Re: Warmwater Flies
I honestly don't think that Muddler Minnows are great bass flies, at least not in the northeast. I think they work, but almost any streamer pattern will WORK.
Over Muddlers, I would prefer any streamer patterns resembling bream, leeches, or general white minnows.
Additionally, I don't think that pencil poppers or similar poppers are great flies for bream. Floating terrestrials have always worked 10 times better for me, and resemble much more closely their natural prey (beetles, hoppers, spiders, ect.)
To bass, I would also add crayfish, mice, and terrestrials like dragonflies and hoppers.
To bream, I would add wet fly spiders, MM minnows, or briminators.
To catfish, I would add San Juan worms or any other worm flies.