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Age: Undetermined
Origin: Undetermined
Mutations: G3421A C16327a
FTDNA Tree: Link
Parent Branch: HV1a
Descendant branch(s): HV1a3a


Haplogroup HV1a3 is a branch on the maternal tree of humanity.

mtDNA Haplogroup HV1a3 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.

12HV1a33421 16327AReleased 20 Jul 2011
13HV1a33421 16327AReleased 28 Dec 2011; Last Build to use the rCRS
14HV1a3G3421A C16327aReleased 5 Apr 2012; First version to use the RSRS
15HV1a3G3421A C16327aReleased 30 Sep 2012
16HV1a3G3421A C16327aReleased 19 Feb 2014
17HV1a3G3421A C16327aReleased 18 Feb 2016

mtDNA Haplogroup HV1a3 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
Hap5018042Musilová et al., 2011HV1a3:152HV1a3:309.1CC, 315.1C, 16294, 16519
Hap5018043Musilová et al., 2011noneHV1a3:309.1C, 315.1C, 16519
Hap5018044Musilová et al., 2011noneHV1a3:94, 309.1C, 315.1C, 8279, 8837, 14443, 15778, 16519
Hap5018045Musilová et al., 2011noneHV1a3:309.1CC, 315.1C, 4580, 9163, 15244, 16519
Hap5021166Derenko et al., 2013HV1a3:16311HV1a3:309.1C, 315.1C, 8278.1XC, 14443, 16183

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
Hap10017035United StatesUnited StatesUnited StatesUnited States
Hap10029519United 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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