Get Species List

This service returns a list of species. In this example, x,y coordinates and a buffer distance are specified. The list of species returned is restricted by a Taxon Group Key (in this case NHMSYS0000080051 - Echinoderms), a list of current keys can be viewed by clicking here.

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Taxon GroupScientific nameCommon Name

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Request to Server

POST /ws/webservice HTTP/1.0 Host: User-Agent: NuSOAP/0.7.2 (1.94) Content-Type: text/xml; charset=UTF-8 SOAPAction: "" Content-Length: 754 <?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?><SOAP-ENV:Envelope xmlns:SOAP-ENV="" xmlns:xsd="" xmlns:xsi="" xmlns:SOAP-ENC="" xmlns:nbnq=""><SOAP-ENV:Body><SpeciesListRequest xmlns=""> <GeographicalFilter> <Buffer xmlns=""> <Point srs="osgb_BNG" x="247500" y="50500" /> <Distance>1000</Distance></Buffer> </GeographicalFilter> <TaxonReportingCategoryKey>NHMSYS0000080051</TaxonReportingCategoryKey> </SpeciesListRequest></SOAP-ENV:Body></SOAP-ENV:Envelope>
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The Returned XML File

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?>

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