The Konda is an insectoid alien who is a contestant in the seventh Presidian in Contest.
The Konda are an insectoid racer, armed with claws that contain a powerful toxin. It cannot breathe Earth's oxygen, as it is toxic to Konda, and so uses a breathing mask.
The Konda was teleported into the New York Public Library with the rest of the contestants and faced another contestant, Bellos. Bellos, however cheats and uses an alien known as the Hoodaya to attack and kill the Konda before Bellos takes credit for it and presents the bodies to the viewers of the Presidian.