(syn. Climacteris Ϯ Brown Treecreeper C. picumnus) Gr. νεος neos new; genus Climacteris Temminck, 1820, treecreeper; "1,086. NEOCLIMA, gen. nov.  Differs from Climacteris in its shorter, more slender, less curved bill and stronger feet, the longer wing with comparatively longer first primary.  Type, Climacteris picumnus Temminck." (Mathews 1912).

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Jobling, J. A. (2019). Key to Scientific Names in Ornithology. In: del Hoyo, J., Elliott, A., Sargatal, J., Christie, D.A. & de Juana, E. (eds.) (2019). Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona. (retrieved from on 21 April 2019).