Person Details: A. D. E. Elmer
Person:

A. D. E. Elmer ( Adolph D. E. Elmer)
Dates:

1870–1942
Specialities:

All groups; Pteridophytes; Spermatophytes; Bryophytes
Roles:

Collector, Author, Determiner
Details:

United States of America, Philippines, Indonesia, Malaysia, British North Borneo (= Sabah), California, Washington
Notes:

Collections: Specimens widely distributed; Philippines (19XX-19XX): NY; California (1899, 1900, 1903): NY; Washington (1897, 1900): NY; Borneo (1923): NY.
Herbarium and types: A and PNH; large collections also at G, K, NEB, P, US (TL2); Duplicates widely distributed (e.g. as Philippine plants)); for details see Steenis-Kruseman.

References:
IH 1 (ed. 6): 358; 2: 182
Urban, Gesch. Berlin-Dahlem 275, 319, 343. 1916
Merrill, Plantae Elmerianae Borneenses (Univ. Calif. Pub. Bot. 15: 1-316) 1929.
Steenis-Kruseman, Fl. Males. ser. 1. 1: 151-152. 1950.

Bibliography and Biography:
Barnhart 1: 506. Becker, Verkl. Woordenb. 194. 1936.
Herre, Science 101: 477-478. 1945.
Steenis-Kruseman, Fl. Males. ser. 1. 1: 151-152. 1950 (portr., itin.)
Thomas, Contr. Dudley Herb. 5: 154. 1961.