Production scientifique: 2000-2005

GUERNAOUI S., PESSON B., BOUMEZZOUGH A. & PICHON G. Distribution of phlebotomine sandflies, of the subgenus Larroussius in Morocco. Medical and Veterinary Entomology, 2005, 19 : 111-115.

GUERNAOUI S., BOUMEZZOUGH A., PESSON B. & PICHON G. Entomological investigations in Chichaoua: an emerging epidemic focus of cutaneous leishmaniasis in Morocco. Journal of Medical Entomology, 2005, 42 : 697-701.

BOUSSAA S., GUERNAOUI S., PESSON B. & BOUMEZZOUGH A. Seasonal fluctuations of phlebotomine sandfly populations (Diptera: Psychodidae) in the urban area of Marrakech, Morocco. Acta tropica, 2005, 95: 86-91.

PERROTEY S., MAHAMDALLIE S.S., PESSON B., RICHARDSON K.J., GÁLLEGO M. & READY P.D. Postglacial dispersal of Phlebotomus perniciosus into France. Parasite, 2005, 12 : 283-291.

DEPAQUIT J., NAUCKE T.J., SCHMITT C, FERTÉ H. & LÉGER N. A molecular analysis of the subgenus Transphlebotomus Artemiev, 1984
(Phlebotomus, Diptera, Psychodidae) inferred from ND4 mtDNA
with new Northern records of Phlebotomus mascittii Grassi, 1908.
Parasitology Research, 2005, 95 : 113-116.

FERTÉ H., DEPAQUIT J., CARRÉ S., VILLENA I. & LÉGER N. Presence of Trichobilharzia szidati in Lymnaea stagnalis and T. franki in Radix auricularia in northeastern France: Molecular evidence.
Parasitology Research, 2005, 95 : 150-154.

BOUCHER JM, HANOSSET R, AUGOT D, BART JM, MORAND M, PIARROUX R, POZET-BOUHIER F, LOSSON B & CLIQUET F. Detection of Echinococcus multilocularis in wild boars in France using PCR techniques against larval form. Veterinary Parasitology 2005, 129: 259-266.


PESSON B., READY J.S., BENABDENNBI I., MARTIN-SANCHEZ J., ESSEGHIR S., CADI-SOUSSI M., MORILLAS-MARQUEZ F. & READY P.D. Sandflies of the Phlebotomus perniciosus complex: mitochondrial introgression and a new sibling species of P. longicuspis in the Moroccan Rif. Medical and Veterinary Entomology, 2004, 18: 25-37.

BOULANGER N., LOWENBERGER C., VOLF P., URSIC R., SIGUTOVA L., SABATIER L., SVOBODOVA M., BEVERLEY S.M., SPATH G., BRUN R., PESSON B. & BULET Ph. Characterization of a defensin from the sand fly Phlebotomus duboscqi induced by challenge with bacteria or the protozoan parasite Leishmania major. Infection and Immunity, 2004, 72: 7140-7146.

VILLENA I, AUBERT D, GOMIS P, FERTÉ H, INGLARD JC, DENIS-BISIAUX H, DONDON JM, PISANO E, ORTIS N, PINON JM. Evaluation of a strategy for Toxoplasma gondii oocyst detection in water. Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 2004, 70:4035-4039.

DEPAQUIT J., LÉGER N., FERTÉ H. & ROBERT V. Les Phlébotomes de Madagascar (Diptera – Psychodidae). II - Description de la femelle de Phlebotomus (Anaphlebotomus) fertei Depaquit, Léger & Robert, 2002 ; description du mâle et redescription de la femelle de Phlebotomus (Anaphlebotomus) berentiensis (Léger & Rodhain, 1978) comb. nov. Parasite, 2004, 11 : 201-209.

DEPAQUIT J., LÉGER N. & ROBERT V. Les Phlébotomes de Madagascar (Diptera : Psychodidae). III - Description de Phlebotomus (Anaphlebotomus) fontenillei n. sp. Parasite, 2004, 11 : 261-265.

D'URSO V., RUTA F., KHOURY C., BIANCHI R., DEPAQUIT J. & MAROLI M. About the presence of Phlebotomus sergenti Parrot, 1917 (Diptera: Psychodidae) in Eastern Sicily, Italy. Parasite, 2004, 11 : 279-283.

DEPAQUIT J. & LÉGER N. Commentary to, “Phlebotomine Sand Flies (Diptera: Psychodidae) of the Palestinian West Bank: Potential Vectors of Leishmaniasis,” by Samir S. Sawalha, Muhamad S. Shtayeh, Haroun M. Khanfar, Alon Warburg, and Ziad A. Abdeen, J. Med. Entomol. 40: 321–328. Journal of Medical Entomology, 2004, 41 : 813.

IVOVIC V., DEPAQUIT J., LÉGER N., URANO A. & PAPADOPOULOS B. Sandflies (Diptera: Psychodidae) in the Bar area of Montenegro (Yugoslavia). 2. Presence of promastigotes in Phlebotomus neglectus and first record of P. kandelakii. Annals of Tropical Medicine and Parasitology, 2004, 98 :425-427.

NIANG A.A., HERVY J.P., DEPAQUIT J., BOUSSÈS P., DAVIDSON I., GEOFFROY B., LÉGER N., TROUILLET J., KILLICK-KENDRICK R., KILLICK-KENDRICK M., RIOUX J.A. & BRUNHES J. Les Phlébotomes de la région afro-tropicale / Sand Flies of the Afrotropical Region. Logiciel d’identification et d’enseignement / An identification and training programme. IRD Editions, Paris, 2004.


