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empid or trails?

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And "Traill's" is a species group (Willow Fly and Alder Fly) of Empidonax flycatchers -- or empies. I dislike the use of "empid" as that implies that there is a bird family with the name of Empidae, which there isn't.  As in corvids are in the Corvidae, Tyrannids are in the Tyrannidae, and larids are in the Laridae. Just sayin', though I am a known curmudgeon.

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