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A duo of DEFEO(ish) "GREY MOONSHINE's" on a n° 8 hook (freestyle wets after Defeo's n° 243 nymph out tied by geraldsherbrookFly Type: Wet
, Target Species: Trout
, Recommended Region: General Europe
, Imitation: Mayflies
, Material List:
After me and RYAN HOUSTON tied on a friendships week we had togheter a couple of salmon flies we also tied some Defeo nymphs out of the book 'Forgotten Flies'...we tied the one who bears the n° 243...again at home it gifted me the inspiration to tie this same nymph in wetfly version (unluckely I forgot the JC nails on the first one so had to tie another one ! hahahaha becoming older I think !) ...brown mallard tail...golden/yellow floss for the body with a roof over the entire lenght of peacock herls and a piece of black floss over it and ribbed with black nylon...throath brown mallard ...wing my allways prefered grey goose with white tips and cheeks jungle cock nails...in the photo also the two n° 243 Defeo nymphs...head black ...hooks are n° 8Tying Instructions:
put the hook in the vise and start...