Biot Nymph

Biot nymph

Hook: Tiemco TMC 3769 or TMC 100 #12-16
Tail: Pheasant tail
Body: Turkey biot, rusty brown
Wing case: Pheasant tail, black
Thorax: Hemmingway’s Starlite dubbing, brown
Legs: Pheasant tail
Thread: Danville 6/0 black

Often tied to imitate Baetis mayfly nymphs (Blue Winged Olives), they can be fished (unweighted) on a French leader through shallow water or weighted and free drifted near the bottom.