Collecting localities

Biographical data


Stauffer, Hans Ulrich


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


Born: 1929, Aarau, Switzerland. Died: 1965, Aarau, Switzerland.



Botanist educated at the University of Zurich (Ph.D. 1959); later University Lecturer there.

He visited New Guinea when on his world tour (1963-64) for herbarium and field study of the Santalaceae.


Collecting localities:

1963. E. New Guinea: Lae, Bulolo, Kainantu, from Keglsugl to the lakes E of Mt Wilhelm, Port Moresby, Sogeri. He then proceeded to New Caledonia, Fiji, and Hawaii, returning to Switzerland in Aug. 1964.


biographical data:

Fl. Mal. Bull. no 20, 1965, p. 1234-1235; Adansonia 6, 1966, p. 23-24; Mitt. Aargau. Naturf. Ges. 27, 1966, p. 279-286, portr., illustr.; Vierteljahrschr. Naturf. Ges. Zurich 111, 1966, p. 457-458.