Age: 6,836.0 ± 3,388.7; CI=95% (Behar et al., 2012b)
Origin: Undetermined
Variants: T6293C
FTDNA Tree: Link
Parent Branch: J1c2
Descendant branch(s): J1c2a1 J1c2a2 J1c2a3

YFull Info

Name: J1c2a
Age: 15300 to 13000 ybp [95% CI]
Expansion: 16600 to 6200 ybp [95% CI]
 Variants: T6293C

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

Haplogroup J1c2a is a branch on the maternal tree of human kind. Its age is between 3,400 and 10,200 years (Behar et al., 2012b).

mtDNA Haplogroup J1c2a 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
02 J1c1a 6293 Released 14 Oct 2008
13 J1c2a 6293 Released 28 Dec 2011; Last Build to use the rCRS
14 J1c2a T6293C Released 5 Apr 2012; First version to use the RSRS
15 J1c2a T6293C Released 30 Sep 2012
16 J1c2a T6293C Released 19 Feb 2014
17 J1c2a T6293C Released 18 Feb 2016

mtDNA Haplogroup J1c2a 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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