Application for a download of the World Register of Marine Species (taxonomic data only)
Users are requested to provide detailed information relating to the planned usage of the data. Partial or incomplete applications will not be considered. Data downloads include taxonomic data only and are provided in Darwin Core (CSV) format
All WoRMS content is open-access. It is created by the time of contributors and the host institution staff, and supported by intermittent funding that they obtain through submitting proposals to research funding agencies and foundations.We encourage you to consider financial support for WoRMS in your own funding applications. These funds will be used to support experts with grants to improve the content of the database. Information on how you can financially support the database is available at: http://www.vliz.be/en/support-worms-editors.