Steve Burke's Salmon and Steelhead Fly-Tying Guide
Fluoro Shrimp
Designed and Tied By Scott Howell

Fluoro Shrimp, Designed and Tied By Scott Howell
Name Fluoro Shrimp
Category Steelhead / Salmon
Hook Alec Jackson Spey (Daiichi #2050 or #2051) Sizes #7 - #1.5
ThreadDanville Fl Orange un-waxed Flymaster thread
Tail Red Goat Hair accented with Red Angel Hair and a few strands of Pink FlouroFibre
BodyHareLine Golden Brown Ice Dub or Peacock (Poul Jorgensen Signature Series #1) SLF Dubbing
Body HackleHot Orange Saddle Hackle
CollarRed-dyed Guinea Fowl
ShellbackPink FluoroFibre
HeadFl Orange

This original pattern was tied by contributing fly tyer, Scott Howell. You can see more of Scott Howell's flies at The Flies of Scott Howell.See his notes below about this fly

Scotty's Notes: This original pattern was inspired by Fred Contaoi's 'Crystal Shrimp' and another nymph/shrimp design by Pete Peterson called 'Pete's Lady Bug'. The Fluoro Shrimp's slightly darker colors and 'buggier' look can be an effective change-of-pace fly from the more popular vivid orange patterns.