Strain identifier

BacDive ID: 2868

Type strain: Yes

Species: Anaerosporobacter mobilis

Strain Designation: HY-37-4

Culture col. no.: DSM 15930, IMSNU 40011, KCTC 5027

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@ref: 6191

BacDive-ID: 2868

DSM-Number: 15930

keywords: gram-positive, mesophilic, spore-forming, anaerobe, Bacteria, 16S sequence, genome sequence, motile, rod-shaped

description: Anaerosporobacter mobilis HY-37-4 is an anaerobe, spore-forming, mesophilic bacterium that was isolated from forest soil.

strain history: <- J. Chun, Seoul Natl. Univ., Republic of Korea; HY-37-4 <- J. Chun {2003}

doi: 10.13145/bacdive2868.20201210.5

Name and taxonomic classification


  • @ref: 20215
  • description: domain/bacteria
  • keyword: phylum/firmicutes
  • domain: Bacteria
  • phylum: Firmicutes
  • class: Clostridia
  • order: Eubacteriales
  • family: Clostridiaceae
  • genus: Anaerosporobacter
  • species: Anaerosporobacter mobilis
  • full scientific name: Anaerosporobacter mobilis Jeong et al. 2007

@ref: 6191

domain: Bacteria

phylum: Firmicutes

class: Clostridia

order: Clostridiales

family: Clostridiaceae

genus: Anaerosporobacter

species: Anaerosporobacter mobilis

full scientific name: Anaerosporobacter mobilis Jeong et al. 2007

strain designation: HY-37-4

type strain: yes


cell morphology

  • @ref: 31315
  • gram stain: positive
  • cell length: 2.3-5.5 µm
  • cell width: 0.5-0.5 µm
  • cell shape: rod-shaped
  • motility: yes

Culture and growth conditions

culture medium

  • @ref: 6191
  • name: PY + X MEDIUM (N2/CO2) (DSMZ Medium 104c), anaerobic
  • growth: yes
  • link:

culture temp


culture pH


Physiology and metabolism

oxygen tolerance

@refoxygen tolerance

spore formation

  • @ref: 31315
  • spore formation: yes


@refsaltgrowthtested relationconcentration
31315NaClpositivegrowth0-3 %
31315NaClpositiveoptimum0.5 %

metabolite utilization

@refChebi-IDmetaboliteutilization activitykind of utilization tested
3131522599arabinose+carbon source
3131517057cellobiose+carbon source
3131528757fructose+carbon source
3131528260galactose+carbon source
3131517234glucose+carbon source
3131517716lactose+carbon source
3131517306maltose+carbon source
3131537684mannose+carbon source
3131516634raffinose+carbon source
3131517814salicin+carbon source
3131517992sucrose+carbon source
3131518222xylose+carbon source

Isolation, sampling and environmental information


  • @ref: 6191
  • sample type: forest soil
  • geographic location: Jeju
  • country: Republic of Korea
  • KOR
  • continent: Asia

isolation source categories


Safety information

risk assessment

  • @ref: 6191
  • biosafety level: 1
  • biosafety level comment: Risk group (German classification)

Sequence information

16S sequences

  • @ref: 6191
  • description: Anaerosporobacter mobilis strain IMSNU 40011 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence
  • accession: AY534872
  • length: 1442
  • database: ena
  • NCBI tax ID: 264463

Genome sequences

@refdescriptionaccessionassembly leveldatabaseNCBI tax ID
66792Anaerosporobacter mobilis DSM 15930GCA_900142955scaffoldncbi1120996
66792Anaerosporobacter mobilis DSM 159301120996.3wgspatric1120996
66792Anaerosporobacter mobilis DSM 159302588253509permanentimg1120996

GC content

  • @ref: 6191
  • GC-content: 41

External links

@ref: 6191

culture collection no.: DSM 15930, IMSNU 40011, KCTC 5027

straininfo link



6191Curators of the DSMZLeibniz Institut DSMZ-Deutsche Sammlung von Mikroorganismen und Zellkulturen GmbH (DSM 15930)
20215D.Gleim, M.Kracht, N.Weiss et. al. Nomenclature Up-to-date - compilation of all names of Bacteria and Archaea, validly published according to the Bacteriological Code since 1. Jan. 1980, and validly published nomenclatural changes since
20218Verslyppe, B., De Smet, W., De Baets, B., De Vos, P., Dawyndt P.10.1016/j.syapm.2013.11.002StrainInfo introduces electronic passports for microorganisms.Syst Appl Microbiol. 37: 42-50 201424321274
31315Barberan A, Caceres Velazquez H, Jones S, Fierer N.10.1128/mSphere.00237-17Hiding in Plain Sight: Mining Bacterial Species Records for Phenotypic Trait Information27630
66792Julia Koblitz, Joaquim Sardà, Lorenz Christian Reimer, Boyke Bunk, Jörg Overmann annotated for the DiASPora project (Digital Approaches for the Synthesis of Poorly Accessible Biodiversity Information)