine oval silver tinsel
Body Yellow seal's fur
Shell back Two golden pheasant yellow rump feather back-to-back tied flat below that, a tippet feather tied in, in V-shape to form eyes
Head Yellow

A fly I tied for my local river "Sneum au". Earlier we had a lot of rainbows escaping the hatcheries. This fly fished at the bottom worked like a hoover.

May not be used commercial without written permission.