Images from Oleg Kosterin

Ditrysia sp.
[sp-3l.jpg] 822x659 (~74Kb) larva Thailand, Chon Buri Province, Pattaya, Jomtien beach, a wasting land behind Jomtien Holiday Hotel, 2nd January 2006, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Metarbelinae sp.
[sp-1.jpg] 1153x952 (~754Kb) Ethiopia, Amhara, Lake Hayk bank. 7th August 2012, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Callidula sp.
[sp-1v.jpg] 513x679 (~34Kb) uns A shady valley of the Krating river flowing through an evergreen tropical forest just above the waterfalls, the Khao-Khitchakut National Park, Chanthaburi Province, Thailand. 5th January 2006, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Callidula sp.
[sp-1u.jpg] 738x810 (~88Kb) ups A shady valley of the Krating river flowing through an evergreen tropical forest just above the waterfalls, the Khao-Khitchakut National Park, Chanthaburi Province, Thailand. 5th January 2006, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Parnassius apollo sibiricus
[sibiricus-1l.jpg] 533x400 (~62Kb) larva A rocky south-exposed slope of the right board of the Berd' River valley 13 km SE of the village Novososedovo (on the elevation of Salairskii Kryazh), Iskitim District, Novosibirsk Province, West Siberia, Russia. 10th May 1996 (A mature instar larva), Photo Oleg Kosterin
Parnassius apollo sibiricus
[sibiricus-1f.jpg] 650x430 (~58Kb) female A steep rocky slope of a mountain on the Kondoma River right bank at the raliway station Ushchel'ye 1 km N of village Kuzedeevo, the Gornaya Shoriya Upland (within the Kuznetskoe Upland), Novokuznetsk District, Kemerovo Province, West Siberia, Russia. 26th July 1996, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Parnassius apollo alpherakyi
[alpherakyi-2v.jpg] 1197x875 (~349Kb) uns A long-fallow land on the Akkem River right bank terrace at the Oroktoi Brook mouth, Katunskii Range southern foot, Central [Russian] Altai Mts., Ust'-Koksa District, Altai Republic, West Siberia, Russia. 8th July 2007, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Parnassius apollo alpherakyi
[alpherakyi-1mv.jpg] 1176x864 (~268Kb) uns male A large meadowy glade in a larch/birch forest on the Akkem River left bank terrace at the Kuzuyak brook mouth, Katunskii Range northern foot, Central Altai, Ust'-Koksa District, Altai Republic, West Siberia, Russia. 6th July 2007 (on Carum carvi), Photo Oleg Kosterin
Parnassius apollo alpherakyi
[alpherakyi-1mu.jpg] 1224x918 (~327Kb) ups male A large meadowy glade in a larch/birch forest on the Akkem River left bank terrace at the Kuzuyak brook mouth, Katunskii Range northern foot, Central Altai, Ust'-Koksa District, Altai Republic, West Siberia, Russia. 6th July 2007 (on Carum carvi), Photo Oleg Kosterin
Parnassius apollo merzbacheri
[merzbacheri-3m.jpg] 732x476 (~41Kb) male A meadowy southern slope of the Tyshkan River valley, altitude of 2400 m, 38 km NEN of Zharkent, 13 km NEN of Sarybel', massif Tyshkantau, the Southern Dzhungarian Alatau mountain chain (NE part of Tien Shan), Zharkent District, Taldy-Kurgan region, SE Kazakhstan. 24th of July 1994 (in spider web), Photo Oleg Kosterin
Parnassius apollo merzbacheri
[merzbacheri-2mu.jpg] 755x483 (~51Kb) ups male A meadowy southern slope of the Tyshkan River valley, altitude of 2400 m, 38 km NEN of Zharkent, 13 km NEN of Sarybel', massif Tyshkantau, the Southern Dzhungarian Alatau mountain chain (NE part of Tien Shan), Zharkent District, Taldy-Kurgan region, SE Kazakhstan. 24th of July 1994, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Parnassius apollo merzbacheri
[merzbacheri-1mu.jpg] 533x400 (~66Kb) ups male A meadowy southern slope of the Tyshkan River valley, altitude of 2400 m, 38 km NEN of Zharkent, 13 km NEN of Sarybel', massif Tyshkantau, the Southern Dzhungarian Alatau mountain chain (NE part of Tien Shan), Zharkent District, Taldy-Kurgan region, SE Kazakhstan. 24th of July 1994, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Parnassius nomion
