Application Programming Interface (API)

Web-based verification service includes a RESTful interface.

GET

Append a vertical line separated array of strings to your domain url. Make sure that '&' in the names are escaped as '%26', and spaces are escaped as '+'.

    /api/v0/verifications/Aus+bus|Aus+bus+D.+%26+M.,+1870
  

POST

/api/v0/verifications

with request body in JSON format according to specification :

    {
      "nameStrings": [
        "Pomatomus soltator",
        "Bubo bubo (Linnaeus, 1758)"
      ],
      "preferredSources": [
        1,
        12,
        169
      ]
    }
  

OpenAPI Schema

Read the GNames's Verification OpenAPI documentation to learn about all options and the output schema.

Version v1.0.0-RC1