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Name

Cove Pheasant Tail

Type

Nymph

Author

Dave Coomber

Inspiration

Midge pupa?

Date concieved

Arthur Cove 1960s?

Hook

Ashima F45 size 10 wide gape

Thread

Brown nylon/silk

Weighting

None

Tail

None

Body

Natural Pheasant Tail fibres

Rib

Copper wire

Thorax

Blue Dun Rabbit

Legs

Picked out from fibres

Wings

None

Eyes

none

Hackle

None

Tying instructions

None

Fishing Instructions

Very slow figure of eight retrieve

Interesting facts

Arthur Cove flies are deadly on still waters

Variants