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. verduyni, 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).

16. Li, Shan & A.F. Konings, J.R. Stauffer. 2016. A revision of the Pseudotropheus elongatus species group (Teleostei: Cichlidae) with description of a new genus and seven new species Zootaxa, 4168(2): 1–29. (Chindongo, Chindongo bellicosus, Cynotilapia chilundu, Metriaclima flavicauda, M. usisyae, Tropheops biriwira, T. kamtambo, T. kumwera).

17. Stauffer, Jay R. Jr., A.F. Konings, T.M. Ryan. 2016. Redescription of Pseudotropheus livingstonii and Pseudotropheus elegans from Lake Malawi, Africa. Zootaxa, 4154(2): 169–178.

18. Stauffer, Jay R. Jr., T.B. Phiri & A.F. Konings. 2018. Description of two deep-water fishes of the genus Diplotaxodon (Teleostei: Cichlidae) from Lake Malawi, Africa. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 131(1): 90–100. (Diplotaxodon longimaxilla, Diplotaxodon altus).

19. Stauffer, Jay R. Jr. & A.F. Konings. 2021. A new species of Diplotaxodon (Cichliformes: Cichlidae) from Lake Malawi. Zootaxa, 4903(2): 275–284. (Diplotaxodon dentatus).

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