Collecting localities

Biographical data


Wieringa, Wabe


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


Born: 1904, Rauwerd, Fr., Netherlands. Died: 1965, Leiden, Netherlands.



Worked for a short period at Wageningen, was attached to the technical staff (finally Head) of the Rijksherbarium at Leiden from Dec. 1928 onwards. From July 1949-Jan. 1956 he was placed at the disposal of the Buitenzorg Herbarium (interrupted by a leave in 1952), in which period he distributed thousands of duplicates to the more important herbaria.


Collecting localities:

He collected a few plants with J.H. Kern (see there) in the vicinity of Bogor, W. Java, numbered in the latter’s series.


biographical data:

Blumea 13, 1966, p. 175-176, portr.