Images from Oleg Kosterin

Vanessa indica
[indica-2mu.jpg] 400x300 (~41Kb) ups male The hill Kuruntei 15 km upstream of the village Nizhnii Tsasuchei, Onon district, Chita Province, S Transbaikalia (Dahuria), Siberia, Russia. 6th July 1996, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Vanessa indica
[indica-2mv.jpg] 600x800 (~114Kb) uns male The hill Kuruntei 15 km upstream of the village Nizhnii Tsasuchei, Onon district, Chita Province, S Transbaikalia (Dahuria), Siberia, Russia. 6th July 1996, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Nymphalis xanthomelas
[xanthomelas-1l.jpg] 533x400 (~51Kb) larva The Izdrevaya Rivulet valley meadow 1 km of its mouth, surroundings of Novosibirsk, West Siberia, Russia. 22nd June 1996 (A colony of caterpillars on a willow branch hanging just above the water), Photo Oleg Kosterin
Nymphalis xanthomelas
[xanthomelas-1v.jpg] 800x600 (~115Kb) uns A road in the woody (pine/birch) Zyryanka Rivulet valley, Botanical Garden, Akademgorodok [Academy Town], Novosibirsk, West Siberia, Russia. 11th April 1997, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Nymphalis xanthomelas
[xanthomelas-5u.jpg] 800x800 (~137Kb) ups Russia, Siberia, Tyva Republic (Tuva), Erzin Distr., the Ubsu-Nur (Uvs-Nor) Hollow, Tes-Khem right bank floodland 5 km SW of v. Erzin, 50o15' N 95o06' E, alt. 1150-1200 m, meadows, open Betula microphylla and willow forests. 13th July 2000, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Nymphalis xanthomelas
[xanthomelas-1xv.jpg] 1000x935 (~232Kb) uns A road in the woody (pine/birch) Zyryanka Rivulet valley, Botanical Garden, Akademgorodok [Academy Town], Novosibirsk, West Siberia, Russia. 11th April 1997, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Nymphalis urticae
[urticae-a3xl.jpg] 1013x792 (~369Kb) larva Russia, Western Siberia, Tomsk region., Bakcharsky rn, p. Plotnikovo, big pond. July 21, 2006, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Nymphalis urticae
[urticae-5p.jpg] 474x671 (~25Kb) pupa Nettle (Urtica cannabina L.) thickets in ravines on the south- exposed slopes of the mountain Kuku-Khadan on the northern bank of Lake Zun-Torei, Onon District, SE Chita Province, Siberia, Rissia (just at the Mongolian border) (A just hatched pupa, still soft and not fully coloured, which is sucked by a group of bugs (not carnivorous ones!)). 24th June 1995, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Nymphalis urticae
[urticae-4v.jpg] 636x574 (~43Kb) uns An Irtysh River left arm within the city of Omsk, West Siberia, Russia. 29th July 1998 (on Butomus umbellatus), Photo Oleg Kosterin
Nymphalis urticae
[urticae-4mfu.jpg] 800x600 (~112Kb) ups male female The Zyryanka Rivulet valley, the surroundings of Akademgorodok [Academy Town], Novosibirsk, West Siberia, Russia. 7th April 1995 (Playing male and female), Photo Oleg Kosterin
Nymphalis urticae
[urticae-a3yl.jpg] 833x1210 (~244Kb) larva A mature larva. A birch/larch forest edge on the Akkem River left bank terrace at the Kuzuyak Brook mouth, Katunskii Range southern foot, Central [Russian] Altai Mts., Ust'-Koksa District, Altai Republic, West Siberia, Russia. 6th July 2007, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Nymphalis urticae
[urticae-4p.jpg] 400x533 (~52Kb) pupa Nettle (Urtica cannabina L.) thickets in ravines on the south-exposed slopes of the mountain Kuku-Khadan on the northern bank of Lake Zun-Torei, Onon District, SE Chita Province, Siberia, Rissia (just at the Mongolian border). 24th June 1995, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Nymphalis caschmirensis nixa
[nixa-1u.jpg] 533x400 (~60Kb) ups A large-stoned scree, at about 2500 m altitude in the headwaters of the Artuch River, Fanskie Gory - a mountain massif between the Zeravshanskii and Ghissarskii mountain ranges, Tadjikistan. 30th April 1991, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Nymphalis antiopa
[antiopa-3l.jpg] 797x400 (~63Kb) larva An edge of a riparian poplar wood in the valley of the Shivilig- Khem River just leaving the mountains, the southern foot of the East Tannu-Ola mounatin range, Tes-Khem District, Tuva Republic, Siberia, Russia. 17th July 1990, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Nymphalis io
