Sowbugs are present in good numbers in many tailwaters and spring creeks, and fish definitely have an eye for them. This pattern is quite realistic, and works very well as a lead fly fished above a midge or baetis nymph. Tie in sizes 14-18!
- Hook: Tiemco 3769 size 14-18
- Thread: UTC 70 Denier
- Tail: Coq de Leon
- Rib: Ultra Wire
- Abdomen: Ostrich Herl Tan or Gray
- Flashback: Black Krystal Flash
- Shellback: Thin Skin Clear