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Bibio Ant (Wingless)

Hook Up-eyed dry fly, sizes 12 - 16
Tail None
Rib None
Body Lower section: bronze peacock herl tag; middle section: red floss; upper section: black floss (each section equal in length)
Wing None
Hackle Black cock hackle
Head Black varnish
Use An efficacious dry fly when there is a fall of ants on the water. Tends to outfish both all-black and all-red versions.

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