Braam, Jouke Seerp van


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


Born: 1872, Sneek, Fr., Holland. Died: 1941, Rijswijk, Z.H., Holland.



Forest Officer in the D.E. Indian Forest Service; stationed in Java, respectively in Semarang-Vorstenlanden 1896; Kedoe, Kedawan and Bodjonegoro, 1897-1900; from Oct. 1900-Dec. 1905 in W. Priangan-Bantam (at Soekaboemi); Cheribon-Tegal, 1906-11; in July 1912 appointed Inspector of the same service, stationed at Buitenzorg; in Sept. 1917 he retired.

Numerous typed reports of his are preserved in the For. Res. Inst. Buitenzorg.



Mus. Kol. (= Ind.) Inst. Amsterdam: 4 large boards with herbarium (pres. 1905). In Herb. Bog. [BO]: Dacrydium elatum from Boengoeran (Groot Natoena), collected in 1913 in low dry-land forest; material of Dipterocarpus baudii Korth. from the Padang Highlands in Sumatra West Coast (July 1913). In Herb. For. Res. Inst. Buitenzorg [BZF]: some plants from SE. Borneo (1917) collected with Labohm (see there).