[io-3u.jpg] 533x400 (~49Kb) ups A valley meadow at the Shadrikha Rivulet at the village Mel'nichikha, Novosibirsk District and Province, West Siberia, Russia. 24th May 1992, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Nymphalis l-album
[l-album-2pa.jpg] 691x1108 (~126Kb) pupa A Spiraea hypericifolia bush on a meadow on the Katun' River right bank at the very Akkem River mouth, on its W side. Katunskii Range southern foot, Central [Russian] Altai Mts., Ust'-Koksa District, Altai Republic, West Siberia, Russia. 7th July 2007, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Nymphalis l-album
[l-album-2u.jpg] 977x956 (~394Kb) ups Russia, Khabarovskiy Kray, Khabarovsk southern env., Bychikha village. 7th July 2014, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Nymphalis l-album
[l-album-2pb.jpg] 731x956 (~148Kb) pupa A Spiraea hypericifolia bush on a meadow on the Katun' River right bank at the very Akkem River mouth, on its W side. Katunskii Range southern foot, Central [Russian] Altai Mts., Ust'-Koksa District, Altai Republic, West Siberia, Russia. 7th July 2007, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Nymphalis l-album
[l-album-2v.jpg] 800x606 (~88Kb) uns A high right board of the Inya River valley at the Razyezd Inya railway station, Novsibirsk, West Siberia, Russia. 22nd April 2000 (sipping sap from a vounded birch), Photo Oleg Kosterin
Nymphalis c-aureum
[c-aureum-2v.jpg] 762x626 (~81Kb) uns A small pond in the forest, Seonheul-ri, Jocheon-eup, Bukjeju-gun, Jeju-do Island, S Korea. 31st of July 2002, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Nymphalis c-aureum
[c-aureum-4v.jpg] 1023x991 (~348Kb) uns Russia, Khabarovskiy Kray, Khabarovsk southern env., Bychikha village. 10th July 2014, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Nymphalis c-aureum
[c-aureum-2u.jpg] 655x918 (~115Kb) ups A small pond in the forest, Seonheul-ri, Jocheon-eup, Bukjeju-gun, Jeju-do Island, S Korea. 31st of July 2002, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Nymphalis c-album
[c-album-4.jpg] 742x478 (~47Kb) The Bol'shoy Tesh River right bank in its low reaches, 2 km upstream of its junction with the Kondoma River. 17th September 1994 (butterflies greedily suck a rotten Gastromyces fungus (?Lycoperdales gen. sp.)), Photo Oleg Kosterin
Nymphalis c-album
[c-album_c-album-1v.jpg] 1199x1002 (~299Kb) uns Russia, West Siberia, Tomsk Province, Bakchar District. Plotnikovo village, a bank of a large pond, 21st July 2006, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Nymphalis c-album kultukensis
[kultukensis-1u.jpg] 1059x1376 (~404Kb) ups Russia, West Siberia, the eastern Altai Mts., the Chylyshman River valley left board, the Kottu-Yaryk Pass, 8th May 2005, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Junonia orithya wallacei
[wallacei-2mu.jpg] 1172x885 (~128Kb) ups male Thailand, Chon Buri Province, Pattaya environs, Ko Lan island, ruderal vegeation at a roadside. 15th January 2006, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Junonia orithya wallacei
[wallacei-1v.jpg] 801x817 (~126Kb) uns Thailand, Chon Buri Province, Pattaya, a vasting land behind the Jomtien beach, 1th January 2006, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Junonia hierta
[hierta-4bv.jpg] 713x867 (~72Kb) uns Thailand, Chanthaburi, Khao-Kitchakut National Park, the park at the headquarters. 4th January 2006 , Photo Oleg Kosterin
Junonia hierta
[hierta-5au.jpg] 753x641 (~57Kb) ups Cambodia, Siem Reap, Angkor Wat. 8th January 2006, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Junonia hierta
[hierta-4u.jpg] 689x765 (~81Kb) ups Thailand, Chanthaburi, Khao-Kitchakut National Park, the park at the headquarters. 4th January 2006 , Photo Oleg Kosterin
Junonia hierta
[hierta-4av.jpg] 753x957 (~98Kb) uns Thailand, Chanthaburi, Khao-Kitchakut National Park, the park at the headquarters. 4th January 2006 , Photo Oleg Kosterin
Junonia hierta
[hierta-5bu.jpg] 967x834 (~78Kb) ups Cambodia, Siem Reap, Angkor Wat. 8th January 2006, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Junonia hierta
[hierta-5v.jpg] 681x857 (~59Kb) uns Cambodia, Siem Reap, Angkor Wat. 8th January 2006, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Junonia hierta cebrene
[cebrene-1f.jpg] 1112x1069 (~504Kb) female Ethiopia, Amhara, a Blue Nile right bank at the bridge of the road Addis Ababa - Bahir Dar, 1100 m a.s.l. 31st July 2012, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Junonia iphita
