Collecting localities



Floyd, Alexander Geoffrey


(Source: Flora Malesiana ser. 1, 5: Cyclopaedia of collectors, Supplement I)


Born: 1926, Hampton, Vict., Australia.



Was appointed Assistant Botanist at Lae, NE. New Guinea, in 1953. He resigned in 1955.


Collecting localities:

Collecting in New Britain, Bismarck Archipelago, in July/Aug. 1954, when seconded to Dr Ward Goodenoughís Anthropological Party in W. Nakanai, c. 50 miles E of Talasea, especially for identifying and recording the native uses of plants.



He contributed to the N.G.F. series (see there) [LAE].