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napari Matplotlib


A plugin to use Matplotlib with napari

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A plugin to create Matplotlib plots from napari layers


napari-matplotlib is a bridge between napari and matplotlib, making it easy to create publication quality Matplotlib plots based on the data loaded in napari layers.

Documentaiton can be found at https://napari-matplotlib.github.io/


Contributions are very welcome! Tests can be run with tox, please ensure the coverage at least stays the same before you submit a pull request.


Distributed under the terms of the BSD-3 license, napari-matplotlib is free and open source software.


If you encounter any problems, please file an issue along with a detailed description.


  • 2.0.1

Last updated:

  • 24 January 2024

First released:

  • 02 May 2022


Supported data:

  • Information not submitted

Plugin type:

GitHub activity:

  • Stars: 38
  • Forks: 18
  • Issues + PRs: 14

Python versions supported:

Operating system:


  • matplotlib
  • napari
  • numpy
  • tinycss2

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