Latest World Register of Marine Species Stories
A vast undertaking has been launched to catalog the life that inhabits our world’s oceans. For the first time, a comprehensive register of marine species has been compiled. This effort was part of a massive collaboration among hundreds of experts around the globe.
An efficient network of specialists, data and tools to explore and safeguard Antarctica formed as legacy of IPY.
World Register of Marine Species inaugurated with first 122,500 validated names; over 56,000 aliases for ocean species identified
- Large; stout; burly.