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National Agricultural Pest Information System (NAPIS)
Entry ID: usdaaphis_d_napis

Abstract: National Agricultural Pest Information System
(NAPIS) provides plant pest survey data on a
national scale in conjunction with the Cooperative
Agricultural Pest Survey (CAPS). Access to NAPIS
has been provided to each state's land grant
university system, department of agriculture, and
APHIS headquarters for APHIS PPQ in each state and
in Puerto Rico. Other USDA agencies also ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 50.0   S: 25.0   E: -67.0   W: -125.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Animal and Plant Inspection Service
Dataset Title: National Agricultural Pest Information System (NAPIS)
Dataset Release Date: 1998-01-01
Dataset Release Place: Maryland
Dataset Publisher: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service
Data Presentation Form: Database
Online Resource:

Dataset Originator/Creator: Colette C. Jacono and Charles P. Boydstun
Dataset Title: Proceedings of the workshop on databases for nonindigenous plants, Gainesville, FL, September 24-25, 1997.
Dataset Release Date: 1998
Dataset Release Place: Gainesville, Florida
Dataset Publisher: U.S. Geological Survey, Biological Resources Division
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1880-01-01
Stop Date: 1999-01-01
Quality All NAPIS data are referenced to a state and
county, and each record may have point-location

NAPIS contains data which describe the results of
a wide range of plant pest surveys conducted
throughout the United States. Emphasis is given
to surveys for exotic pests.
Access Constraints None
Use Constraints None
Data Set Progress
Originating Center
Data Center
National Agricultural Pest Information Service, Center for Environmental and Regulatory Information Systems, Purdue University Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
Phone: 765-494-9853
Email: phesant at
City: West Lafayette
Province or State: INDIANA
Postal Code: 47906
Country: USA
Distribution Format: ASCII
Fees: none
Phone: 301-734-8247
Email: dmcneal at
Contact Address:
U.S. Department of Agriculture, APHIS PPQ
City: Riverdale
Province or State: Maryland
Postal Code: 20737
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 1998-01-01
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-24
Future DIF Review Date: 1999-12-01