Images from 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
Maniola jurtina
[jurtina-10fav.jpg] 839x1137 (~269Kb) uns female Iran, Ostan-e Lorestan, Shakhrestan-e Khorramabad, Bishekh. 25th May 2017, 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 hylata
[hylata-2z.jpg] 948x1470 (~269Kb) Iran, Lorestan, Khorramabad Shakhrestan, 6.2 km NE of Chenar Gerit village, ~2000 m a.s.l., Persian Oak open woodland in a mountain valley. 31th May 2017, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Melanargia hylata
[hylata-1bv.jpg] 1313x1178 (~397Kb) uns Iran, Ostan-e Markazi, Shakhrestan-e Tafresh , Tafresh City environs, Shilanevar valley, 2036 m a.s.l., the lower pond, 29th May 2017, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Melanargia hylata
[hylata-2av.jpg] 1457x1487 (~360Kb) uns Iran, Lorestan, Khorramabad Shakhrestan, 6.2 km NE of Chenar Gerit village, ~2000 m a.s.l., Persian Oak open woodland in a mountain valley. 31th May 2017, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Melanargia hylata
[hylata-2y.jpg] 938x1529 (~332Kb) Iran, Lorestan, Khorramabad Shakhrestan, 6.2 km NE of Chenar Gerit village, ~2000 m a.s.l., Persian Oak open woodland in a mountain valley. 31th May 2017, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Melanargia hylata
[hylata-1av.jpg] 1523x1463 (~491Kb) uns Iran, Ostan-e Esfahan, Shakhrestan-e Golpayegan, the Ghomrood River left bank just upstream of the lower reserve, 21st May 2017, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Melanargia hylata
[hylata-2x.jpg] 1282x972 (~232Kb) Iran, Lorestan, Khorramabad Shakhrestan, 6.2 km NE of Chenar Gerit village, ~2000 m a.s.l., Persian Oak open woodland in a mountain valley. 31th May 2017, 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 ruckbeili
[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 ruckbeili
[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
Oeneis norna altaica
[altaica-1mvy.jpg] 823x596 (~121Kb) 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 ammon
[ammon-1mv.jpg] 738x636 (~133Kb) uns male An alpine meadow in the valley of a headwater of the Chikty Rivulet, 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. 15th July 1998, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Oeneis ammon
[ammon-1fv.jpg] 777x747 (~133Kb) uns female An alpine meadow in the valley of a headwater of the Chikty Rivulet, 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. 15th July 1998, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Oeneis sculda
[sculda-1fv.jpg] 730x725 (~141Kb) uns female 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
Oeneis sculda
[sculda-2fv.jpg] 1052x979 (~356Kb) uns female 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. 3th July 2007, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Oeneis nanna
[nanna-1mvx.jpg] 412x566 (~85Kb) uns male A dry rocky southern slope of a ridge between the headwaters of the Chikty Rivulet, 2700 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
Oeneis nanna
[nanna-1fv.jpg] 880x722 (~181Kb) uns female A meadowy SW slope of a ridge between the headwaters of the Chikty Rivulet, 2700 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


[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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