Midge Pupa Flies
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When midge larvae reach maturity they seclude themselves in the bottom debris and begin pupation. Pupas develop in as little as a week. The pupal midges then rise to the surface and hatch in the surface film. The rise to the surface can take quite a while. In calm water this assent to the surface is a fairly straight line with the pupa hanging vertically, sometimes suspended for hours. In moving water the pupa is swept along, often for a long distance before it finally reaches
|the surface to hatch. Hatching can occur any time of day or night, but is most prevalent during low light hours. Midges are so prolific and divers that there are almost always midge pupa available to trout in any body of water at any time. This makes the midge pupa one of the most important fly types.|
This wire body fly sinks quickly and is effective in both lakes and streams.
|13886||Brassie||18||3 for $5.85|
V-Rib Midge, Black
This is one of the most successful lake patterns of all time. It can be fished deep with a sinking fly line or dangled under a strike indicator.
|21521||V-Rib Midge, Black Pupa||12||3 for $5.85|
|21522||V-Rib Midge, Black Pupa||14||3 for $5.85|
|21523||V-Rib Midge, Black Pupa||16||3 for $5.85|
V-Rib Midge, Red
The V-Rib series of flies hang vertical most of the time and are very convincing to all species of game fish that feed on midges.
|21526||V-Rib Midge, Red Pupa||14||3 for $5.85|
|21527||V-Rib Midge, Red Pupa||16||3 for $5.85|
key to success is "understanding". You can never know enough.
Understanding the organisms that trout feed on is one of the keys to catching trout.
The Hatch Guide For Western Streams by Jim Schollmeyer
is great reference material for the trout fisher.
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