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Fat Brown Jelly Caddis
Originator : Marc Griffiths | Size: 14| Weight: 2.5mm tungsten bead

The Fat Jelly Caddis is designed to imitate small to medium free living and net-spinning caddis larvae. The brown version could also pass as a stonefly or large mayfly nymph. Although the Fat Jelly Caddis lacks the detail of the Antron Net-spinner and the Spanflex Crimp Caddis it shares one very important feature with smaller caddis larvae: translucency. Translucency is sometimes a key trigger for fussy fish. The squirrel collar imitates legs and provides 
some movement, while the tungsten bead head ensures that it sinks well.

 
 

 

Fishing Tip:  Use this pattern wherever net-spinning caddis larvae are abundant. Fish it on the dropper in riffles or the tails of pools or fish it on the point with a heavier fly on the dropper where the water is deeper.

 

 
 

 

 
   



Fat and micro-jelly caddis underwater against an overcast sky
 
 

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