species name output


New member
I was wondering whether it is possible to know what species my data align to . Because I find the blastx could output the specise name but i didnot find the option in diamond.Maybe i am wrong,so can you give me some advice ? thanks a lot


New member
thanks .but i tried another time , it didnot show sscinames,and it is shoued as follows. the version of my software is 0.9.24 . it is installed by miniconda .i don't konw how to get the result as you refer lately .so could you specify the detail how to output the taxon name with diamond ? thanks a lot .

Benjamin Buchfink

Staff member
You need to use the latest commit for this. Clone the diamond repository like this: git clone https://github.com/bbuchfink/diamond
Then compile from source as described in the manual.