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Age: 5,523.4 ± 4,086.7; CI=95% (Behar et al., 2012b)
Origin: Undetermined
Mutations: T199C C12798T (G16266A)
Parent Branch: L0d1a
Descendant branch(s): L0d1a1a L0d1a1b L0d1a1c L0d1a1d


Haplogroup L0d1a1 is a branch on the maternal tree of humanity.

mtDNA Haplogroup L0d1a1 Phylotree History 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.

07L0d1a1152! 7389 12696Released 10 Nov 2009
08L0d1a1152! 7389 12696Released 21 Mar 2010
09L0d1a1152! 7389 12696Released 20 Jun 2010
10L0d1a1152! 7389 12696Released 10 Aug 2010
11L0d1a1152! 7389 12696Released 7 Feb 2011
12L0d1a1152! 7389 12696Released 20 Jul 2011
13L0d1a1152! 7389 12696Released 28 Dec 2011; Last Build to use the rCRS
14L0d1a1C152T T7389C T12696CReleased 5 Apr 2012; First version to use the RSRS
15L0d1a1C152T T7389C T12696CReleased 30 Sep 2012
16L0d1a1T199C C12798T (G16266A)Released 19 Feb 2014
17L0d1a1T199C C12798T (G16266A)Released 18 Feb 2016

mtDNA Haplogroup L0d1a1 Data Sources

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 IDPublicationMissing VariantsAdditional Variants
Hap5005763Chan et al., 2015L0d1a1:2706L0d1a1:315.1C, 524.1ACAC, 3849, 8793, 16266A
Hap5015421van der Walt et al. 2012noneL0d1a1:524.1ACAC, 3849, 7055, 7205, 8577, 8793, 16266A

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 IDBirth
Birth Country
Maternal Grandmother's
Birth Country
Hap10066645South AfricaSouth AfricaZimbabweZimbabwe

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

Sources & Resources

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mtDNA Consultants

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