[nomion-2mv.jpg] 533x400 (~42Kb) uns male Spiraea salicifolia L. bushes on the Onon River right bank floodland just below a high steppen terrace, 5 km upstream of the village Nizhnii Tsasuchei, Onon District, Chita Province, Transbaikalia, Siberia, Russia, 16th July 1997, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Parnassius nomion
[nomion-1u.jpg] 510x390 (~45Kb) ups The Koksu River left bank 2 km upstream of its junctin with the Argut River, Central Altai Mountains, West Siberia, Russia. July 1988 (sitting on Spiraea chamaedryfolia), Photo Oleg Kosterin
Parnassius nomion
[nomion-3l.jpg] 800x600 (~117Kb) larva A meadow steppe on a moderate elevation Adon-Chelon at the mountain Tsagan-Obo, 10 km NNW of the village Tasyrkhoi, SE Chita Province (Dahuria), Transbaikalia, Siberia, Russia, 20th June 1995 (The last instar larva near its foodplant Sedum aizoon L.), Photo Oleg Kosterin
Parnassius nomion
[nomion-2mu.jpg] 800x600 (~105Kb) ups male Spiraea salicifolia L. bushes on the Onon River right bank floodland just below a high steppen terrace, 5 km upstream of the village Nizhnii Tsasuchei, Onon District, Chita Province, Transbaikalia, Siberia, Russia, 16th July 1997, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Parnassius nomion korshunovi
[korshunovi-1mu.jpg] 600x600 (~112Kb) ups male A meadowy steppe on a southern slope of the East Tannu-Ola mountain range, the Shivilig-Khem River, S Tuva, 17th July 1990, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Parnassius phoebus
[phoebus-3xmu.jpg] 1105x899 (~285Kb) 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 (on Aster alpinus), Photo Oleg Kosterin
Parnassius phoebus
[phoebus-2fu.jpg] 800x800 (~153Kb) ups female Russia, Siberia, Khakass Republic, Ust'-Abakan District, 60 km WWS v. of Ust'-Byur, Terensug River valley 5 km upstream of Assug River mouth, 5338' N 8933' E, alt. 700-800 m, meadowy and stony southern slopes within spruce taiga. 5th July 2000, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Parnassius phoebus
[phoebus-3ymu.jpg] 1177x918 (~324Kb) 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 (on Aster alpinus), Photo Oleg Kosterin
Parnassius phoebus
[phoebus-4xf.jpg] 984x869 (~214Kb) 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. 3rd July 2007, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Parnassius phoebus
[phoebus-4xfu.jpg] 1044x879 (~252Kb) ups 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. 3rd July 2007, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Parnassius phoebus
[phoebus-1l.jpg] 1084x396 (~68Kb) larva A SW slope of a mountain SE of the peak Ilyas and SW of the peak Zhaniktu, which divides sources of the Chikty Rivulet, 3000 m above sea level, the Yuzhno-Chuiskii mountain range, the upper Dzhazator River basin, Kosh-Agach District, Altai Republic, West Siberia, Russia. 15th July 1998, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Parnassius phoebus
[phoebus-3zmu.jpg] 1172x904 (~276Kb) 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 (on Aster alpinus), Photo Oleg Kosterin
Parnassius phoebus
[phoebus-1f.jpg] 717x456 (~33Kb) 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
Parnassius phoebus
[phoebus-4xfv.jpg] 918x1028 (~240Kb) 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. 3rd July 2007, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Parnassius phoebus corybas
[corybas-1m.jpg] 800x572 (~102Kb) male A grassy/fruticulose tundra, 1100 m above sea level, the mountain Asacha northern slope, Elizovo District, South Kamchatka, Russia. 3rd September 1991, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Parnassius phoebus ochotskensis
[ochotskensis-1mv.jpg] 400x533 (~50Kb) uns male A flowery slope of the coastal terrace on the Cape Alevina - the south-west ending of the Koni Peninsula, Ola District, S Magadan Province, Russia. 15th July, 1989, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Parnassius phoebus ochotskensis
