(syn. Bolborhynchus Ϯ Barred Parakeet B. lineola) Gr. γραμμη grammē line < γραφω graphō to write; ψιττακη psittakē or ψιττακος psittakos parrot; "Grammopsittaca gen. nov. Type. Psittacula lineola Cassin. Nearest Psilopsiagon but differing from both that genus and Bolborhynchus in having the cere much less tumid, broadly subfusiform (by encroachment of frontal feathering on posterior portion), tail not more than two-thirds (sometimes but little more than half) as long as wing, graduated for much less than half its length; tarsus much shorter than outer front toe without claw; and plumage without either gray or yellow (green, sometimes barred or spotted with black). (Γραμμη, line; ψιττακη, a parrot.)" (Ridgway 1912).