Steve Burke's Salmon and Steelhead Fly-Tying Guide
Humpy Prawn
Tied By Scott Howell

Humpy Prawn, Tied By Scott Howell
Name Humpy Prawn
Category Steelhead / Salmon
Hook Daiichi #2451 Size #2
Tail Fuchsia Blood Quill Marabou accented with sparse strands of Copper Krystal Flash and Pearlescent Blue Mirror Flash
Rear Body Hackle Fuchsia or Hot Pink Hen Hackle
Eyes Large Black Mono Eyes (Fish Hunter 659-109)
BodyVeniard's Pink Glister Sparkle Dubbing
HeadDanville Fl Red Flymaster or Hot Pink 6/0 unwaxed thread

The Humpy Prawn 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: While the original designer of this fly is presently unknown, this easy-to-tie pattern was given to me by Mike Chamberlain of Ted's Sport Center, in Lynnwood WA. The bright Fuchsia colors of the Humpy Prawn have proven to be very effective for the abundant runs of Pink Salmon throughout Puget Sound.