Name:Campylobacternitrofigilis McClung et al. 1983
Proposed as: sp. nov.
ni.tro.fi.gi.lis. L. neut. n.nitrum, native soda, natron, nitrate; L. v.figo, to fix, attach; L. masc. adj. suff. -ilis, suffix denoting an active quality, able to; N.L. masc./fem. adj.nitrofigilis, able to fix (nitrogen as) nitrate
homotypic synonym, validly published under the ICNP
Campylobacternitrofigilis is the correct name if this species is regarded as a separate species (i.e., if its nomenclatural type is not assigned to another species whose name is validly published, legitimate and not rejected and has priority) within a separate genus Campylobacter.