Age: Undetermined
Origin: Undetermined
Variants: C16218T
FTDNA Tree: Link
Parent Branch: L3f1b4
Descendant branch(s):

YFull Info

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Note: This information does not imply an endorcement of YFull or their methods. It is provided at the request of readers.


Haplogroup L3f1b4c is a branch on the maternal tree of humanity.

mtDNA Haplogroup L3f1b4c 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 Variants (Mutations) Notes
16 L3f1b4c C16218T Released 19 Feb 2014
17 L3f1b4c C16218T Released 18 Feb 2016

mtDNA Haplogroup L3f1b4c 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 ID Origin Publication Hg BLD16 Hg BLD17 Hg YFull Missing Variants Additional Variants
Hap5000477 Behar et al., 2008b L3f1b4c L3f1b4c none L3f1b4c:315.1C, 3106N, 16256
Hap5018789 Barbieri et al., 2012a L3f1b4c L3f1b4c L3f1b4c:189 L3f1b4c:315.1C
Hap5023353 Howell et al., 2004 L3f1b4c L3f1b4c:3505 L3f1b4c:317.1C, 4902, 14484, 16042
Hap5023354 Zheng et al., 2012 L3f1b4c L3f1b4c:16292 L3f1b4c:315.1C, 4216, 4767, 4769, 8860, 13602

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

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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