Collecting localities


Biographical data


Semmelink, J.


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

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


Born: 1837. Died: 1912.



Medical Officer in the D.E.I., 1859-82; stationed at Larantoeka, Flores (Lesser Sunda Isls), 1862-63; then at Besoeki (E. Java) in the employ of the Civil Medical Service, 1864-65.


Collecting localities:

Collected birds in Pleihari (SE. Borneo) in 1867 (cf. G.C.A. Junge in Ardea 41, Jub. no, 1954, p. 314).



Herb. Leiden [L]: some cryptogams from Flores (acq. 1864). In 1863 he sent a collection of animals to the Leiden Museum.


biographical data:

H. Engel, Alphabetical list of Dutch zoological cabinets etc. (Bijdr. t.d. Dierk. 27, 1939), p. 316.