Ledeboer, AJ.M.


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


Died: during Japanese occupation in Java, betw. 1942-45.



Well-known planter and hunter; estate-manager in Banjoewangi, E. Java. He had part of the Jang Plateau on long lease, while another part was under his supervision. Under his care the yearly fires were stopped, the grass plains were partly reafforested and deer were protected to a large degree.



Herb. Bog. [BO]: material of Rafflesia zollingeriana Koord. collected in S. Banjoewangi, E. Java (Oct. 1934).