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Edward Lloyd Bousfield

biologist

Edward Lloyd Bousfield, Canadian biologist. Fellow Royal Society Canada; member Ecological Society American, American Society Limnology and Oceanography, Canadian Society Zoologists (president 1979-1980), Biological Council Canada, Professional Institute Public Service Canada, Sigma Xi.; Club: Ottawa Field-Naturalists (president 1959-1960).

Background

Bousfield, Edward Lloyd was born on June 19, 1926 in Penticton, B.C., Canada. Son of Reginald Harker and Marjorie Frances (Armstrong) Bousfield.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, University Toronto, 1948, Master of Arts, 1949. Doctor of Philosophy., Harvard, 1954.

Career

Invertebrate zoologist National Museum Canada (changed to National Museum Natural Sciences 1968), Ottawa, Ontario, 1950-1964, chief zoologist, 1964-1974, senior scientist, 1974-1980.

Works

  • Author: Canadian Atlantic Sea Shells, 1960. Shallow-water Gammaridean Amphipoda of New England, 1973. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Fellow Royal Society Canada. Member Ecological Society American, American Society Limnology and Oceanography, Canadian Society Zoologists (president 1979-1980), Biological Council Canada, Professional Institute Public Service Canada, Sigma Xi. Club: Ottawa Field-Naturalists (president 1959-1960).

Connections

Married Barbara Joyce Schwartz, June 20, 1953. Children: Marjorie Anne, Jessie Katherine, Mary Elizabeth, Kenneth Lloyd.

father:
Reginald Harker Bousfield

mother:
Marjorie Frances (Armstrong) Bousfield

spouse:
Barbara Joyce Schwartz

children:
Marjorie Anne Bousfield

Jessie Katherine Bousfield

Mary Elizabeth Bousfield

Kenneth Lloyd Bousfield