Gonggrijp, Louis


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

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


Born: 1893, The Hague, Holland. Died: 1957, Amsterdam, Holland.



Was educated at Wageningen Agricultural College; Forest Officer in Surinam, 1920-26; in 1926 transferred to the D.E. Indian Forest Service and stationed in Java; for several years (1929-36) in Celebes (Makassar), subsequently at Buitenzorg and since 1941 at Malang, E. Java. He resigned in 1947.

Author of a typescript on the Moluccas (in For. Res. Inst. Buitenzorg).



Herb. Bog. [BO]: 2 species of Aleurites (cultivated) from Celebes in Oct. 1930 - dupl. F.R.I. Herb. For. Res. Inst. Buitenzorg [BZF]: Malili (Centr. Celebes) 24 nos in July 1930; SW. Celebes 1934, 1 no; Magetan in E. Java 1940, 10 nos.