Mayflies on their honeymoon - Ephemeridae nuptials volatus: Floating imitations of ephemera, tying steps, and insects of reference

· Fly Line di Roberto Messori

About this ebook

This work presents 49 artificial imitations of duns, spinners, and spents of Italian, European, and North American ephemera. Each tying step is illustrated with pictures and descriptions.

29 Different tying techniques are used to make the wings, hackles, and bodies of the artificial flies. Some of the techniques used are published here for the first time.

The dressings included in the book are accompanied by 51 photographs of subimagos and imagos.

The first part of the book analyzes the theory of the “Fundamental characteristic” and how it relates to the alarm level of fish. Indeed, it is a determining feature to consider when choosing materials and tying techniques.

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About the author

Roberto Messori fly fishing since 1975, in 1986 he created Fly Line, a fly-only magazine uninterruptedly published in Italy since 1986. In 2001 he started publishing books, still for fly fishermen, currently the titles in the catalog are 10, of which you can see the reviews and the previews on the website. The last two books "CDC Evolution" and "Ephemeridae nuptialis volatus" (in the English edition "Mayflies on the honeymoon") are in Italian, French, English and also (only the second book), in German.

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