Schematic diagram of the DiGIR protocol. KBIS uses XML-based DiGIR protocol with HTTP as the transport mechanism and is designed to retrieve information from independently operating and de-synchronized databases. The list of bird species which is currently installed as a bird classification system based on NARIS, and the list has not yet been publicly recognized. Therefore, after the mapping of the two lists, the new one will be connected to the meta DB of NARIS.
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