'''Tikhon Alexandrovich Rabotnov''', Тихон Александрович Работнов (July 6, 1904 – September 16, 2000) was a [[Russia]]n plant [[ecologist]]. He was professor and head of the Department of Geobotany at [[Moscow State University]] until 1981. He was a father figure to generations of Russian plant ecologists. He conducted ground breaking studies in the regeneration of natural plant communities – studies which remained largely overlooked in the West.
He was born in [[Yaroslavl
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