Species search

URL: https://apps.des.qld.gov.au/species/?op=speciessearch

Searches for species names by matching scientific and all recorded common names. The search returns a list of matches if the search text is found or if it sounds like a species name.

Mandatory Variables
kingdom: A kingdoms common name. For a current list access Get kingdom names.
species: All or part of the scientific name or common name.

Optional Variables
class: A class scientific name.
family: A scientific family name.
f: The format of the response. There are 3 possible options; json, xml and csv. Json is the default if 'f' is not set.

Example outputs:
- JSON: (default): https://apps.des.qld.gov.au/species/?op=speciessearch&kingdom=animals&species=wallum
- XML: https://apps.des.qld.gov.au/species/?op=speciessearch&kingdom=animals&species=wallum&f=xml
- CSV: https://apps.des.qld.gov.au/species/?op=speciessearch&kingdom=animals&species=wallum&f=csv

Additional Information

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Last updated December 5, 2018
Created February 3, 2014
Format JSON
License Creative Commons Attribution 4.0
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