Named By: Hans-Peter Schultze - 2001.
Synonyms: Dipnorhynchus lehmanni.
Classification: Chordata, Gnathostomata, Osteichthyes, Sarcopterygii.
Species: W. lehmanni.
Size: Unknown due to lack of remains.
Known locations: Germany.
Time period: Lower Devonian.
Fossil representation: Partial skull.
Originally listed as a species of Dipnorhynchus, Westollrhynchus was described as a distinct genus of sarcopterygiian fish in 2001.
- A Primitive Dipnoan Fish from the Lower Devonian of Germany. - W. Lehmann & T. S. Westoll - 1952.
- Melanognathus, a Primitive Dipnoan from the Lower Devonian of the Canadian Arctic and the Interrelationships of Devonian Dipnoans. - Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 21(4):781-794. - Hans-Peter Schultze - 2001.