(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).

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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 19 January 2019).