[tdwg-tapir] TaxonAPI

"Döring, Markus" m.doering at BGBM.org
Tue Nov 29 10:40:14 CET 2005

So inventories dont seem to be important for any of the taxon APIs.
Do we then still want to provide parameterised inventories?

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Von: tdwg-tapir-bounces at lists.tdwg.org [mailto:tdwg-tapir-bounces at lists.tdwg.org] Im Auftrag von Dave Vieglais
Gesendet: Montag, 28. November 2005 18:40
An: roger at tdwg.org
Cc: tdwg-tapir at lists.tdwg.org
Betreff: Re: [tdwg-tapir] TaxonAPI

Hi Roger,

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  Dave V.

Roger Hyam wrote:
> Hi Everyone,
> I have been doing some work on a TaxonAPI. This is a high/low 
> definition of the kind of thing I believe people publishing taxonomic 
> data need to produce and people consuming it need to eat based on the 
> work I have been involved in on TCS.
> It is framed as if it were a web service type of thing but I imagine 
> that each of the method calls mentioned could equate to a Tapir 
> template of some kind. I imagine a template containing a parameterized 
> filter (not sure if those exist anymore).
> This is still work in progress as I need to define the list of 
> parameters more closely and sort the greater than/less than issue for 
> dates and a few other bits. Plus no one has seen it to comment on!
> You can read more about it here:
> http://www.tdwg.hyam.net/twiki/bin/view/TIP/TaxonAPI
> I would be most grateful for your comments.
> How does this fit with Tapir?
> Roger

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