Career

Collecting localities

Collections

Literature

 

Foenander, Eric Carl

 

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

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

 

Born: 1902, Kuala Lumpur, Selangor, Malay Peninsula.

 

career:

Joined the Forest Department Malay Peninsula in 1920 as Forest Ranger; since 1946 Assistant Conservator of Forests. Took his diploma in forestry at Rangoon University in 1927.

 

Collecting localities:

Malay Peninsula. 1923-25. Kuala Lipis Distr. in Pahang.-1927-37. Temerloh Distr. in Pahang.-1937-38. Klang Distr. in Selangor-1938-41. Lower Perak.

During a visit to the Bera River plants were collected also.1

 

collections:

Herb. Kuala Lump. [KEP]: mainly from Pahang, a few nos of plants during a journey to Tasek Bera (Temerloh), in 1931; numbered in the C. F. (see sub Conservator of Forests) series.

 

literature:

(1) E.C. Foenander: ĎA trip up the Bera Riverí (Malayan Forester 1, p. 100-107 (non vidi).