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Strubell, Adolf

 

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

 

Born: 1861, Frankfurt a/M, Germany. Died: 1927, Bonn, Germany.

 

career:

Zoologist who graduated in 1888 at Leipsic; probably subsequently employed at Frankfurt a/M. Since 1906 professor at Bonn University. In 1889/90 he made a voyage to the Dutch East Indies, for several months working in the Foreignersí Laboratory at Buitenzorg.1

 

Collecting localities:2

1889. Singapore (Apr.). -1889-90. W. Java: Batavia, Buitenzorg, G. Gedeh (summit and Tjibodas), G. Salak, Bekasi, Tandjong Priok, Arga Sarie Estate on G. Malabar, G. Tangkoeban Prahoe, environs of Garoet, Duizend Eilanden (Bay of Batavia); Krakatau (Sunda Strait); Centr. Java; Moluccas: Ambon (Hitoe and Leitimor), S. coast Ceram, islands of Haroekoe and Saparoea, touching at Batjan and N. Celebes; in Febr. 1890 leaving Java.

 

collections:

Herb. Senckenb. Ges. (now Univ.) Frankfurt [FR]: palm fruits from the Buitenzorg Botanic Garden, and some specimens of ant plants from Java (pres. 1890-93).

 

literature:

(1) cf. Dammerman in Ann.Jard. Bot. Buit. 45, 1935, p. 13-14.

(2) cf. Ber. Senckenb. Ges. Frankf. a. M. 1889/90, p. 137; l.c. 1890/9 1, p. 3-20 and 241.