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Age: Undetermined
Origin: Undetermined
Mutations: T15629C
Parent Branch: A2
Descendant branch(s):


Haplogroup A2l is a branch on the maternal tree of humanity.

mtDNA Haplogroup A2l 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.

13A2l15629Released 28 Dec 2011; Last Build to use the rCRS
14A2lT15629CReleased 5 Apr 2012; First version to use the RSRS
15A2lT15629CReleased 30 Sep 2012
16A2lT15629CReleased 19 Feb 2014
17A2lT15629CReleased 18 Feb 2016

mtDNA Haplogroup A2l 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
Hap5003167Behar et al., 2012bnoneA2l:315.1C, 523-524d, 3483, 10151, 16519
Hap5010409Just et al., 2008noneA2l:315.1C, 523-524d, 16519
Hap5010410Just et al., 2008noneA2l:315.1C, 523-524d, 16519
Hap5010412Just et al., 2008noneA2l:309.1CN, 315.1C, 523-524d, 16519
Hap5010414Just et al., 2008noneA2l:309.1CN, 315.1C, 523-524d, 16519
Hap5010415Just et al., 2008noneA2l:315.1C, 523-524d, 16519
Hap5010416Just et al., 2008noneA2l:309.1CN, 315.1C, 523-524d, 16519
Hap5010420Just et al., 2008noneA2l:309.1C, 315.1C, 523-524d, 16519
Hap5017678A2l:64A2l:315.1C, 523-524d, 16519
Hap5017699A2l:152A2l:315.1C, 523-524d, 16519
Hap5017705noneA2l:309.1C, 315.1C, 523-524d, 8152, 16519
Hap5017709noneA2l:315.1C, 523-524d, 10807, 16519
Hap5022257Zheng et al., 2012noneA2l:16114A, 16399, 16519

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
Hap10042418United StatesMexicoMexicoMexico
Hap10042419United StatesMexicoMexicoMexico
Hap10042421United StatesUnited StatesMexicoMexico
Hap10042422United StatesUnited StatesUnited StatesUnited States
Hap10042423United StatesUnited StatesUnited StatesUnited States
Hap10042424United StatesUnited StatesUnspecifiedUnited States
Hap10042425United StatesUnited StatesUnspecifiedUnited States

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

Sources & Resources

Related Sources

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mtDNA Consultants

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