Images from Oleg Kosterin

Polyommatus amandus
[amandus-3mv.jpg] 411x500 (~46Kb) uns male A forb meadow with birch groves on the interfluve between the Shadrikha and Zyryanka Rivulets at the village Lozhok at Akademgorodok [Novosibirsk Academy Town], Novosibirsk District and Province, West Siberia, Russia. 29th June 1998 (on Phleum phleoides), Photo Oleg Kosterin
Polyommatus amandus
[amandus-3fv.jpg] 616x692 (~86Kb) uns female Akademgorodok [Academy Town], Novosibirsk, West Siberia, Russia. 5th July 1998 (on Vicia tenuifolia No 5647), Photo Oleg Kosterin
Polyommatus amandus
[amandus_amandus-1bmv.jpg] 1324x1199 (~325Kb) uns male Russia, West Siberia, NW Altai Mts., Ust'-Kan District, Bashchelakskii Range, meadow steppe 1 km SSW of Keley village. 3th July 2005, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Polyommatus amandus
[amandus_amandus-1amv.jpg] 737x1115 (~148Kb) uns male Russia, West Siberia, NW Altai Mts., Ust'-Kan District, Bashchelakskii Range, meadow steppe 1 km SSW of Keley village. 3th July 2005 (on Onobrychis arenaria), Photo Oleg Kosterin
Polyommatus icadius cicero
[cicero-1fvx.jpg] 546x393 (~35Kb) uns female A detrituous southern slope of the Dzhazator River right bank 4 km upstream of the Zhumaly River mouth, Kosh-Agach District, Altai Republic, West Siberia, Russia. 20th July 1998., Photo Oleg Kosterin
Polyommatus icadius cicero
[cicero-1fv.jpg] 400x600 (~46Kb) uns female A detrituous southern slope of the Dzhazator River right bank 4 km upstream of the Zhumaly River mouth, Kosh-Agach District, Altai Republic, West Siberia, Russia. 20th July 1998., Photo Oleg Kosterin
Polyommatus icadius cicero
[cicero-1fvy.jpg] 420x398 (~32Kb) uns female A detrituous southern slope of the Dzhazator River right bank 4 km upstream of the Zhumaly River mouth, Kosh-Agach District, Altai Republic, West Siberia, Russia. 20th July 1998., Photo Oleg Kosterin
Polyommatus icarus
[icarus_icarus-1mv.jpg] 814x922 (~151Kb) uns male Russian Federation, Krasnodarskii Krai, Adler, bank of Nizhneimeretinskaya harbour, 15 July 2008, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Polyommatus icarus fuchsi
[fuchsi-1mfv.jpg] 800x600 (~100Kb) uns male female A meadow at the settlement Novyi Poselok at the town Berdsk, Novosibirsk District and Province, West Siberia, Russia. 4th August 1996, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Polyommatus icarus fuchsi
[fuchsi-2mv.jpg] 588x568 (~65Kb) uns male A meadow at the Zyryanka Riculet mouth, Akademgorodok {Novosibirsk Academy Town], Novosibirsk, West Siberia, Russia. 20th June 1998, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Lysandra melamarina
[melamarina-3m.jpg] 958x731 (~178Kb) male Russia, North Caucasus, Adygea Republic, Maikop, Khanskaya stanitsa, a meadow on the Belaya River right bank. 11th July 2008, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Lysandra melamarina
[melamarina-2mfv.jpg] 533x400 (~48Kb) uns male female The foot of the coastal (the Nlack Sea) lime-stone hills at the settlement Kabardinka, Gelendzhik District, Krasnodarskii Krai Province, Russia. 10th June 1990, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Lysandra melamarina
[melamarina-3mv.jpg] 781x938 (~213Kb) uns male Russia, North Caucasus, Adygea Republic, Maikop, Khanskaya stanitsa, a meadow on the Belaya River right bank. 11th July 2008, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Cyaniris semiargus altaiana
[altaiana-1mfv.jpg] 400x533 (~50Kb) uns male female A herb meadow, the village Cherga, Shebalino District, Altai Republic, the Altai Mts., West Siberia, Russia. 28th June 1989, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Cyaniris semiargus altaiana
[altaiana-2mu.jpg] 918x792 (~138Kb) ups male Russia, West Siberia, NW Altai Mts., Ust'-Kan District, Bashchelakskii Range, meadow steppe 1 km SSW of Keley village. 3th July 2005 (on Onobrychis arenaria), Photo Oleg Kosterin
Cyaniris semiargus altaiana
[altaiana-2muv.jpg] 646x851 (~127Kb) ups uns male Russia, West Siberia, NW Altai Mts., Ust'-Kan District, Bashchelakskii Range, meadow steppe 1 km SSW of Keley village. 3th July 2005 (on Onobrychis arenaria), Photo Oleg Kosterin
Glabroculus cyane
