Richard Carter

Richard Carter is an amateur microscopist who collects, mounts, identifies, and photographs diatoms. He spent several years teaching English in China. He has also worked on linyphiid spiders. He currently lives in Phoenix, Arizona. He coauthored "Oamaru Diatoms" with David B. Richman on the online journal "Micscape", as well as his own article on silicoflagellates.