CANIVET P., MOUSSET B., FERTÉ H., DEPAQUIT J., GIANFREDA H., LOSSON B. & LINDEN A. Survey of Dictyocaulus spp. infection of wild cervids in Wallonia, Belgium. Epidémiologie et Santé Animale, 2003, 43 : 83-86.


TOLEDO A., MARTIN-SANCHEZ J., PESSON B., SANCHIZ-MARIN C. & MORILLAS-MARQUEZ F. Genetic variability within the species Leishmania infantum by RAPD. A lack of correlation with zymodeme structure. Molecular and Biochemical Parasitology, 2002, 119: 257-264.

DORCHIES Ph., LACROUX C., NAVETAT H., RIZET C., GUÉNEAU E., BISSON B., FERTÉ H. Trois cas d’une nouvelle entité pathologique : La paramphistomose larvaire chez les bovins. Bulletin GTV, 2002, 13 : 91-93.

PERROTEY S., MADULO-LEBLOND G. & PESSON B. Laboratory testing of insect repellent KBR 3023 against Phlebotomus duboscqi (Diptera: Psychodidae). Parasitology Research, 2002, 88: 712-713.

PERROTEY S., KLEIN B., MADULO-LEBLOND G. GALLEGO M. & PESSON B. Variation of esterase electromorphs associated with bloodmeal digestion in phlebotomine sand flies (Diptera: Psychodidae). Journal of Medical Entomology, 2002, 39: 720-722.

DEPAQUIT J., LÉGER N. & ROBERT V. Première mention de Phlebotomus à Madagascar (Diptera: Psychodidae). Description de Phlebotomus (Anaphlebotomus) fertei n. sp. et de Phlebotomus (Anaphlebotomus) huberti n. sp. Parasite, 2002, 9, 325-331.

LÉGER N. & DEPAQUIT J. Systématique et biogéographie des Phlébotomes (Diptera: Psychodidae). Annales de la Société Entomologique de France, 2002, 38 : 163-175.

ITS2 sequences heterogeneity in Phlebotomus sergenti and Phlebotomus similis (Diptera, Psychodidae): Possible consequences in their ability to transmit Leishmania tropica. International Journal for Parasitology, 2002, 32 : 1123-1131.


GOUY de BELLOCQ J., FERTÉ H., DEPAQUIT J., JUSTINE J.L., TILLIER A. & DURETTE-DESSET M.C. Molecular phylogeny of the Trichostrongylina (Nematoda) inferred from 28S rDNA sequences. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 2001, 19: 430-442.

AUGOT D, RONDELAUD D.Cercarial productivity of Fasciola hepatica in Lymnaea truncatula during usual and unusual development of redial generations.
Parasitology Research. 2001, 87: 631-633.

DEPAQUIT J., LÉGER N., FERTÉ H., RIOUX J.A., GANTIER J.C. & ECONOMIDES P. Les phlébotomes de Chypre. III. Inventaire faunistique. Parasite, 2001, 8 : 11-20.

LÉGER N. & DEPAQUIT J. Les Phlébotomes et leur rôle dans la transmission des leishmanioses.
La Revue Française des Laboratoires, 2001, 338, 41-48.


MARTIN-SANCHEZ J, GRAMICCIA M, PESSON B, MORILLAS-MARQUEZ F. Genetic polymorphism in sympatric species of the genus Phlebotomus, with special reference to Phlebotomus perniciosus and Phlebotomus longicuspis (Diptera, Phlebotomidae).Parasite. 2000, 7: 247-254.

NAUCKE TJ & PESSON B. Presence of Phlebotomus (Transphlebotomus) mascittii Grassi, 1908 (Diptera: Psychodidae) in Germany. Parasitology Research. 2000, 86: 335-336.

DI MUCCIO T, MARINUCCI M, FRUSTERI L, MAROLI M, PESSON B & GRAMICCIA M. Phylogenetic analysis of Phlebotomus species belonging to the subgenus Larroussius (Diptera, psychodidae) by ITS2 rDNA sequences. Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 2000, 30: 387-393.

PERROTEY S, BENABDENNBI I, HADDAD N, PESSON B & LEGER N. Electrophoretic and morphological differentiation between two sympatric species of Adlerius: Phlebotomus brevis and Phlebotomus simici (Diptera: Psychodidae).
Journal of Medical Entomology 2000, 37: 289-294.

DEPAQUIT J, FERTÉ H., LÉGER N, KILLICK-KENDRICK R., RIOUX J.A., KILLICK-KENDRICK M., HANAFI H.A. & GOBERT S. Molecular systematics of the Phlebotomine sandflies of the subgenus Paraphlebotomus (Psychodidae, Diptera, Phlebotomus) based on ITS 2 rDNA sequences. Preliminary hypotheses of settlement. Insect Molecular Biology, 2000, 9, 293-300.

FERTÉ H., CLÉVA D., DEPAQUIT J, GOBERT S. & LÉGER N. Status and origin of Haemonchinae (Nematoda, Trichostrongylidae) in deers: a survey conducted in France from 1985 to 1998. Parasitology Research, 2000, 86 : 582-587.

LÉGER N., DEPAQUIT J. & FERTÉ H. Les phlébotomes de l'île de Chypre. I. Description de Phlebotomus (Transphlebotomus) economidesi n. sp. Parasite, 2000, 7 : 135-141.

LÉGER N., DEPAQUIT J, FERTÉ H., RIOUX JA, GANTIER JC., GRAMICCIA M., LUDOVISI A., MICHAELIDES A., CHRISTOPHI N. & ECONOMIDES P. Les phlébotomes de l'île de Chypre. II. Présence de Leishmania (Leishmania) infantum Nicolle, 1908 (zymodème MON 1) chez Phlebotomus (Larroussius) tobbi Adler et Theodor, 1930. Parasite, 2000, 7 : 153-146.