Biographical data


Saubert, Gaston Gabriël Paul


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

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


Born: 1908, Djokjakarta, Java. Died:  June 26, 1944, during a Japanese transport of P.O.W.’s o/b the ‘van Waerwijck’ in Malacca Straits.



Was educated at Wageningen Agricultural College, taking his Dr’s degree in 1937 (working for his thesis at Leiden); since Fehr. 1938 Agriculturist on the staff of the A.V.R.O.S. Experiment Station, Medan, Sumatra.



Herb. Bog. [BO]: few plants collected at Aek na Oeli (Toba, N. Sumatra) in May 1941.


biographical data:

Ann. Jard. Bot. Btzg 51, 1949, p. 177.