Fishing nozzle. Water flea
Water (or marine) flea fishing is called one of the many types of crustaceans-amphipods. Despite the General collective name of the members of this family – gammarus, this river resident got the name water flea because of the nature of the structure of his body.
Water flea lives in the coastal sandy soil on the banks of rivers or lakes wash. In appearance the crustacean amphipod is similar to the familiar to our sight of gammarus and has the body size to 1 cm in the Body of the shrimp is dirty-green color, in some cases, several yellowish.
To get the nozzle should be by collecting near-bottom sand and wash it with water through a sieve. Remaining in the sieve crustaceans choose hands are stored by placing in a glass jar.
For longer storage, water fleas, you can arrange for her mini pool. To do this in a big bowl put river sand with silt and flood water from the same pond, where he was born crustaceans.
Skewer water flea on the hook, as usual gammarus. This type of nozzle suitable for fishing light float tackle. – Usually 1-2 pieces.
In winter, the crustaceans can be used instead of the gammarus, bloodworm or maggots. Moreover, it is believed that the water flea fish takes very readily, since it sees one of the main sources of its natural food.