Wood Duck Callibaetis
Imitates: Callibaetis Mayflies
Useful for: All of the states stillwaters and in slow moving rivers.
Tricks/Techniques: This realistic pattern even carries the dark bars on the tail with the barred wood duck feather. Tied very skinny to imitate the natural as close as possible.
Hook: Orvis 1510
Thread: Gray Dun 6/0
Tail: Barred wood duck feathers
Abdomen: Gray marabou
Rib: Small silver wire
Wing case: Dark dun medallion sheeting
Thorax: Light gray olive nymph dubbing
Legs: Lemon wood duck feathers