Method: projects.locations.taxonomies.create

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Creates a taxonomy in the specified project.

HTTP request


Path parameters



Required. Resource name of the project that the taxonomy will belong to. It takes the form projects/{project}/locations/{location}.

Authorization requires the following IAM permission on the specified resource parent:

  • datacatalog.taxonomies.create

Request body

The request body contains an instance of Taxonomy.

Response body

If successful, the response body contains a newly created instance of Taxonomy.

Authorization Scopes

Requires the following OAuth scope:


For more information, see the Authentication Overview.