Images from Oleg Kosterin

Erebia pandrose yernikensis
[yernikensis-2v.jpg] 781x600 (~105Kb) uns An alpine meadow in the valley of the left headwater of the Chikty Rivulet, 2600 m above sea level, the southern principle slope of the Yuzhno-Chuiskii mountain range, the upper Dzhazator River basin, Kosh-Agach District, Altai Republic, West Siberia, Russia. 10th July 1998, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Aphantopus hyperantus
[hyperantus-a1mv.jpg] 548x738 (~108Kb) uns male Russia, West Siberia, border of Altai Republic and Altaiskii Krai, a meadowy slope on the Anui River right bank at Chenyi Anui village. 2 July 2005 (caught by Thomisidae spider), Photo Oleg Kosterin
Aphantopus hyperantus alpheois
[alpheois-1fu.jpg] 533x400 (~58Kb) ups female A valley meadow at the Shadrikha Rivulet at the village Mel'nichikha, Novosibirsk District and Province, West Siberia, Russia. 17th May 1993, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Hyponephele lycaon
[lycaon-1mfv.jpg] 533x400 (~69Kb) uns male female A rocky steppefied south-exposed slope on the left bank of the Koksu River 2 km of its junction with the Dzhazatr River, 1600 m above sea level, the eastern spurs of the Katunskiy moutain range, Central Altai Mts., West Siberia, Russia. 25th July 1988, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Hyponephele lycaon
[lycaon-1fv.jpg] 600x442 (~71Kb) uns female A patch of a meadow steppe at the village Fadino, 10 km S of the city Omsk, West Siberia, Russia. 16th August 1998, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Hyponephele lycaon
[lycaon-1l.jpg] 800x600 (~60Kb) larva A meadow on the Shadrikha Rivulet right bank just downstream of the village Mel'nichikha (Shadrikha), Novosibirsk District and Province, West Siberia, Russia. June 1995, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Hyponephele lycaon
[lycaon-1mv.jpg] 631x747 (~101Kb) uns male Open larch forest on the left bank of the Dzhazator River in its upper flow, between the falls of its right tributaries Chikty and Akbul, 2000 m above sea level, Kosh-Agach District, Altai Republic, West Siberia, Russia. 18th July 1998, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Hyponephele lupina intermedia
[intermedia-1mfv.jpg] 533x400 (~50Kb) uns male female A meadowy steppe on the bluff of the NE bank of Lake Solenoe, 6 km SW of the village Mironovka, Chistozerskiy District, Novosibirsk Province, West Siberia, Russia. 26th June 1994, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Hyponephele naubidensis
[naubidensis-1v.jpg] 586x650 (~89Kb) uns A southern herbaceous and stony slope within the Tien Shan spruce (Picea schrenkiana Fisch. et Mey.) forest belt, at 2800 m altitude, on the right bank of the Chiliksay Stream - a right tributary of the Sargir River (the Usek River basin), 48 km N of Zharkent, 20 km N of village Sarybel', the mountain massif Tyshkantau, the Southern Dzhungarian Alatau mountain chain (NE part of Tien Shan), Zharkent District, Taldy-Kurgan Province, NE Kazakhstan. 31st of July 1994, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Maniola jurtina
[jurtina-8fv.jpg] 794x707 (~163Kb) uns female Russia, North Caucasus, Adygea Republic, Maikop, Khanskaya stanitsa, a meadow on the Belaya River right bank. 11th July 2008, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Maniola jurtina
[jurtina-9fyu.jpg] 1089x770 (~271Kb) ups female Russia, West Siberia, Omsk, Gorodok Vodnikov Park. 19th July 2007, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Maniola jurtina
[jurtina-9myv.jpg] 973x1106 (~279Kb) uns male Russia, West Siberia, Omsk, the 30th Anniversary of Victory Park. 15th July 2007 (on Sorbaria sorbifolia), Photo Oleg Kosterin
Maniola jurtina
[jurtina-9fxu.jpg] 1391x1017 (~453Kb) ups female Russia, West Siberia, Omsk, Gorodok Vodnikov Park. 19th July 2007, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Maniola jurtina
[jurtina-9mxv.jpg] 1097x800 (~300Kb) uns male Russia, West Siberia, Omsk, the 30th Anniversary of Victory Park. 15th July 2007 (on Sorbaria sorbifolia), Photo Oleg Kosterin
Maniola jurtina
