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Age: 1,570.4 ± 3,816.1; CI=95% (Behar et al., 2012b)
Origin: Undetermined
Mutations: T789C C8740T
Parent Branch: H1
Descendant branch(s):


Haplogroup H1bx is a branch on the maternal tree of human kind. The woman who started this branch lived at some point between recent generations and 5,400 years ago (Behar et al 2012b).

mtDNA Haplogroup H1bx 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.

14H1bxT789C C8740TReleased 5 Apr 2012; First version to use the RSRS
15H1bxT789C C8740TReleased 30 Sep 2012
16H1bxT789C C8740TReleased 19 Feb 2014
17H1bxT789C C8740TReleased 18 Feb 2016

mtDNA Haplogroup H1bx 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
Hap5000852Behar et al., 2012anoneH1bx:309.1C, 315.1C
Hap5001044Behar et al., 2012anoneH1bx:309.1C, 315.1C, 9053R
Hap5001069Behar et al., 2012anoneH1bx:309.1C, 315.1C, 16192
Hap5001113Behar et al., 2012anoneH1bx:309.1C, 315.1C, 10325, 16362

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
Hap10004849United StatesCanadaCanadaCanada
Hap10008789United StatesBrazilUnspecifiedBrazil
Hap10012420United StatesUnited StatesCanadaCanada
Hap10017366United StatesUnited StatesUnited StatesUnited States
Hap10021354United StatesCanadaCanadaCanada
Hap10030133United StatesCanadaCanadaCanada
Hap10034760United StatesUnspecifiedUnspecifiedUnited States
Hap10038454United StatesUnited StatesUnited StatesUnited States
Hap10040348United StatesUnited StatesUnited StatesUnited 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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