Career

Collecting localities

Collections

 

Straub, Johannes

 

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

 

Born: 1891, Sidoardjo, Java.

 

career:

Studied tropical agriculture at Wageningen College. From 1918-22 he was employed in sugar-factories; since 1922 in D.E. Indian Government service, at first as teacher, later as Consulting Agriculturist. He was stationed at Kediri (E. Java, July 1922-28), Singaradja (Bali and Lombok Residencies, 1929-34), and subsequently at Pekalongan and Cheribon in Central Java.

 

Collecting localities:

July 1930. Timor: Baoen(g), SE of Koepang; Bebaoe (= Babaoe), N E of Koepang; BekasŤh, N of Babaoe.

 

collections:

Herb. Bog. [BO]: 6 nos of weeds.