Age: 22,428.3 ± 6,156.3; CI=95% (Behar et al., 2012b)
Origin: Undetermined
Variants: (T58C) C64T T2442C T16362C
FTDNA Tree: Link
Parent Branch: R0
Descendant branch(s): R0a R0b

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Note: This information does not imply an endorsement of YFull or their methods. It is provided at the request of readers.

Haplogroup R0a’b is a branch on the maternal tree of human kind. Its age is between 16,300 and 28,600 years (Behar et al., 2012b).

mtDNA Haplogroup R0a’b 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 Variants (Mutations) Notes
12 R0a’b (58) 64 2442 16362 Released 20 Jul 2011
13 R0a’b (58) 64 2442 16362 Released 28 Dec 2011; Last Build to use the rCRS
14 R0a’b (T58C) C64T T2442C T16362C Released 5 Apr 2012; First version to use the RSRS
15 R0a’b (T58C) C64T T2442C T16362C Released 30 Sep 2012
16 R0a’b (T58C) C64T T2442C T16362C Released 19 Feb 2014
17 R0a’b (T58C) C64T T2442C T16362C Released 18 Feb 2016

mtDNA Haplogroup R0a’b 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 results over to build 17.

Hg IDOriginPublicationHg BLD16 Hg BLD17 Hg YFullMissing VariantsAdditional Variants

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