I am trying to use featureCounts to analyse my RNA-seq data with Apis mellifera. My Code and error are as follows. r
/softwares/subread-2.0.0-source/bin/featureCounts -T 16 -p -s 1 -a /home/axel/arumoyc/alignment/GCF_003254395.2_Amel_HAv3.1_genomic.gtf -t exon -g gene_id -o /home/axel/arumoyc/counts_all/all/count24.txt /home/axel/arumoyc/bamfiles_test/bamfiles/bamfile24/map24Aligned.sorted.out.bam 2> /home/axel/arumoyc/counts_all/all/count24.screen-output.log
failed to find the gene identifier attribute in the 9th column of the provided GTF file. The specified gene identifier attribute is 'geneid' An example of attributes included in your GTF annotation is 'geneid ""; transcriptid "unknowntranscript1"; anticodon "(pos:31..33)"; gbkey "tRNA"; product "tRNA-Glu"; exonnumber "1"; 'The program has to terminate.
The .gtf file was downloaded from NCBI and was not manipulated. Please help me on this error. Thanks in advance.