Steve Burke's Salmon and Steelhead Fly-Tying Guide
Green Amphipod

Green Amphipod
Name Green Amphipod
Category Salmon, Salt Water
Hook Mustad 37140, Size 4-8
Tail Deer Body Hair
Ribbing Two Blue Dun Hackles, Palmered and Thread
Body Fluorescent Green or Chartreuse Chenille
Throat Blue Dun Saddle Hackles
Back Butt Ends of the Deer Tail Fibers
Tied over Back with Thread Ribbing
Head Black

Note: This fly is primarily tied for taking salmon in salt water.