grannom pupa

grannom pupae

This was inspired by a pattern I saw on the internet, can’t remember where. Another LJRA member (gut cutter)  posted a similar fly  in the forum

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Hook: TMC2487 or TMC2457 sz 14

Thread: unithread 8/0 camel

Bead: Tungsten black  2.4 mm

Collar: squirrel dubbing

Rib: chartreuse midge V-rib (original pattern used Chartreuse ultra wire). Alternatively, chartreuse spooled antron, twisted could be used

Dubbing:  2/3   lime green rabbit   HD05 and  1/3 medium olive Haretron rabbit HT11

shell back: brown antron bound down by ribbing.

Hackle: dark partridge

Tail: dark partridge , tied short

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non-bead version, tied with peacock head and including wing pads made of brown antron
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