Career

Collecting localities

Collections

 

Hackenberg, Petrus Nicolaas

 

(Source: Flora Malesiana ser. 1, 1: Cyclopaedia of collectors)

 

Born: 1905, Middelburg, Z., Holland.

Died: June 24, 1944, drowned on a Japanese transport of P.O.W.ís o/b s.s. van Haerwijk.

 

career:

Was educated at the Agricultural College, Wageningen, terminating his studies in 1930. Subsequently he went to Java, where he was appointed on the staff of the General Agricultural Experiment Station at Buitenzorg. Since 1939 Chief of the Agricultural Subdivision of the Agricultural Institute of that Station.

 

Collecting localities:

W. Java: dessa Ragoenan, Mr Cornelis Distr. (Sept. 1934); experiment garden at Moeara near Buitenzorg (Apr. 1935); experiment field in Bantam (Apr. 1936); experiment fields, e.g. at Ragoenan (March 1937); Centr. Java: experiment field dessa Modjopoera, Woerjantora Distr., Wonogiri Regency (Dec. 1938).

 

collections:

Herb. Bog. [BO]: c. 45 nos of weeds from experiment fields.