ncbitaxonomy 0.1.0

Read NCBI Taxonomy Database from files and work with NCBI Taxonomy DB


This is a Rust crate (i.e. library) for working with a local copy of the NCBI Taxonomy database. The database can be downloaded (either or taxdump.tar.gz) from the NCBI Taxonomy FTP site.


  • Clean up non-idiomatic code
  • Add testing via CI