Charles Atwood Kofoid

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Charles Atwood Kofoid
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Born 11 October 1865
Granville, Illinois, United States
Died 30 May 1947
Berkeley, California, United States
Nationality United States
Alma mater Harvard University
Known for Marine biology
Scientific career
Fields Zoology

Charles Atwood Kofoid (11 October 1865 – 30 May 1947) was an American zoologist known for his collection and classification of many new species of marine protozoans which established marine biology on a systematic basis.

Kofoid also wrote a volume on the biological stations of Europe.

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