[jurtina-9fzu.jpg] 1120x803 (~220Kb) ups female Russia, West Siberia, Omsk, Gorodok Vodnikov Park. 19th July 2007, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Maniola jurtina
[jurtina-9mzv.jpg] 795x923 (~203Kb) uns male Russia, West Siberia, Omsk, the 30th Anniversary of Victory Park. 15th July 2007 (on Sorbaria sorbifolia), Photo Oleg Kosterin
Melanargia galathea donsa
[donsa-1u.jpg] 474x400 (~40Kb) ups A juniper/oak parkland on the coastal (Black Sea) slopes above the settlement Mukhovatka, Crimea, Ukraine. 3rd July 1991, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Melanargia russiae
[russiae-1mfv.jpg] 800x600 (~97Kb) uns male female A meadow steppe on the Shipunikha Rivulet right bank terrace 2 km NE of the village Evsino, Iskitim District, Novosibirsk Province, West Siberia, Russia. 21st June 1997, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Melanargia russiae
[russiae-3mu.jpg] 700x471 (~103Kb) ups male Russia, West Siberia, Novosibirsk Province (just and its S border), Ordynskii Dirstrict, environs of the village Antonovo, the southern steppen bluff of the Novosibirsk Water Reserve bank. 23th June 2001, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Melanargia russiae
[russiae-3fu.jpg] 600x600 (~85Kb) ups female Russia, Siberia, Krasnoyarskii Krai Province, Sharypovo District, 5 km NNE of v. Parnaya, 5519'N 8916'E, alt. 500-600 m, meadowy steppe on southern slope, birch/larch forest edges. 1/VII 2000, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Melanargia halimede
[halimede-1fv.jpg] 600x800 (~90Kb) uns female A steppefied meadow on a southern slope in the valley of a brook being a tributary of the Serebryanka River, the southern environs of the village Nerchinskii Zavod, Nerchinskozavodskoi District, E Chita Province, E Transbaikalia, Siberia, Russia. 6th August 1997 (on Adenophora tricuspidata (Fischer ex Roemer & Schultes) A. DC), Photo Oleg Kosterin
Boeberia parmenio
[parmenio-1fu.jpg] 800x600 (~123Kb) ups female A clearing in a pine forest at the village Nizhnii Tsasuchei, Onon District, Chita Province, SE Transbaikalia (Dahuria), Siberia, Russia. 3rd July 1996, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Boeberia parmenio
[parmenio-1fv.jpg] 800x600 (~116Kb) uns female A clearing in a pine forest at the village Nizhnii Tsasuchei, Onon District, Chita Province, SE Transbaikalia (Dahuria), Siberia, Russia. 3rd July 1996, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Brintesia circe
[circe-1v.jpg] 387x400 (~37Kb) uns An edge of a pine forest on the clope of the coastal Crimean mountains above the settlement Nikita, Crimea, Ukraine. 2nd July 1991, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Brintesia circe
[circe-2v.jpg] 533x400 (~55Kb) uns An open pistachio-tree / oak / juniper stand (phrygana) on the western slope of the Svyataya mountain, Kara-Dag Nature Reserve, Crimean Peninsula, Ukraine. 8th July 1991 (Two feeding on Psephelus sp.), Photo Oleg Kosterin
Chazara briseis
[briseis-1mvx.jpg] 800x558 (~71Kb) uns male A patch of a meadow steppe at the village Fadino, 10 km S of the city Omsk, West Siberia, Russia. 16th August 1998, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Chazara briseis
[briseis-1mv.jpg] 681x525 (~72Kb) uns male A patch of a meadow steppe at the village Fadino, 10 km S of the city Omsk, West Siberia, Russia. 16th August 1998, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Chazara briseis magna
[magna-1mfv.jpg] 533x400 (~69Kb) uns male female A ditch in a steppe on the Dzhunke Plateau, the Northern Dzhungarian Alatau mountain chain, 1600 m altitude, 10 km SE of the village Kopal, Kopal District, Taldy-Kurgan Province, SE Kazakhstan. 4th August 1994, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Chazara briseis lyrnessus
[lyrnessus-1fv.jpg] 1198x939 (~383Kb) uns female Russia, West Siberia, Altaiskii Krai Province, Zmeinogorsk District, Savvushka village environs, the Lake Kolyvenskoe bank, a slope steppe. 9th September 2007, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Chazara heydenreichi
