Collecting localities



Maradjo, Pilihan


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


Born: 1912, Labuh Gunung, near Pajakumbuh, W. Sumatra, Indonesia.



From March 1956 onwards engaged by W. Meijer as helper and plant collector for the Faculty of Agriculture, Pajakumbuh. Formerly employed in tea plantation Halaban, Mt Sago near Pajakumbuh, and working as a tobacco farmer.


Collecting localities:

1956-57. W. Sumatra. From Sept. 1956 onwards independently collecting at the base of Mt Sago, at Kebon Surian, Batu nan lajak, Batu basurat, Batu badindung, Batu nan putih, Air Andaleh, Halaban, Batang Pinago, for the greater part situated above Kp. Labuh Gunung.-1957. During expedition of Aug. in Taram-Tjampago region (cf. W. Meijer) partly collecting independently; limestone hills E of Mt Sago (Sept. 2) near Halaban.



Herb. Fac. Agr. Pajakumbuh, > 200 nos Mt Sago, 86 nos from Taram-Tjampago region. Dupl. in Herb. Bog. [BO], Leiden [L], Sing. [SING].