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Rimann

 

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

 

career:

An Austrian plant collector in the employ of the firm of Sander & Sons, St Albans near Londen.

 

collections:

He discovered Dendrobium rimanni Rchb.f n.sp. in the Malay Archipelago.1 According to J.J. Smith2 the species was collected at Makassar (SW. Celebes), and in Timor according to notes in Herb. Reichenbach [W].

 

literature:

(1) cf. Gard. Chron. 18822, p. 680.

(2) cf. Bull. Jard. But. Buit. sÚr. 3, vol. 8, 1927, p. 361.

 

biographical data:

Backer, Verkl. Woordenb., 1936.