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Lynn Hu marked it as to-read Jun 24, Over the years Malawi cichlids, which are among the most colorful freshwater fishes known, konongs become very popular among aquarists, as they are easy to maintain and breed in captivity.

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And there is every indication that still more remains to be discovered. The Konings have taken up the study of cacti since their move, photographing every species and variety of malawl native to Texas.

Sergio Torterolo rated it it was amazing Sep 28, Konings and his future wife started their own publishing company, Cichlid Pressin Two Lake Malawi cichlids have been named after him, namely Aulonocara koningsi by Patrick Tawil inand Placidochromis koningsi by Hanssens in Fabio added it Oct 14, Brian Quigley added it Oct 14, Late in her career famed ichthyologist Ethelwynn Trewavas mentored Konings, providing feedback and suggestions for his research.


He chose this field despite his love of ichthyology due to a fear that if he chose the latter field he would be unemployable. Want to Read saving….

He is also a prolific photographerand a recent Google image search under his name yielded 6, images. Almost all of these photographs were taken in the lake and show the fishes in their natural habitat.

There are no discussion topics on this book yet. And in recent years an ever-increasing number of aquarists, interested in the natural environment of their fishes, have been inspired to visit Malawi and observe the cichlids in the koningd itself.

Malawi Cichlids in Their Natural Habitat

Pamela Zimny rated it did not like it Jan 23, Please help by adding reliable sources. Amazon booksellers list 36 different books or publications under his name. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Konings is best known for his research on African rift lake cichlids. Alaric Heim added it Nov 14, Bruno Pedrosa marked it as to-read Feb 17, George Schmoe added it Aug 06, Hardcoverpages. Adrianus Franciscus Johannes Marinus Maria ” Ad ” Konings [1] born 11 January in RoosendaalNetherlands is an ichthyologist originally trained in medicine and biology.

No lake in the world contains such a diversified and distinct community of cichlid fishes as Lake Malawi. After studies in Amsterdamhe has spent most of his life in Rotterdam. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Basing his study on more than hours of underwater observations all over the lake 36 expeditionsthe author characterizes the species by their habitat preference, distribution, and coloration.


Julia Burk marked it as to-read Dec 02, Trivia About Malawi Cichlids i Its first book was titled the Cichlids Yearbookvol.

Patrick Damrow marked it as to-read Jan 02, He also worked for 18 months at the University of Heidelberg Parasitology Department. Sergey Chepur rated it it was amazing Oct 02, No trivia or quizzes yet. Konings started keeping cichlids when he was 14 years nalawi in In interviews he has described a love of the area’s climate and landscape as the reason for the move.

July Learn how and when to remove this template message. Leon-RotGermany near Heidelbergwhere he started to write books and breed Lake Tanganyika cichlids.

Contentious material about living persons that is unsourced or poorly sourced must be removed immediatelyespecially if potentially libelous or harmful. Lisa Boorman rated it it was amazing Apr 16, Smith rated it really liked it Feb 16,