|Author||Kelson, George M.|
|Book||The Salmon Fly|
|Description||"A well-known dark water fly on the Dee"
- Tag: Silver twist
- Tail: Golden Pheasant red breast feather
- Body: Yellow, scarlet, light blue Seal's fur
- Ribs: Silver lace, silver
- Hackle: Yellow Eagle, from scarlet fur
- Throat: Widgeon, or Teal for large patterns
- Wings: Two strips of grey mottled Turkey, with black bars and white points
As written in the book:
TAG. Silver twist.
TAIL. Red breast feather of the Golden Pheasant.
BODY. Yellow, scarlet, and light blue Seal's fur.
RIBS. Silver lace and silver tinsel.
HACKLE. Eagle dyed yellow, from scarlet fur.
THROAT. Widgeon (Teal, large patterns).
WINGS. Two strips of grey mottled Turkey having black bars and white points.