Isaure de Buron


Address: MRRI 122
Phone: 843.953.3615


Ph.D. - Université Montpellier II, France

Research Interests

  • Host-parasite interactions at the ecological, cellular, and molecular levels
  • Parasitic fauna of fish in the Charleston Harbor estuarine system
  • Life cycles
  • Use of parasites as tags to identify fish stocks and movements
  • Acanthocephalans

Courses Taught

BIO 320: Histology
BIO 336
: Parasitology


2017: Buron, I. de, Hill-Spanik K.M., Haselden L., Atkinson S, Arnott S. Infection dynamics of Kudoa inornata (Cnidaria: Myxosporea) in spotted seatrout, Cynoscion nebulosus (Teleost: Sciaenidae). Diseases of Aquatic Organisms. In press.

2017: Arnott S, Dyková I, Roumillat WA, Buron I. de. Population dynamics of pathogenic endoparasites of the spotted seatrout in South Carolina estuaries. Parasitology Research. 116(6): 1729-1743. DOI: 10.1007/s00436-017-5449-3

2016: Hubbard I, Hill-Spanik K.M., D Knott, I. de Buron. Development of Anguillicoloides crassus in a cyclopoid copepod from the Acanthocyclops robustus-americanus-vernalis complex in South Carolina, USA. Comparative Parasitology. 83: 192-196. DOI : 10.1654/4835sed.1

2015: Hein JL, I de Buron, WA. Roumillat, WC Post, AP Hazel, SA. Arnott^. Infection of newly recruited American eels (Anguilla rostrata) by the invasive swimbladder parasite Anguillicoloides crassus in a U.S. Atlantic tidal creek. ICES Journal of Marine Sciences. doi:10.1093/icesjms/fsv097

2014: McElroy E.J, I. de Buron. Host performance as a target of manipulation by parasites: a meta-analysis. Journal of Parasitology. 100 (4): 399-410. DOI: 10.1645/13-488.1

2014:  Hein J, S Arnott, WA Roumillat, D Allen, I de Buron. The invasive swimbladder parasite, Anguillicoloides crassus: status of infection 15 years after its discovery in wild populations of American eel, Anguilla rostrata. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms. 107: 199–209. DOI: 10.3354/dao02686

2013: El Hafidi F, Berrada Rkhami O, de Buron I, Durand J-D, Pariselle A. Ligophorus (Monogenea, Ancyrocephalidae) spp. biological markers for Mugil cephalus (Pisces, Mugilidae) populations around the world, with the description of a new species in Morocco.  Folia Parasitologica. 60(5): 433-440.

2013:  Dyková I, Kodádková A, de Buron I, Fiala I, Roumillat W A. Sinuolinea infections in urinary system of Cynoscion species (Sciaenidae) and the search for phylogenetic position of the type species of Sinuolinea Davis, 1917 (Myxozoa: Myxosporea). International Journal for Parasitology: Parasites and Wildlife 2: 10-17. DOI: 10.1016/j.ijppaw.2012.11.004

2013 Moravec F. and I. de Buron. A synthesis of our current knowledge of philometrid nematodes, a group of increasingly important fish parasites.  Folia Parasitologica.  60: 81-101

2013: Buron I. de, P. Roth, D. Bergquist, D. Knott. Mulinia lateralis die off in South Carolina: An opportunity to discover a vector of two tapeworm species. Journal of Parasitology 99 (1): 51-55.

2011: Dyková, I, Buron I de, Fiala I, Roumillat WA.  Henneguya cynoscioni sp. n. (Myxosporea: Bivalvulida), an agent of severe cardiac lesions in the spotted seatrout, Cynoscion nebulosus (Teleostei: Sciaenidae). Folia Parasitologica. 58(3): 169-177.

2011: Buron I. de, S.G. France, V.A. Connors, W.A. Roumillat, L.C. Tsoi. Philometrids of the southern flounder Paralichthys lethostigma: a multidimensional approach to determine their diversity. Journal of Parasitology 97(3): 466-475. DOI: 10.1645/GE-2564.1