Atlantic Salmon Fly of the week – C. Z. Special
This is another fly that is very popular on the Penobscot river in Maine. It was invented by Claude Z. Westfall of Orono, Maine. Westfall is known for fishing only his own patterns on the Penobscot.
Hook: Up eye salmon hook.
Tag: Flat silver tinsel and fluorescent green floss.
Tail: Fluorescent green over black hackle fibers.
Butt: Black ostrich herl.
Rib: Oval silver tinsel over black floss only.
Body: Back half, black floss – front half peacock herl.
Wing: Dyed fluorescent green gray squirrel under four peacock sword fibers.
Collar: fluorescent green hackle.