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Age: Undetermined
Origin: Undetermined
Mutations: G2758A! G3834A C10356T
Parent Branch: HV4
Descendant branch(s):


Haplogroup HV4c is a branch on the maternal tree of humanity.

mtDNA Haplogroup HV4c 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.

13HV4c2758 3834 10356Released 28 Dec 2011; Last Build to use the rCRS
14HV4cG2758A! G3834A C10356TReleased 5 Apr 2012; First version to use the RSRS
15HV4cG2758A! G3834A C10356TReleased 30 Sep 2012
16HV4cG2758A! G3834A C10356TReleased 19 Feb 2014
17HV4cG2758A! G3834A C10356TReleased 18 Feb 2016

mtDNA Haplogroup HV4c 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
Hap5000002Achilli et al., 2004noneHV4c:309.1CC, 315.1C, 6317, 11252, 16168, 16519
Hap5008330Greenspan et al., 2006 - 2016noneHV4c:309.1C, 315.1C, 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

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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mtDNA Consultants

The following members of the community offer paid consulting for those seeking help with mtDNA results. Inclusion on this list is not a recommendation or endorsement of any service.


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Last Updated: Last updated: November 30, -0001 at 0:00 am

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