Blue-winged Olive Quill Nymph Pattern & Tying Instructions

Fly Tying Recipe: Blue-winged Olive Quill Nymph
Hook:
Barbless dry-fly hook, size 16.
Bead:
Silver tungsten bead, 2mm.
Thread:
Fire Orange, 6/0.
Tail:
Medium Pardo Coq de Leon, sparse.
Abdomen:
Golden olive peacock quill, stripped.
Collar/thorax:
Dark brown squirrel dubbing.
Hot Spot:
Tying thread.
Note:
There are two distinct lines of Coq de Leon. “Pardo,” or the brown line, features feathers that are marked with fine speckling.
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