[iphita_iphita-1u.jpg] 1131x990 (~313Kb) ups Cambodia, Koh Kong Province, the Thma Bang River left tributary at the bridge, 7 km SW Thma Bang village, 3rd December 2010, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Junonia iphita horsfieldi
[horsfieldi-2v.jpg] 869x800 (~236Kb) uns Thailand, Phuket, the Khao Phra Theo National Park, the lower reaches of Bang Pae brook. 19th February 2009, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Junonia iphita horsfieldi
[horsfieldi-1v.jpg] 606x800 (~158Kb) uns Thailand, Phuket, a bank of a pond at a road 1 km NE of Khao Sai Tan Kliang Mt., 18th February 2009, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Junonia chorimene
[chorimene-1y.jpg] 874x910 (~211Kb) Ethiopia, Amhara, Lake Hayk bank. 7th August 2012, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Junonia chorimene
[chorimene-1x.jpg] 1180x918 (~228Kb) Ethiopia, Amhara, Lake Hayk bank. 7th August 2012, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Junonia chorimene
[chorimene-3v.jpg] 1082x1109 (~294Kb) uns Ethiopia, Amhara, a rapidous brook, Blue Nile right tributary just upstream the bridge of the road Addis Ababa - Bahir Dar, 1100 m a.s.l. 1st August 2012, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Junonia chorimene
[chorimene-2.jpg] 1072x920 (~291Kb) Ethiopia, Amhara, Hayk Town environs. 6th August 2012, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Junonia chorimene
[chorimene-1z.jpg] 1224x918 (~264Kb) Ethiopia, Amhara, Lake Hayk bank. 7th August 2012, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Junonia atlites
[atlites-2u.jpg] 1157x927 (~111Kb) ups Thailand, Chon Buri Province, Pattaya, Jomtien beach, a wasting land behind Jomtien Holiday Hotel, 2nd January 2006, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Junonia atlites
[atlites-3v.jpg] 1076x875 (~111Kb) uns Thailand, Chon Buri Province, Si Racha environs, the Chan-ta-Then River valley at lower reaches, 14th January 2006, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Junonia atlites
[atlites-3.jpg] 1153x1067 (~138Kb) Thailand, Chon Buri Province, Si Racha environs, the Chan-ta-Then River valley at lower reaches, 14th January 2006, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Junonia almana
[almana-3v.jpg] 612x772 (~60Kb) uns Thailand, Chon Buri Province, Si Racha environs, the Chan-ta-Then River valley at lower reaches, 14th January 2006, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Junonia almana
[almana-2u.jpg] 779x791 (~111Kb) ups Thailand, Chantaburi Province, Khao-Khitchakut National Park, a park at the headquarters, 7th January 2006, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Junonia almana
[almana-1.jpg] 680x878 (~52Kb) Thailand, Chon Buri Province, a small pool at the lake at Bang Phra. 1st February 2005, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Junonia almana
[almana-1v.jpg] 1031x880 (~89Kb) uns Thailand, Chon Buri Province, a small pool at the lake at Bang Phra. 1st February 2005, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Junonia lemonias
[lemonias-3u.jpg] 711x594 (~126Kb) ups Thailand, Chon Buri Province, Pattaya, a chain of muddy pools behind the chain of hitels along the Jomtien Beach. 25th January 2005, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Junonia lemonias
[lemonias-5v.jpg] 993x829 (~108Kb) uns Thailand, Chon Buri Province, Pattaya, a small grassy swamp with cattail and reed, surrounded by trees, at the Jomtien beach, between B.O. Guesthouse and Jomtien Metro Condotel, 15th January, 2006, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Junonia lemonias
[lemonias-4v.jpg] 1098x906 (~123Kb) uns Thailand, Chon Buri Province, Pattaya environs, Ko Khram island, a spiny bamboo forest at a beach. 2nd February 2005, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Hypolimnas bolina
[bolina-5m.jpg] 1044x1110 (~149Kb) male Thailand, Chon Buri Province, Pattaya, Ko Khram Island, Saikaew beach, a side of a road through shrubbery along coast, 3rd February, 2006, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Hypolimnas bolina
[bolina-4xf.jpg] 748x591 (~76Kb) female Thailand, Chon Buri Province, Pattaya, Jomtien Beach, Natural Park Resort. 25th January 2005, 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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