Collecting localities



Stefels, Casper Jacobus


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

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


Born: 1928, Amsterdam, Holland.



Since 1954 forest officer in West New Guinea, educated at Wageningen Agricultural College; stationed respectively at Manokwari and Fak-Fak.

Later employed in the Dutch Forestry Service, stationed at Zwolle (O.).


Collecting localities:

West New Guinea. 1955. Anggi Lakes (Jan. 7-13, ± 50 nos).1-1956. Fak-fak (July 7); Esania (subdiv. Kaimana) (July 14-16); Kooy (subdiv. Kaimana) (Sept. 28); Argoeni Bay (Sept. 29-30), at Mendiwa and Goesimawa; Rijklof-van-Goens Bay, at Kembala, Tiporro, and Tongerai (Nov. 7-11, ± 25 nos). -1957. Gesawe River (subdiv. Kaimana) (Jan. 31, Feb. 1); Fak-fak (June 3, 22).



(1) C.J. Stefels: ‘Orientatie-tournee Bosverkenning Ransiki-Anggi-meren’ (Manokwari, 1955; typewritten report).

Itinerary with annotations by W. Vink in Nova Guinea, Bot. 22, 1965, p. 490-491, fig. 4.