[ochotskensis-2fu.jpg] 500x334 (~57Kb) ups female Tundra on the terrace of the southern coast of the Koni Peninsula, S Magadan Province, 17th July 1989, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Parnassius phoebus ochotskensis
[ochotskensis-2mv.jpg] 500x500 (~88Kb) uns male A tundrous coastal terrace at the Burgauli River mouth on the south (Ochot Sea) coast of the Koni Peninsula, Ola District, S Magadan Province, Russia. 13th July, 1989, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Parnassius phoebus ochotskensis
[ochotskensis-1fu.jpg] 533x400 (~73Kb) ups female A flowery slope of the coastal terrace at the Burgauli River mouth on the south (Ochot Sea) coast of the Koni Peninsula, Ola District, S Magadan Province, Russia. 17th July, 1989, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Parnassius actius
[actius-1fu.jpg] 471x350 (~64Kb) ups female Alpine vegetation on the bank of the Kyzylagash River source, about 2800 m altitude, 17 km SE of the village Kopal, the northern slope of the Mynchukur mountain range, the Northern Dzhungarian Alatau mountain chain (NE part of Tien Shan), Kopal District, Taldy-Kurgan Province, SE Kazakhstan. 6th August 1994, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Parnassius mnemosyne delgranprincipe
[delgranprincipe-1mb.jpg] 1152x889 (~317Kb) male Russian Federation, Adygea Republic, Caucasian nature reserve, Lagonaki Plateau, the Blyam Mt. environs, alpine meadows, 12 July 2008, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Parnassius mnemosyne delgranprincipe
[delgranprincipe-1ma.jpg] 1020x790 (~260Kb) male Russian Federation, Adygea Republic, Caucasian nature reserve, Lagonaki Plateau, the Blyam Mt. environs, alpine meadows, 12 July 2008, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Parnassius stubbendorfii
[stubbendorfii-1m.jpg] 567x870 (~113Kb) male Russia, West Siberia, Kemerovo Province, Novokuznetsk District, the Gornaya Shoria Mts., the Kuzedeevo village environs, the Bol'shoy Tesh River right bank, a damp valley meadow. 12th June 2004 (and Aporia crataegi on Dactylorhiza fuchsii), Photo Oleg Kosterin
Parnassius stubbendorfii typicus
[typicus-4m.jpg] 863x1040 (~240Kb) male A bogged alpine meadow patch with seepage 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 (on Allium schoenoprasum), Photo Oleg Kosterin
Parnassius stubbendorfii typicus
[typicus-1mu.jpg] 533x400 (~50Kb) ups male A bushy meadow on the right bank floodland of the Koen Riverat at the mouth of the Volchikha Rivulet, just downstream of the village Nizhnii Koen, Iskitim District, Novosibirsk Province, West Siberia, Russia. 26th May 1997 (on Taraxacum officinale Wigg.), Photo Oleg Kosterin
Parnassius stubbendorfii typicus
[typicus-4mu.jpg] 1131x854 (~276Kb) ups male A bogged alpine meadow patch with seepage 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
Parnassius stubbendorfii typicus
[typicus-3lb.jpg] 472x472 (~54Kb) larva Collected at: willow and bird cherry thickets on the bottom of the Bugotak Bugotak River valley between the villages Karpysak and the state farm Samarskiy, Toguchin District, Novosibirsk Province, West Siberia, Russia. 7th May 1994 (A third instar larva, photographed in captivity), Photo Oleg Kosterin
Parnassius stubbendorfii typicus
[typicus-2mv.jpg] 400x533 (~47Kb) uns male A meadow at the bird cherry (Padus avium Mill.) thickets on the Berd' River right bank at the village Legostaevo, Iskitim District, Novosibirsk Province, West Siberia, Russia. 13th June 1994, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Parnassius stubbendorfii typicus
[typicus-3l.jpg] 533x400 (~41Kb) larva Collected at: willow and bird cherry thickets on the bottom of the Bugotak Bugotak River valley between the villages Karpysak and the state farm Samarskiy, Toguchin District, Novosibirsk Province, West Siberia, Russia. 7th May 1994 (A third instar larva, photographed in captivity), Photo Oleg Kosterin
Parnassius stubbendorfii kosterini
[kosterini-1mu.jpg] 600x600 (~86Kb) ups male A herbaceous meadow with bushes of Dusheckia fruticosa (Rupr.) Pouzar and Pinus pumila (Pall.) Regel in the vlower alley of the Khindzha River, the Koni Peninsula, the Magadan Province, 8th July 1989, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Parnassius stubbendorfii kosterini
