Images from 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
Plebejus argus clarasiaticus
[clarasiaticus-1amf.jpg] 1000x1000 (~154Kb) male female Russia, Siberia, Khakas Republic, Shira District, 2 km SE of village Efremkino, 5426' N 8928' E, alt. 500-800 m, stony steppen S-exposed slope with lime rocks. 4/VII 2000, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Plebejus argus clarasiaticus
[clarasiaticus-1bmf.jpg] 700x658 (~77Kb) male female Russia, Siberia, Khakas Republic, Shira District, 2 km SE of village Efremkino, 5426' N 8928' E, alt. 500-800 m, stony steppen S-exposed slope with lime rocks. 4/VII 2000, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Plebejus argus clarasiaticus
[clarasiaticus-3ay.jpg] 837x1190 (~232Kb) 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-3az.jpg] 612x816 (~134Kb) 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-3bx.jpg] 989x892 (~395Kb) 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-2mu.jpg] 815x1042 (~259Kb) ups 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-3by.jpg] 1308x864 (~455Kb) 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-2mfv.jpg] 1388x1160 (~250Kb) uns male female 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 obensis
[obensis-1mfv.jpg] 533x400 (~49Kb) uns male female A lawn, Akademgorodok [Academy Town], Novosibirsk, West Siberia, Russia. 22nd June 1989, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Plebejus argus obensis
[obensis-1mfvx.jpg] 478x694 (~36Kb) uns male female A lawn, Akademgorodok [Academy Town], Novosibirsk, West Siberia, Russia. 22nd June 1989, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Plebejus argyrognomon
[argyrognomon-1fv.jpg] 918x1040 (~182Kb) uns female Russia, West Siberia, the Altai Mts., Altai Republic, Shebalino District, the Ulus-Cherga village environs, a herbaceous meadow on southern slope. 8th July 2007 (on Vicia unijuga R. Br.), Photo Oleg Kosterin
Plebejus calliopis polaris
[kamtchatica-1mfu.jpg] 400x300 (~61Kb) ups male female A detritous montane tundra on the SW side of a ring mountain range circling the Ksudach Caldera, Elizovo District, South Kamchatka, Russia. 21 August 1991 (playing male and female), Photo Oleg Kosterin
Plebejus calliopis sailjugemicus
[sailjugemicus-1mv.jpg] 483x600 (~58Kb) uns male A dry Kobresia tundra patch among dwarf birch tundras on a ledge between the Chikty Rivulet and a next upstream right tributary of the Dzhazator River upper flow, 2400 m above sea level, the southern principal slope of the Yuzhno-Chuiskii mountain range, Kosh-Agach District, Altai Republic, West Siberia, Russia. 15th July 1998, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Plebejus calliopis sailjugemicus
[sailjugemicus-1fu.jpg] 513x518 (~52Kb) ups female A dry Kobresia tundra patch among dwarf birch tundras on a ledge between the Chikty Rivulet and a next upstream right tributary of the Dzhazator River upper flow, 2400 m above sea level, the southern principal slope of the Yuzhno-Chuiskii mountain range, Kosh-Agach District, Altai Republic, West Siberia, Russia. 15th July 1998, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Plebejus calliopis sailjugemicus
[sailjugemicus-1m.jpg] 533x400 (~65Kb) male An subalpine meadow, at 2000 m above sea level, on the eastern spurs of the Katunskiy Mt. Range, the valley of the Argem (Direntai) stream, Central Altai Mts., West Siberia, Russia. 13th July, 1988, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Plebejus subsolanus
[subsolanus-2.jpg] 1000x1000 (~297Kb) Russia, Siberia, Khakass Republic, Tashtyp District, the Dzhabash River right bank, 8 km E of settlement Abaza, elevation of 450-500 m. 6/VII 2000 (Congregation on wet ground. Seen also Cyaniris semiargus and many Coenonympha oedippus), Photo Oleg Kosterin
Plebejus subsolanus
[subsolanus-1mv.jpg] 300x400 (~27Kb) uns male A meadow, with Medicago dominating, on the Tes-Khem River right bank in front of the Shivilig-Khem valley, the Ubsu-Nur intermontane hollow, Tes-Khem District, Tuva Republic, Siberia, Russia. 9th July 1990, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Plebejus cleobis ongodai
