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Old 01-20-2007, 06:01 PM
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what flies can i use to imitate these

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hey guys, i heard of of theses shrimp being in lake o and was wondering if thers any flies out there that look like em and what i can use to create a fly that would look like these. thanks,

harry
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Harry,

You could probably use scuds to imitate those guys. I cant tell what size they are from the picture but if you used a long shank hook of the correct length and just tie a scud on it I think you would have a winner.

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the are about half an inch in lenght. i was too thinking about a scud on a regular hymph hook, maybe a tmc 200r.
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Study some of the Mysis patterns that are fished in tailwaters.
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http://www.thestar.com/News/article/173074

heres an article that gives more details
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