[kosterini-2mu.jpg] 400x300 (~39Kb) ups male A herbaceous meadow with bushes of Dusheckia fruticosa (Rupr.) Pouzar and Pinus pumila (Pall.) Regel in the vlower alley of the Khindzha River, the Koni Peninsula, the Magadan Province, 22nd July 1989 (on Senecio tundricola), Photo Oleg Kosterin
Parnassius eversmanni
[eversmanni-2fu.jpg] 543x300 (~33Kb) ups female A flowery alpine meadow in a valley of the rivulet descending from the southerm principle slope of the Yuzhno-Chuiskii mountain range between the Chikty and Akbul Rivulets, 2700 m above sea level, the upper Dzhazator River basin, Kosh-Agach District, Altai Republic, West Siberia, Russia. 10th July 1998, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Parnassius eversmanni
[eversmanni-1mu.jpg] 636x490 (~42Kb) ups male A flowery alpine meadow in a valley of the rivulet descending from the southerm principle slope of the Yuzhno-Chuiskii mountain range between the Chikty and Akbul Rivulets, 2700 m above sea level, the upper Dzhazator River basin, Kosh-Agach District, Altai Republic, West Siberia, Russia. 10th July 1998, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Parnassius eversmanni
[eversmanni-2fv.jpg] 567x485 (~39Kb) uns female A flowery alpine meadow in a valley of the rivulet descending from the southerm principle slope of the Yuzhno-Chuiskii mountain range between the Chikty and Akbul Rivulets, 2700 m above sea level, the upper Dzhazator River basin, Kosh-Agach District, Altai Republic, West Siberia, Russia. 10th July 1998, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Parnassius eversmanni
[eversmanni-3fv.jpg] 498x400 (~38Kb) uns female A flowery alpine meadow in a valley of the rivulet descending from the southerm principle slope of the Yuzhno-Chuiskii mountain range between the Chikty and Akbul Rivulets, 2700 m above sea level, the upper Dzhazator River basin, Kosh-Agach District, Altai Republic, West Siberia, Russia. 10th July 1998, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Parnassius eversmanni
[eversmanni-2mu.jpg] 952x580 (~104Kb) ups male A flowery alpine meadow in a valley of the rivulet descending from the southerm principle slope of the Yuzhno-Chuiskii mountain range between the Chikty and Akbul Rivulets, 2700 m above sea level, the upper Dzhazator River basin, Kosh-Agach District, Altai Republic, West SIberia, Russia. 10th July 1998, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Lamproptera curius
[curius-2.jpg] 1005x797 (~177Kb) Thailand, Chantaburi Province, Khao-Khitchakut National Park, a sandy bed of a rivulet among the tropical forest above the Krating falls. 29th January 2005, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Lamproptera curius
[curius-1.jpg] 525x725 (~56Kb) Thailand, Chantaburi Province, Khao-Khitchakut National Park, a sandy bed of a rivulet among the tropical forest above the Krating falls. 29th January 2005, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Lamproptera curius
[curius_curius-1m.jpg] 1051x1245 (~302Kb) male Cambodia, Koh Kong Province, the Thma Bang River left tributary at the bridge, 7 km SW Thma Bang village, 24th May 2013, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Lamproptera meges annamiticus
[annamiticus-1yu.jpg] 1017x1008 (~241Kb) ups Cambodia, Kep Province, Kep hill, the forest 'Platystylus brook' valley. 7th December 2010, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Lamproptera meges annamiticus
[annamiticus-1xu.jpg] 565x686 (~143Kb) ups Cambodia, Kep Province, Kep hill, the forest 'Platystylus brook' valley. 6th December 2010, Photo Oleg Kosterin
Lamproptera meges annamiticus
[annamiticus-1au.jpg] 913x867 (~227Kb) ups Cambodia, Kep Province, Kep hill, the forest 'Platystylus brook' valley. 20th August 2011, 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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