[ongodai-3fv.jpg] 1352x1186 (~216Kb) uns female 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
Plebejus cleobis ongodai
[ongodai-3mv.jpg] 1067x887 (~289Kb) 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
Plebejus cleobis ongodai
[ongodai-2mv.jpg] 483x600 (~58Kb) uns male A dry Kobresia tundra patch among dwarf birch tundras on a ledge between the Chikty Rivulet and a next upstream right tributary of the Dzhazator River upper flow, 2400 m above sea level, the southern principal slope of the Yuzhno-Chuiskii mountain range, Kosh-Agach District, Altai Republic, West Siberia, Russia. 15th July 1998, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Plebejus cleobis ongodai
[ongodai-2fu.jpg] 513x518 (~52Kb) ups female A dry Kobresia tundra patch among dwarf birch tundras on a ledge between the Chikty Rivulet and a next upstream right tributary of the Dzhazator River upper flow, 2400 m above sea level, the southern principal slope of the Yuzhno-Chuiskii mountain range, Kosh-Agach District, Altai Republic, West Siberia, Russia. 15th July 1998 (on Veronica porphyriana), Photo Oleg Kosterin
Plebejus cleobis ongodai
[ongodai-3f.jpg] 604x576 (~139Kb) female 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
Plebejus cleobis ongodai
[ongodai-g1.jpg] 1148x803 (~332Kb) The lower Oroktoi brook valley, a right tributary of the Akkem River, the Katunskii Range northern principal slope, Central [Russian} Altai Mts., Ust'-Koksa District, Altai Rapublic, West Siberia, Russia. 7th July 2007 (Plebejus idas ongodai, Plebejus argus clarasiatica, Plebicula amanda amanda on fresh horse dung), Photo Oleg Kosterin
Plebejus cleobis verchojanica
[verchojanicus-1mv.jpg] 400x533 (~44Kb) uns male A flowery slope of the coastal terrace at the Burgauli River mouth on the southern coast of the Koni Peninsula, Ola District, S Magadan Province, Russia. 17th July, 1989 (on its probable foodlpant Oxytropis czukotica Jurtz.), Photo Oleg Kosterin
Plebejus cleobis verchojanica
[verchojanicus-1mu.jpg] 400x300 (~37Kb) ups male A flowery slope of the coastal terrace at the Burgauli River mouth on the southern coast of the Koni Peninsula, Ola District, S Magadan Province, Russia. 17th July, 1989 (on a flower of Geranium erianthum DC.), Photo Oleg Kosterin
Kretania (Plebejides) pylaon katunensis
[katunensis-1bmv.jpg] 860x1016 (~321Kb) uns male The lower Oroktoi brook valley, a right tributary of the Akkem River, the Katunskii Range northern principal slope, Central [Russian} Altai Mts., Ust'-Koksa District, Altai Rapublic, West Siberia, Russia. 7th July 2007 (on fresh horse dung, with multiple Plebicula amanda), Photo Oleg Kosterin
Kretania (Plebejides) pylaon katunensis
[katunensis-1amv.jpg] 1212x1402 (~432Kb) uns male The lower Oroktoi brook valley, a right tributary of the Akkem River, the Katunskii Range northern principal slope, Central [Russian} Altai Mts., Ust'-Koksa District, Altai Rapublic, West Siberia, Russia. 7th July 2007 (on fresh horse dung, with multiple Plebicula amanda), Photo Oleg Kosterin
Kretania eurypilus
[eurypilus-1mxv.jpg] 1257x1024 (~408Kb) uns male Iran, Ostan-e Lorestan, Shakhrestan-e Borujerd , the Hayan village environs, Gavimir Chashmah. 25th May 2017, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Kretania eurypilus
[eurypilus-1mav.jpg] 947x976 (~248Kb) uns male Iran, Ostan-e Lorestan, Shakhrestan-e Borujerd , the Hayan village environs, Gavimir Chashmah. 25th May 2017, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Kretania eurypilus
[eurypilus-1myv.jpg] 1150x939 (~459Kb) uns male Iran, Ostan-e Lorestan, Shakhrestan-e Borujerd , the Hayan village environs, Gavimir Chashmah. 25th May 2017, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Kretania eurypilus
[eurypilus-1mbv.jpg] 1034x1181 (~302Kb) uns male Iran, Ostan-e Lorestan, Shakhrestan-e Borujerd , the Hayan village environs, Gavimir Chashmah. 25th May 2017, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Kretania eurypilus
[eurypilus-1mzv.jpg] 1133x1062 (~361Kb) uns male Iran, Ostan-e Lorestan, Shakhrestan-e Borujerd , the Hayan village environs, Gavimir Chashmah. 25th May 2017, 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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