[heydenreichi-1v.jpg] 823x520 (~119Kb) uns The Tyshkan River valley just upstream its leaving the mountains, about 1800 m above sea level, 37 km N of Zharkent, 10 km N of village Sarybel', mountain massif Tyshkantau, the Southern Dzhungarian Alatau mountain chain (NE part of Tien Shan), Zharkent District, Taldy-Kurgan Province, SE Kazakhstan. 23rd July 1994, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Chazara persephone
[persephone-1fv.jpg] 533x400 (~47Kb) uns female Omsk, West Siberia, Russia. July 1979, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Hipparchia autonoe
[autonoe-1fv.jpg] 668x703 (~109Kb) uns female A steppefied southern slope of small mountains on the Dzhazator River right bank in front of the Akbul Rivulet mouth, 2000 m above sea level, between the Yuzhno-Chuiskii mountain range and the Ukok Plateau, the upper Dzhazator River basin, Kosh-Agach District, Altai Republic, West Siberia, Russia. 19th July 1998 (on Veronica porphyriana), Photo Oleg Kosterin
Hipparchia autonoe
[autonoe-1mfv.jpg] 595x396 (~42Kb) uns male female A steppefied southern slope of small mountains on the Dzhazator River right bank in front of the Akbul Rivulet mouth, between the Yuzhno-Chuiskii mountain range and the Ukok Plateau, the upper Dzhazator River basin, Kosh-Agach District, Altai Republic, West Siberia, Russia. 12th July 1998, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Hipparchia autonoe sibirica
[sibirica-1v.jpg] 628x460 (~91Kb) uns A stony dry delta (loc. "sair") of the Shivilig-Khem River descending from the mountains the East Tannu-Ola mounatin range for the Ubsu-Nur Hollow, Tes-Khem District, Tuva Republic, Siberia, Russia. 15th July 1990, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Hipparchia autonoe sibirica
[sibirica-1mv.jpg] 565x423 (~42Kb) uns male 5 km W of the village Nizhnii Tsasuchei, Onon District, Chita Province, Transbaikalia, Siberia, Russia. 15th July 1997 (A male sitting on sand under a sparce canopy of open Ulmus pumila wood (this tree may grow in arid habitats) on the Onon River right bank), Photo Oleg Kosterin
Hipparchia pellucida
[pellucida-1fv.jpg] 626x407 (~68Kb) uns female A road through alternating meadows and woods on a flat top (loc. "yaila") of the coastal Crimean mountains above the halfway between Mukhovatka and Foros, Crimea, Ukraine. 4th July 1991, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Hipparchia fidia
[fidia-2v.jpg] 631x905 (~95Kb) uns France, Provence, Marceille, above cliffs between Marceille and Cassis. 26th July 2002, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Karanasa regeli rueckbeili
[rueckbeili-1v.jpg] 652x460 (~79Kb) uns The Sargir River valley, the Usek River basin, the massif Tyshkantau of the Southern Dzhungarian Alatau, Taldy-Kurgan Region, E Kazakhstan. 29th of July 1994, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Karanasa regeli rueckbeili
[rueckbeili-1u.jpg] 590x476 (~89Kb) ups The Sargir River valley, the Usek River basin, the massif Tyshkantau of the Southern Dzhungarian Alatau, Taldy-Kurgan Region, E Kazakhstan. 29th of July 1994, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Minois dryas
[dryas-4mf.jpg] 918x902 (~270Kb) male female Russia, West Siberia, Omsk, a floodland meadow within the 30th Anniversary of Victory Park. 15th July 2007, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Minois dryas septentrionalis
[septentrionalis-1mvfu.jpg] 800x600 (~83Kb) ups uns male female An open pine forest at the village Verkhnii Tsasuchei, Onon District, S Chita Province, SE Transbaikalia, Siberia, Russia. 10th August 1997, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Minois dryas bipunctatus
[bipunctatus-1v.jpg] 603x701 (~93Kb) uns The Soockchon River valley, Ogchon County, Chung-Cheung Province, S Korea, 28th July 2002, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Minois dryas bipunctatus
[bipunctatus-1.jpg] 797x725 (~89Kb) The Soockchon River valley, Ogchon County, Chung-Cheung Province, S Korea, 28th July 2002, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Oeneis magna dubia
