Age: Undetermined
Origin: Undetermined
Mutations: G709A C6506T
Parent Branch: I5
Descendant branch(s): I5b1


Haplogroup I5b is a branch on the maternal tree of humanity.

Phylotree History

Phylotree.org is the maternal (mtDNA) tree of humanity. It is maintained by Dr. Mannis Van Oven. Each build is a major update to the tree. The current build is #17.

Build# Called Mutations Notes
16 I5b G709A C6506T Released 19 Feb 2014
17 I5b G709A C6506T Released 18 Feb 2016

GenBank Samples

GenBank is a database of genetic sequence data. It is run by the United States National Institute of Health. It serves as the main repository for mtDNA full sequence profiles. Samples come both from published academic literature and donations from genetic genealogy community members. In addition to GenBank samples, listings below may include other samples published but not submitted to GenBank such as those from the HapMap project.

Note: GenBank results currently use Phylotree build 16. I am working on changing resuts over to build 17.

Hg ID Publication Missing Variants Additional Variants
Hap5008559 Greenspan et al., 2006 - 2016 I5b:204 I5b:54C, 309.1C, 315.1C, 523-524d, 2792M, 9717Y, 12621, 12684, 13368

Geno 2.0 Data

Data from Geno 2.0 is derived from the The National Geographic Society’s Genographic Project — the DAR. The Hg ID is specific to this site and is used to protect the identities of those who take part in Genographic research. Birth Country, Mother's Birth Country, and Maternal Grandmother's Birth Country have been normalized from DAR database fields. The Maternal Origin is determined based on the three previous fields.

Note: Geno 2.0 results currently use Phylotree build 16. I am working on changing resuts over to build 17.

Hg ID Birth
Birth Country
Maternal Grandmother's
Birth Country
Hap10049882 Australia Australia Australia Australia
Hap10049883 Panama Cuba Cuba Cuba
Hap10049884 Iran Iran Iran Iran
Hap10049885 Iraq Iraq Iraq Iraq
Hap10049886 Unspecified Unspecified Unspecified Unspecified
Hap10049887 Unspecified Unspecified Unspecified Unspecified
Hap10049888 Unspecified Unspecified Unspecified Unspecified
Hap10049889 Unspecified Unspecified Unspecified Unspecified

If you use the information in this table, please credit both this site and The National Geographic Society’s Genographic Project.

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