[cyane-1fv.jpg] 506x400 (~34Kb) uns female A saline steppe between the elevation Zolotaya Griva and Lake Teniz, 13 km SW of the village Novokrasnoe, Chistozernyi District, Novosibirsk Province (on the Kazakhstan border), Russia. 22nd June 1994 (on Goniolimon speciosum (L.) Boiss.), Photo Oleg Kosterin
Glabroculus cyane
[cyane-2m.jpg] 533x400 (~39Kb) male A steppefied meadow on the Onon River right bank terrace at a pine forest edge, 5 km upstream of the village Nizhnii Tsasuchei, Onon District, Chita Province, Transbaikalia, Siberia, Russia, 2nd July 1996, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Glabroculus cyane
[cyane-3mufv.jpg] 801x530 (~56Kb) ups uns male female A saline steppe between the elevation Zolotaya Griva and Lake Teniz, 13 km SW of the village Novokrasnoe, Chistozernyi District, Novosibirsk Province (on the Kazakhstan border), Russia. 22nd June 1994 (on Goniolimon speciosum), Photo Oleg Kosterin
Agriades diodorus
[diodorus-1fu.jpg] 533x400 (~34Kb) ups female A meadow steppe, at granite rocks crowning a ridge, where the larval foodplant Saxifraga spinulosa Adam grows, on a moderate elevation Adon-Chelon at the moountain Tsagan-Obo, 10 km NNW of the village Tasyrkhoi, SE Chita Province (Dahuria), Transbaikalia, Siberia, Russia, 21st June 1995, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Agriades diodorus
[diodorus-1fv.jpg] 379x300 (~21Kb) uns female A meadow steppe, at granite rocks crowning a ridge, where the larval foodplant Saxifraga spinulosa Adam grows, on a moderate elevation Adon-Chelon at the moountain Tsagan-Obo, 10 km NNW of the village Tasyrkhoi, SE Chita Province (Dahuria), Transbaikalia, Siberia, Russia, 21st June 1995, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Agriades pheretiades
[pheretiades-2mv.jpg] 458x450 (~50Kb) uns male An alpine meadow on the right bank terrace of the fourth tributary of the Sargir River (the Usek River basin), altitude 3200 m, 47 km NEN of Zharkent, 21 km NEN of village Sarybel', the mountain massif Tyshkantau, the Southern Dzhungarian Alatau mountain chain (NE part of Tien Shan), Zharkent District, Taldy-Kurgan Province, SE Kazakhstan. 27th of July 1994, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Agriades pheretiades
[pheretiades-1mv.jpg] 600x800 (~75Kb) uns male An alpine meadow on the right bank terrace of the fourth tributary of the Sargir River (the Usek River basin), altitude 3200 m, 47 km NEN of Zharkent, 21 km NEN of village Sarybel', the mountain massif Tyshkantau, the Southern Dzhungarian Alatau mountain chain (NE part of Tien Shan), Zharkent District, Taldy-Kurgan Province, SE Kazakhstan. 27th of July 1994, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Agriades orbitulus pheretimus
[pheretimus-1mv.jpg] 528x744 (~75Kb) uns male An open pine forest on the hill just north of the Chita Sity, Transbaikalia, Siberia, Russia. 28th June 1996, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Agriades orbitulus sajana
[sajana-2ymv.jpg] 527x698 (~106Kb) uns male An alpine meadow patch neighbouring with the most elevated larch wood outposts in the Kamdyt valley, a Tekelyu River right tributary which in turn is an Akkem River right tributary, the Katunskii Range northern principal slope, Central [Russian} Altai Mts., Ust'-Koksa District, Altai Rapublic, West SIberia, Russia. 3rd July 2007, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Agriades orbitulus sajana
[sajana-2amv.jpg] 918x1224 (~222Kb) uns male An alpine meadow patch neighbouring with the most elevated larch wood outposts in the Kamdyt valley, a Tekelyu River right tributary which in turn is an Akkem River right tributary, the Katunskii Range northern principal slope, Central [Russian} Altai Mts., Ust'-Koksa District, Altai Rapublic, West SIberia, Russia. 3rd July 2007, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Agriades orbitulus sajana
[sajana-2xmv.jpg] 581x717 (~120Kb) uns male An alpine meadow patch neighbouring with the most elevated larch wood outposts in the Kamdyt valley, a Tekelyu River right tributary which in turn is an Akkem River right tributary, the Katunskii Range northern principal slope, Central [Russian} Altai Mts., Ust'-Koksa District, Altai Rapublic, West SIberia, Russia. 3rd July 2007, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Agriades orbitulus sajana
