Burghardt, Carel Paul


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


Born: 1890, Makassar, Celebes.



At first Head Overseer, in later years promoted to a higher rank in the D.E. Indian Forest Service; in Dec. 1911 stationed in P. Boeton (= Boetoeng), and in Febr. 1921 at Raha in P. Moena, both islands situated S of Celebes; in Febr. 1924 transferred to Bonthain (SW. Celebes), in June 1926 to S. Sumatra at Tandjong Karang, June 1932 to Makassar (SW. Celebes). He retired in 1936 and afterwards settled at Bandoeng.



In Herb. For. Res. Inst. Buitenzorg [BZF] from P. Moena (1922-23) and from SW. Celebes (1925), numbered in the F.R.I. bb. series; several dupl. in Herb. Bog. [BO] and Leiden [L].