yellow sally


an angler's name for either of two small yellow stoneflies: Isoperla grammatica of chalk streams and Chloroperla torrentium of upland streams

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Examples from the Web for yellow sally

Historical Examples of yellow sally

  • This fly is therefore omitted, and the Willow-fly and the Yellow-Sally only are described.

    Old Flies in New Dresses

    Charles Edward Walker