The gall mite genus Pentamerus, established by Roivainen in 1951, is invalid and needs to be renamed. Until this happens, use Pentamerus (mite).

Pentamerus is a prehistoric genus of brachiopod that lived from the Silurian to the Middle Devonian in Asia, Europe, and North America.


  • Fossils (Smithsonian Handbooks) by David Ward (Page 82)
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