protistologist


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protistologist

(prō-tĭs-tŏl′ō-jĭst) [″ + logos, word, reason]
One who studies the Protista, the unicellular organisms.
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The primary reasons I'm mentioning Edward Heron-Allen here are firstly because he was--and still is--a highly respected protistologist and secondly because he is one of many scientists who was also an artist; or was he an artist who was also a scientist?
I have been privileged to spend two summer research seasons (2005 and 2008) in Antarctica, each time accompanying a team of scientists and divers headed by New York-based polar biologist and protistologist Dr.