"Thunder and Lightning" by Pryce-Tannatt, Thomas Edwin

Author Pryce-Tannatt, Thomas Edwin
Book How to Dress Salmon Flies
Book Edition N/A
Page 206


  • Hook: 1 to 1 3/4 inches
  • Tag: Silver thread, golden yellow floss
  • Tail: Golden pheasant topping, Indian Crow
  • Butt: Black herl
  • Body: Black floss
  • Rib: Oval gold
  • Hackle: Deep orange
  • Throat: Jay
  • Wing: Brown Mallard, set upright
  • Cheeks: Jungle Cock
  • Topping: Golden pheasant topping
  • Horns: Blue and yellow Macaw

Cites list

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Animal Substitutes
Jungle Cock

Original material

As written in the book:

(hook, 1 to 1 3/4 inches).
Tag: Silver thread and golden yellow floss.
Tail: A topping and Indian Crow.
Butt: Black herl.
Body: Black floss.
Ribs: Oval gold tinsel.
Hackle: A deep orange hackle.
Throat: Jay.
Wings: Brown Mallard strips (set upright).
Cheeks: Jungle Cock; a topping over.
Horns: Blue and yellow Macaw.

Long material list

Part Material Type Color
Tag Tinsel Silver      
Floss Yellow - Golden      
Tail Pheasant - Golden
Latin: Chrysolophus pictus
Feather - Head Natural
Indian Crow
Latin: Pyroderus scutatus
Feather Natural
Butt Ostrich
Latin: Struthio camelus
Herl Black      
Body Floss Black      
Rib Tinsel - Oval Gold      
Hackle Chicken - Cock
Latin: Gallus gallus domesticus
Feather - Neck
Deep orange
Throat Blue Jay Feather - Wing Natural
Wing Mallard
Latin: Anas platyrhynchos
Feather - Flank Brown      
Other Jungle Cock
Latin: Gallus sonneratii
Feather - Neck Natural
Topping Pheasant - Golden
Latin: Chrysolophus pictus
Feather - Head Natural
Horns Macaw
Latin: Tribe: Arini
Feather - Tail
Blue and yellow

Materials in pattern

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