RESTful API

The GTDB taxonomy and associated metadata can be accessed via RestFUL API queries.

Version information can be obtained with:
https://gtdb.ecogenomic.org/api/version

Information about individual genomes can be obtained with:
https://gtdb.ecogenomic.org/api/genome/<genome_id>
(example: https://gtdb.ecogenomic.org/api/genome/GCF_000005845.2)

The genome ID must be the unqualified GenBank or RefSeq accession number (e.g. GCF_000005845.2).