Age: 4,774.2 ± 3,062.4; CI=95% (Behar et al., 2012b)
Origin: Undetermined
Variants: A11590G
FTDNA Tree: Link
Parent Branch: Z1a
Descendant branch(s): Z1a2a

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Haplogroup Z1a2 is a branch on the maternal tree of human kind. Its age is between 1,700 and 7,800 years (Behar et al., 2012b).

mtDNA Haplogroup Z1a2 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
10 Z1a2 11078 11590 Released 10 Aug 2010
11 Z1a2 11078 11590 Released 7 Feb 2011
12 Z1a2 11590 Released 20 Jul 2011
13 Z1a2 11590 Released 28 Dec 2011; Last Build to use the rCRS
14 Z1a2 A11590G Released 5 Apr 2012; First version to use the RSRS
15 Z1a2 A11590G Released 30 Sep 2012
16 Z1a2 A11590G Released 19 Feb 2014
17 Z1a2 A11590G Released 18 Feb 2016

mtDNA Haplogroup Z1a2 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 results over to build 17.

Hg ID Origin Publication Hg BLD16 Hg BLD17 Hg YFull Missing Variants Additional Variants
Hap5017299 Russia Sukernik et al., 2012 Z1a2 Z1a2* Z1a2:16187, 16189 Z1a2:309.1C, 315.1C, 15968, 16093, 16187d, 16320

Sources & Resources

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