Collecting localities



Biographical data


Edeling, A.C.J.


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


Died: 1895, Bandoeng, Java, Indonesia.



Lieutenant in the Dutch Navy; in 1857 appointed Administrator of the Depot of hydrographic maps, books, etc. at Batavia; Head of the Hydrographic Department of the Navy Office at Batavia, 1860-70 and from 1876 onwards; from 1870-72 on European leave and subsequently to the Minahassa (N. Celebes) for an investigation into the culture of coffee there. Pensioned off in 1894.


Collecting localities:

W. Java, probably about 1860-70: Mr Cornelis, Pondok Tjempaka, Bidara Tjina.1



Herb. Bog. [BO], presented in 1870, numbered in the H.B. series; dupl. in Herb. Leiden [L].



(1) A.C.J. EDELING: ‘Botanische wandeling in den omtrek van Bidaratjina’ (Nat. Tijdschr. N.I. 31, 1870, p. 287-331).


biographical data:

Nat. Tijdschr. N.I. 66, 1896, p. 25.