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Name

B&C Impala Sedge

Type

Emerger

Author

Dr Paul Davis

Inspiration

Name comes from the insect it is imitating plus the hair used for the wing plus the abbreviations of the colours in the body (in this case black and claret)

Date concieved

April 2008

Hook

Size 14 Kamasan B100

Thread

Brown (e.g. Uni thread Camel 8/0)

Weighting

None

Tail

None

Body

Black and claret medium flexi-floss wound on together under tension and then releasing the tension as you reach the thorax

Rib

None

Thorax

Mixture of crimson and black seals fur.

Legs

N/A

Wings

None

Eyes

None

Hackle

None

Tying instructions

Build up head with thread to give the impression of emerging caddis head.

Fishing Instructions

See Sussex FDG Newsletter February 2009

Interesting facts

See Sussex FDG Newsletter February 2009

Variants