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Commons search auto-suggest for "files depicting..." should filter out articles
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Since most of the items in Wikidata are now academic articles, many of the suggestions made by the search auto-suggest are also academic articles. This can be very confusing when the titles of academic articles sound like legitimate search terms, such as a person's name or the name of a specific thing:


In the screenshot above, selecting "Jumping spiders of the United States and Canada" gives no results since this is actually an academic article, not a group of spiders.

The auto-suggest feature for "files depicting..." should automatically filter out anything that is an instance of scholarly article or biographical article.