[sajana-1mv.jpg] 533x400 (~46Kb) uns male A montane tundra in a cirque in the sources of the Argem (Direntai) River, 2500 m above sea level, the eastern spurs of the Katunskiy mountain range, Kosh-Agach District, Central Altai Mts., West Siberia, Russia. 19th July, 1988, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Agriades orbitulus sajana
[sajana-2amu.jpg] 1350x1212 (~255Kb) ups male An alpine meadow patch neighbouring with the most elevated larch wood outposts in the Kamdyt valley, a Tekelyu River right tributary which in turn is an Akkem River right tributary, the Katunskii Range northern principal slope, Central [Russian} Altai Mts., Ust'-Koksa District, Altai Rapublic, West SIberia, Russia. 3rd July 2007, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Agriades optilete
[optilete-3mv.jpg] 669x953 (~242Kb) uns male The Aldan River right bank 1 km W of Tommot town, Aldan Ulus, Sakha Republic - Yakutia, E Siberia, Russia. 25th June 2002, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Agriades optilete sibirica
[sibirica-1fv.jpg] 400x300 (~16Kb) uns female A mossy larch (Larix gmelinii (Rupr.) Rupr.) taiga at the village Akotuy, the junction of the mountain ranges Uryumkanskii and Kukul'bei, Aleksandrovskozavodskoi District, E Chita Province, E Transbaikalia, Siberia, Russia. 23rd July 1997, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Agriades optilete sibirica
[sibirica-2v.jpg] 611x616 (~96Kb) uns A very slight tundrous ridge surrounded with peat-moss marches few km of the western coast of the southernmost Kamchatka at the abandoned settlement Bol'sheretsk. 6th August 1992, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Patricius lucifera
[lucifera-3v.jpg] 884x943 (~268Kb) uns Russia, West Siberia, the western Altai Mts., Yanbochi valley at the Kyrlyk River headwaters 8 km SE of Kyrlyk village, a mud at a karst spring at a limestone hill foot. 6th July 2005, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Patricius lucifera
[lucifera-2bv.jpg] 1242x1218 (~443Kb) uns Russia, West Siberia, the western Altai Mts., Yanbochi valley at the Kyrlyk River headwaters 8 km SE of Kyrlyk village, a mud at a karst spring at a limestone hill foot. 6th July 2005, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Patricius lucifera
[lucifera-1amv.jpg] 579x790 (~126Kb) uns male A path in an open larch forest in the forest belt upper part, south-estern slope of the Tanmalyg River valley, Khan-Deer cluster of the Ubsunurskaya Kotlovina State Biosphaera Nature Reserve, the Khor-Taiga Mts. within the Khemchik Mountain Range, West Sayan, Chaa-Khol Kozhuun of Tyva Republic (Tuva), South Siberia, Russia. 4th July 2004, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Patricius lucifera
[lucifera-1bmv.jpg] 611x856 (~115Kb) uns male A path in an open larch forest in the forest belt upper part, south-estern slope of the Tanmalyg River valley, Khan-Deer cluster of the Ubsunurskaya Kotlovina State Biosphaera Nature Reserve, the Khor-Taiga Mts. within the Khemchik Mountain Range, West Sayan, Chaa-Khol Kozhuun of Tyva Republic (Tuva), South Siberia, Russia. 4th July 2004, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Patricius lucifera
[lucifera-2av.jpg] 1358x1161 (~362Kb) uns Russia, West Siberia, the western Altai Mts., Yanbochi valley at the Kyrlyk River headwaters 8 km SE of Kyrlyk village, a mud at a karst spring at a limestone hill foot. 6th July 2005, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Aricia agestis
[agestis-2u.jpg] 961x819 (~199Kb) ups Russia, North Caucasus, Adygea Republic, Maikop, Khanskaya stanitsa, a meadow on the Belaya River right bank. 11th July 2008, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Aricia artaxerxes strandi
[strandi-1v.jpg] 400x533 (~64Kb) uns A herb meadow at the northern foot of the Seminskii Pass, Shebalino District, Altai Republic, the Altai Mts., West Siberia, Russia. 29th June 1989, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Aricia artaxerxes strandi
[strandi-5mv.jpg] 1021x1037 (~255Kb) uns male Russia, West Siberia, the western Altai Mts., Yanbochi valley at the Kyrlyk River headwaters 8 km SE of Kyrlyk village, a mud at a karst spring at a limestone hill foot. 6th July 2005, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Aricia artaxerxes strandi
