Web Service AphiaNameService SOAP Be

aka WoRMS webservice aka Aphia API aka WoRMS API Add_annotation_inactiveAdd_annotation_inactiveLog in to add alternative_name
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Overview

Provider:
www-marinespecies-org

Location:
Belgium Be

Submitter/Source:
World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Be (12 months ago)

Base URL:
http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=soap

WSDL Location:
http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=soap&wsdl=1 (download last cached WSDL file)

Description(s):
from provider's description doc (about 1 month ago)

The data is licensed under a Creative Commons 'BY' 3.0 License, see http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/deed.en. For more information, please visit http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=webservice.

by World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) (about 1 month ago)

As a user or developer you can use the WoRMS webservice to feed your own application with standard WoRMS taxonomy.
A few examples of possible applications:

get the AphiaID for your taxon
check the spelling of your taxa
get the authority for your taxa
get the full classification for your taxa
resolve your unaccepted names to accepted ones
get all synonyms for a taxon
fuzzy/near match your species list
resolve a common name/vernacular to a scientific name
get the common name(s)/vernacular(s) for a taxon
get the sources/references for a taxon
get the WoRMS citation for a taxon
get the direct children for a taxon
get all taxa modified during a time interval
get an external identifier for a taxon
get the AphiaID for an external identifier/database

Usage Conditions: Info
by World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) (about 1 month ago)

Max. 1 request/second

Publications: Info
None
Citations: Info
by World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) (about 1 month ago)

WoRMS Editorial Board (YYYY). World Register of Marine Species. Available from http://www.marinespecies.org at VLIZ. Accessed YYYY-MM-DD