Table information for 'rr.tap_table'


Table Description: TAP-queriable tables.

This table is available for ADQL queries and through the TAP endpoint.

Resource Description:

Tables containing the information in the IVOA Registry. To query these tables, use our TAP service.

For more information and example queries, see the RegTAP specification.

For a list of all services and tables belonging to this table's resource, see Information on resource 'GAVO RegTAP Service (Potsdam mirror)'

Citing this table

To cite the table as such, we suggest the following BibTeX entry:

  title={{GAVO} {RegTAP} Service (Potsdam mirror)},
  author={The {GAVO} data center team},
  howpublished={{VO} resource provided by the {AIP} {DaCHS}}


Sorted by DB column index. [Sort alphabetically]

NameTable Head DescriptionUnitUCD
resid Resource IVOA identifier of the resource this table was taken from (where there is a dedicated resource containing this table in its tableset, that resource is preferred over a TAP service). N/A N/A
svcid TAP service IVOA identifier of the TAP service making this table queriable. N/A N/A
table_name Table_name The fully qualified name of the table. As per VODataService, this includes all catalog or schema prefixes needed to distinguish it in a query, and it comes with SQL delimiters where necessary. N/A N/A
table_title Table_title A descriptive, human-interpretable name for the table. N/A N/A
table_description Table_description A free-text description of the table's contents. N/A N/A
table_utype Table_utype An identifier for a concept in a data model that the data in this table as a whole represent. N/A N/A

Columns that are parts of indices are marked like this.


The following services may use the data contained in this table:


VO nerds may sometimes need VOResource XML for this table.