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Mealworm/Cranefly larva

It's not new, but a buddy asked if I could come up with something that looked like a mealworm. I basically took a Cranefly larva and colored it to match a mealworm. Hook: TMC 2457 #8 Body: sow scud Amber Overbody: Latex strip Rib: Ultra wire, Brassie in Fl. Orange Thorax: Ice dub Rusty Brown Color body with Prismacolor markers in yellow Ochra and thorax in brown.