Fly Pattern Encyclopedia: Federation of Fly Fishing

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781571882080
  • Publisher: Amato, Frank Publications, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 9/28/2000
  • Pages: 232
  • Sales rank: 582,860
  • Product dimensions: 8.50 (w) x 11.00 (h) x 0.25 (d)

Table of Contents

About this Book 6
A Message from the President 7
Foreword 8
Chapter 1 Dry Flies 11
All-Purpose and Attractor Flies 12
Caddisflies 19
Crane, Damsel, Dragon, Water Boatmen, and Back Swimmers 24
Mayflies 27
Midges, Spiders, and Variants 34
Stoneflies 37
Terrestrials and Mice 42
Chapter 2 Nymphs and Wet Flies 49
All-Purpose Nymphs 50
Caddis Nymphs 57
Mayfly Nymphs 63
Midge, Crane Fly, Damsel, and Dragonfly Nymphs 68
Scuds, Snails, Leeches, and Sowbugs 75
Stonefly Nymphs 81
Wet Flies and Soft Hackles 86
Worms and Crayfish 92
Chapter 3 Streamer Flies 97
Baitfish and Zonkers 98
Feather Wings and Matukas 102
Hair Wing and Thunder Creek 107
Muddlers and Sculpins 111
Woolly Buggers 115
Chapter 4 Steelhead, Salmon, and Rangeley Flies 123
Egg Patterns 124
Nymphs 127
Shrimp Patterns 130
Surface and Waker Flies 132
Wet, Hair-Wing, Feather-Wing, and Full Dress 136
Chapter 5 Warmwater Flies 153
Baitfish and Panfish 154
Crayfish and Leeches 163
Eels and Snakes 167
Frogs, Poppers, Sliders, and Divers 169
Jigs and Nymphs 178
Chapter 6 Saltwater Flies 187
Atlantic, Gulf, and Pacific Coast Baitfish 188
Bonefish, Crazy Charlie, and Epoxy Flies 199
Crab, Shrimp, Squid, and Worms 204
Offshore and Poppers 208
Tarpon and Barracuda Streamers 214
Fly Tier Profiles 219
Pattern Index 226
Tier Index 228
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