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Age: Undetermined
Origin: Undetermined
Mutations: G6722A
FTDNA Tree: Link
Parent Branch: B2c1
Descendant branch(s):


Haplogroup B2c1a is a branch on the maternal tree of humanity.

mtDNA Haplogroup B2c1a 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
13 B2c1a 6722 Released 28 Dec 2011; Last Build to use the rCRS
14 B2c1a G6722A Released 5 Apr 2012; First version to use the RSRS
15 B2c1a G6722A Released 30 Sep 2012
16 B2c1a G6722A Released 19 Feb 2014
17 B2c1a G6722A Released 18 Feb 2016

mtDNA Haplogroup B2c1a 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
Hap5009483 Herrnstadt et al., 2002 B2c1a:146, 152, 195, 247, 499, 16129, 16187, 16217, 16223, 16230, 16278, 16311 B2c1a:1-576d, 10335, 16024-16569d
Hap5010434 Just et al., 2008 none B2c1a:309.1CN, 315.1C, 16182C, 16183C, 16193.1N
Hap5017710 B2c1a:195 B2c1a:309.1C, 315.1C, 16182C, 16183C
Hap5017715 none B2c1a:309d, 315.1C, 16182C, 16183C
Hap5017753 B2c1a:4977 B2c1a:235, 309.1C, 315.1C, 16182C, 16183C

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
Hap10043664United StatesMexicoMexicoMexico
Hap10043665United StatesMexicoMexicoMexico
Hap10043666United StatesUnited StatesMexicoMexico
Hap10043667United StatesUnited StatesMexicoMexico
Hap10043668United StatesMexicoUnspecifiedMexico
Hap10043669United 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

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