Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Turdidae
Genus: Neocossyphus
Fischer & Reichenow, 1884

N. rufus (Fischer & Reichenow, 1884)
N. poensis (Strickland, 1844)

The Neocossyphus are medium-sized insectivorous birds of the thrush family Turdidae. These are African forest dwelling species. Two species are commonly called "ant-thrushes".


The following species are currently recognized:[1]

Now in Stizorhina


  1. ^ John H. Boyd III (December 14, 2011). "MUSCICAPOIDEA II: Cinclidae, Turdidae, and Muscicapidae". TiF Checklist. Retrieved 11-08-2020.  Check date values in: |access-date= (help)

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