Collecting localities



Hainsworth, Cecily Joan


(Source: Flora Malesiana ser. 1, 8: Cyclopaedia of collectors, Supplement II)


Born: 1936, Perth, W. Australia.



Got linguistic training at the Summer Institute of Linguistics, Australia; one year linguistic and anthropological studies at the University of Western Australia. With a co-worker, Kathleen Johnson, Linguists with the Summer Institute of Linguistics, Ukarumpa, Territory of New Guinea, for the Narak language, compiling a Dictionary.


Collecting localities:

In the 1960s. At Tabibuga in the Jimi River Valley of the Western Highlands of East New Guinea.



Some 80 specimens in Herb. Lae [LAE]. In 1968 continued collecting was planned. Plant collecting has been done to identify plants for the dictionary.