(syn. Scolopax Ϯ Moluccan Woodcock S. rochussenii) Gr. νεος neos  new; genus Scolopax Linnaeus, 1758, woodcock; "Neoscolopax (1) rochussenii (Schleg.)  ...  (1) Novum genus Neoscolopax inter genera Scolopacem et Gallinaginem intercedit; rostrum uti in genere Scolopace, tibiae inferne nudae uti in genere Gallinagine" (Salvadori 1882).

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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 January 2019).