Dupont, Frits


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


Born: 1909, Schiedam, Z.H., Holland.

Died: probably killed Febr. 1942 during military action in Celebes.



Was appointed Agriculturist in the employ of the General Experiment Station for Agriculture (Buitenzorg, Java) in 1930; later stationed at Manado, Celebes, at the Coconut Experiment Station. Author, together with G.J. Scheepmaker (see there), of a book on the life-history of Javan butterflies.



Herb. Bog. [BO]: 9 nos for identification (1935), some from the Wijnkoopsbaai in W. Java (Dec.).