[dubia-2va.jpg] 1093x861 (~372Kb) uns A dry open Pinus sibirica Du Tour stand on a rocky granite ridge between the Akkem and Aryskan Rivers 2300 m above sea level, the Akkem River basin, the Katunskii Range northern principal slope, Central [Russian] Altai Mts., Ust'-Koksa District, Altai Republic, West Siberia, Russia. 4th July 2007, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Oeneis magna dubia
[dubia-2vz.jpg] 1167x918 (~531Kb) uns A dry open Pinus sibirica Du Tour stand on a rocky granite ridge between the Akkem and Aryskan Rivers 2300 m above sea level, the Akkem River basin, the Katunskii Range northern principal slope, Central [Russian] Altai Mts., Ust'-Koksa District, Altai Republic, West Siberia, Russia. 4th July 2007, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Oeneis magna dubia
[dubia-1mv.jpg] 531x500 (~60Kb) uns male A subalpine larch parkland on the southern principle slope of the Yuzhno-Chuiskii mountain range between the Chikty and Akbul Rivulets, 2300 m above sea level, the upper Dzhazator River basin, Kosh-Agach District, Altai Republic, West Siberia, Russia. 11th July 1998 (on Geranium krylovii Tzvelev, 1993), Photo Oleg Kosterin
Oeneis magna dubia
[dubia-1v.jpg] 616x700 (~138Kb) uns A subalpine larch parkland on the southern principle slope of the Yuzhno-Chuiskii mountain range between the Chikty and Akbul Rivulets, 2300 m above sea level, the upper Dzhazator River basin, Kosh-Agach District, Altai Republic, West Siberia, Russia. 11th July 1998, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Oeneis magna dubia
[dubia-2vx.jpg] 918x1224 (~703Kb) uns A dry open Pinus sibirica Du Tour stand on a rocky granite ridge between the Akkem and Aryskan Rivers 2300 m above sea level, the Akkem River basin, the Katunskii Range northern principal slope, Central [Russian] Altai Mts., Ust'-Koksa District, Altai Republic, West Siberia, Russia. 4th July 2007, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Oeneis magna dubia
[dubia-2vy.jpg] 1224x918 (~783Kb) uns A dry open Pinus sibirica Du Tour stand on a rocky granite ridge between the Akkem and Aryskan Rivers 2300 m above sea level, the Akkem River basin, the Katunskii Range northern principal slope, Central [Russian] Altai Mts., Ust'-Koksa District, Altai Republic, West Siberia, Russia. 4th July 2007, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Oeneis norna
[norna-1v.jpg] 891x560 (~121Kb) uns Stony bank of the Chikty Rivulet among alpine meadow/dwarf birch thickets, 2500 m above sea level, the southern principle slope of the Yuzhno-Chuiskii mountain range, the upper Dzhazator River basin, Kosh-Agach District, Altai Republic, West Siberia, Russia. 13th July 1998, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Oeneis norna altaica
[altaica-1mvz.jpg] 516x392 (~40Kb) uns male An alpine meadow in the valley of the left headwater of the Chikty Rivulet, 2600 m above sea level, the southern principle slope of the Yuzhno-Chuiskii mountain range, the upper Dzhazator River basin, Kosh-Agach District, Altai Republic, West Siberia, Russia. 11th July 1998 (on horse dung), Photo Oleg Kosterin
Oeneis norna altaica
[altaica-2v.jpg] 887x1070 (~500Kb) uns 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. 4rd July 2007, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Oeneis norna altaica
[altaica-1mv.jpg] 566x551 (~59Kb) uns male An alpine meadow in the valley of the left headwater of the Chikty Rivulet, 2600 m above sea level, the southern principle slope of the Yuzhno-Chuiskii mountain range, the upper Dzhazator River basin, Kosh-Agach District, Altai Republic, West Siberia, Russia. 9th July 1998 (on of Angelica archangelica), Photo Oleg Kosterin
Oeneis norna altaica
[altaica-1mvx.jpg] 617x574 (~80Kb) uns male An alpine meadow in the valley of the left headwater of the Chikty Rivulet, 2600 m above sea level, the southern principle slope of the Yuzhno-Chuiskii mountain range, the upper Dzhazator River basin, Kosh-Agach District, Altai Republic, West Siberia, Russia. 9th July 1998 (on Lagotis integrifolia), 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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