Collecting localities



Wiljes-Hissink, Elisabeth Adrienne de


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

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


Born: 1910, Batavia, Java.



Studied horticulture at Wageningen Agricultural College; in 1938 she married H.O. de Wiljes and left for the D.E.I.


Collecting localities:

1938-41. Sumatra East Coast: at Bindjei, Brastagi, Prapat.-1946-48. E. Borneo: Samarinda; SW. Celebes: Kalosi, Pinrang; Moluccas: Ambon.



Ambon plants (coll. 1947-48), 105 nos, in Herb. Leiden [L]; some dupl. in Herb. Arn. Arbor. [A]. Other collections lost. In Herb. Wageningen [WAG]: 35 nos collected in Ambon and Ceram (Seram).