Biography of Ad Konings
 

Fish descriptions


1. Konings, A. 1990. Description of six new Malawi cichlids. TFH magazine, vol. 38 (11), pp 110-129. (Copadichromis azureus, C. mbenjii, C. verduijni, Otopharynx walteri, Iodotropheus stuartgranti, and Pseudotropheus saulosi).

2. Konings, A. 1993. A revision of the genus Sciaenochromis Eccles & Trewavas, 1989 (Pisces, Cichlidae). The Cichlids Yearbook, vol. 3, pp 28-36. (Sciaenochromis fryeri, S. psammophilus, S. benthicola).

3. Konings, A. 1994. Pseudotropheus demasoni sp. nov.: a sexually monomorphic cichlid from the Tanzanian coast of Lake Malawi. The Cichlids Yearbook, vol. 4, pp 24-27. (Pseudotropheus demasoni).

4. Konings, A. 1995. Description of Pseudotropheus estherae sp. nov., the well-known Red Zebra Cichlid from Lake Malawi. TFH magazine, vol. 43: 206–210. (Pseudotropheus estherae)

5. Konings, A. 1995. A review of the sand-dwelling species of the genus Aulonocara, with the description of three new species.  The Cichlids Yearbook, vol. 5, pp 26-36. (Aulonocara gertrudae, A. brevinidus, and A. aquilonium). 

6. Konings, A. 1999. Description of Three New Copadichromis Species (Labroidei; Cichlidae) from Lake Malawi, Africa. TFH magazine, vol. 47 (9) May: pp 62-85 (Copadichromis ilesi, C. geertsi, and C. trewavasae).

7. Stauffer, J. R., Jr. & A. F. Konings. 2006. Review of Copadichromis (Teleostei: Cichlidae) with the description of a new genus and six new species. Ichthyological Explorations of Freshwaters, vol. 17 (1), pp 9-42. (Mchenga, Copadichromis melas, C. chizumuluensis, C. diplostigma, C. insularis, C. cyanocephalus, and C. parvus).

8. Konings, A.F. & J.R. Stauffer. 2006. Revised diagnosis of Metriaclima with description of a new species (Teleostei: Cichlidae) from Lake Malawi National Park, Africa. Ichthyological Explorations of Freshwaters, vol. 17 (3), pp 233-246. (Metriaclima flavifemina).

9. Konings-Dudin, G., A.F. Konings & J.R. Stauffer. 2009. Descriptions of three new species of Melanochromis (Teleostei: Cichlidae) and a redescription of M. vermivorus. Zootaxa 2076: 37–59. (Melanochromis kaskazini, M. wochepa, M. mossambiquensis).

10. Cleaver, R.M., A.F. Konings & J.R. Stauffer, Jr. 2009. Two new cave-dwelling cichlids of Lake Malawi, Africa. Ichthyological Explorations of Freshwaters, vol. 20 (2), pp 163-178. (Otopharynx spelaeotes, Otopharynx antron).

11. Ciccotto, P.J., A. Konings & J.R. Stauffer, Jr. 2011. Descriptions of five new species in the genus Metriaclima (Teleostei: Cichlidae) from Lake Malawi, Africa. Zootaxa 2738: 1–25. (Metriaclima glaucos, M. mossambicum, M. sciasma, M. nkhunguense, M. xanthos).

12. Stauffer Jr, J.R., R. Cleaver-Yoder & A. Konings. 2011. Two new species of Stigmatochromis (Teleostei: Cichlidae) from Lake Malawi, Africa. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington 124(3): 212222. (Stigmatochromis melanchros, Stigmatochromis macrorhynchos).

13. Lundeba, M., J.R. Stauffer & A. Konings. 2011. Five new species of the genus Petrotilapia (Teleostei: Cichlidae), from Lake Malawi, Africa. Ichthyological Explorations of Freshwaters, vol. 22 (2), pp 149-168. (Petrotilapia xanthos, P. flaviventris, P. palingnathos, P. pyroscelos, P. mumboensis).

14. Konings, A.F. & J.R. Stauffer, Jr. 2012. Review of the Lake Malawi genus Melanochromis (Teleostei: Cichlidae) with a description of a new species. Zootaxa 3258: 1–27. (Melanochromis mpoto).

15. Stauffer Jr, J.R., K. Black & A.F. Konings. 2013. Descriptions of five new species of Metriaclima (Teleostei: Cichlidae) from Lake Malawi, Africa. Zootaxa, 3647(1): 101–136. (Metriaclima midomo, M. lundoense, M. tarakiki, M. pambazuko, M. nigrodorsalis).

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