[strandi-4v.jpg] 389x600 (~33Kb) uns A birch grove edge near Irga village, Kemerovo Province. 30th June 2000, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Aricia artaxerxes strandi
[strandi-2mv.jpg] 500x457 (~43Kb) uns male A short-forb meadow in the valley of the Zyryanka Rivulet low flow, Akademgorodok [Academy Town], Novosibirsk, West Siberia, Russia. 5th July 1998, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Aricia artaxerxes strandi
[strandi-3mv.jpg] 400x548 (~35Kb) uns male A detrituous southern slope of the Dzhazator River right bank 4 km upstream of the Zhumaly River mouth, Kosh-Agach District, Altai Republic, West Siberia, Russia. 20th July 1998, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Aricia chinensis
[chinensis-1mv.jpg] 600x800 (~65Kb) uns male A bluff of the Onon River right bank 10 km upstream of the village Nozhnii Tsasuchei, Onon District, S Chita Province, SE Transbaikalia, Siberia, Russia. 18th July 1997, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Aricia chinensis
[chinensis-2mv.jpg] 600x800 (~67Kb) uns male A bluff of the Onon River right bank 10 km upstream of the village Nozhnii Tsasuchei, Onon District, S Chita Province, SE Transbaikalia, Siberia, Russia. 18th July 1997, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Eumedonia eumedon
[eumedon-3fv.jpg] 400x533 (~36Kb) uns female An open poplar (Populus nigra L. + Populus alba L.) forest on the Berd' River left bank between villages Ust'-Chem and Legostaevo, Iskitim District, Novosibirsk Province, West Siberia, Russia. 24th June 1990, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Eumedonia eumedon modestus
[modesta-1bv.jpg] 1173x822 (~250Kb) uns Russian Federation, Adygea Republic, Caucasian nature reserve, Lagonaki Plateau, the Blyam Mt. environs, alpine meadows, 12 July 2008, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Eumedonia eumedon modestus
[modesta-1av.jpg] 676x1001 (~181Kb) uns Russian Federation, Adygea Republic, Caucasian nature reserve, Lagonaki Plateau, the Blyam Mt. environs, alpine meadows, 12 July 2008, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Eumedonia eumedon modestus
[modesta-1u.jpg] 985x873 (~205Kb) ups Russian Federation, Adygea Republic, Caucasian nature reserve, Lagonaki Plateau, the Blyam Mt. environs, alpine meadows, 12 July 2008, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Plebejus argus
[argus-9afv.jpg] 753x594 (~126Kb) uns female Russia, Khabarovskiy Kray, Khabarovsk southern env., Bychikha village. 7th July 2014, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Plebejus argus
[argus-9bfv.jpg] 794x937 (~170Kb) uns female Russia, Khabarovskiy Kray, Khabarovsk southern env., Bychikha village. 7th July 2014, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Plebejus argus clarasiaticus
[clarasiaticus-2mv.jpg] 1060x1148 (~246Kb) uns male Russia, West Siberia, Altai Republic, Ust'-Koksa District, Ust'-Koksa village environs, meadows with Onobrychis arenaria on glades in open larch forest on gentle E slopes of the Koksa River righ bank valley next to the village, 25th July 2007, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Plebejus argus clarasiaticus
[clarasiaticus-3bz.jpg] 1224x918 (~477Kb) Russia, West Siberia, Altai Republic, Ust'-Koksa District, Ust'-Koksa village environs, meadows with Onobrychis arenaria on glades in open larch forest on gentle E slopes of the Koksa River righ bank valley next to the village, 25th July 2007, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Plebejus argus clarasiaticus
[clarasiaticus-3ax.jpg] 884x1137 (~220Kb) Russia, West Siberia, Altai Republic, Ust'-Koksa District, Ust'-Koksa village environs, meadows with Onobrychis arenaria on glades in open larch forest on gentle E slopes of the Koksa River righ bank valley next to the village, 25th July 2007, Photo Oleg Kosterin


[Oleg Kosterin]
Institue of Cytology & Genetics
Siberian Division of Russian Academy of Sciences; Novosibirsk; e-mail: Oleg Kosterin; http://pisum.bionet.nsc.ru/kosterin/
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