Krukoff, B. A.

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Biographical History

Boris Alexander Krukoff (1898-1983) was a consulting forester and economic botanist with the United States Rubber Company, the American Chicle Company, and Merck Company. He traveled to South America and Africa from 1925-1955 to collect botanical and wood specimens. He was also an honorary curator at the New York Botanical Garden and consulting botanist at the Merck Sharp and Dohme Research Laboratory.

Source

  • Library of Congress. NACO. Control Number: n 82094163
  • Krukoff, Boris Alexander (1898-1983). JSTOR Plant Science. Retrieved March 2012 from http://plants.jstor.org/person/bm000004612.

Related entities

  • United States Rubber Company: He was an economic botanist with the United States Rubber Company.
  • American Chicle Company: He was an economic botanist with the American Chicle Company.
  • New York botanical garden: He was an honorary curator at the New York Botanical Garden.

Birth Date

1898

Death Date

1983

Topic

Botany

Form/Genre

Personal name

Occupation

Botanists