Dorothy Bliss
#197690 Overall Influence

Dorothy Bliss

Invertebrate zoologist

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Dorothy Elizabeth Bliss was an American carcinologist and curator of invertebrates at the American Museum of Natural History, with which she was associated for over 30 years. She was known as a pioneer in the field of hormonal control in crustaceans. She was editor-in-chief of the 10-volume series The Biology of Crustacea, and author of the popular book Shrimps, Lobsters and Crabs. She served as president of the American Society of Zoologists and was a fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science.

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Yeshiva University
Yeshiva University

Jewish University located in Manhattan

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Brown University
Brown University

University in Providence, Rhode Island

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University of Rhode Island
University of Rhode Island

University in Rhode Island, USA

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Radcliffe College

Former women's college in Cambridge, Massachusetts

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#6927 World Rank #2237 USA Rank
Biology