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Age: 3,196.6 ± 3,058.3; CI=95% (Behar et al., 2012b)
Origin: Undetermined
Mutations: A200G C8230T
FTDNA Tree: Link
Parent Branch: T2e
Descendant branch(s):


Haplogroup T2e5 is a branch on the maternal tree of human kind. Its age is between 100 and 6,300 years (Behar et al., 2012b).

mtDNA Haplogroup T2e5 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 Mutations Notes
14 T2e5 A200G C8230T Released 5 Apr 2012; First version to use the RSRS
15 T2e5 A200G C8230T Released 30 Sep 2012
16 T2e5 A200G C8230T Released 19 Feb 2014
17 T2e5 A200G C8230T Released 18 Feb 2016

mtDNA Haplogroup T2e5 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
Hap5001343 Behar et al., 2012b none T2e5:309.1C, 315.1C, 5587, 7238
Hap5002249 Behar et al., 2012b none T2e5:309.1CC, 315.1C

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
Hap10081203Channel IslandsFranceFranceFrance
Hap10081204Channel IslandsFranceFranceFrance
Hap10081205United StatesIrelandIrelandIreland
Hap10081206UnspecifiedUnited StatesPolandPoland
Hap10081207United StatesUnited StatesSlovakiaSlovakia
Hap10081208AustraliaAustraliaUnited KingdomUnited Kingdom
Hap10081209United KingdomUnited StatesUnited StatesUnited States
Hap10081210United StatesUnited StatesUnited StatesUnited States
Hap10081211United StatesUnited StatesUnited StatesUnited States
Hap10081212United StatesUnited StatesUnited StatesUnited States
Hap10081213United StatesUnited StatesUnited StatesUnited States
Hap10081214United StatesUnited StatesUnited StatesUnited States
Hap10081216United StatesUnited StatesUnspecifiedUnited States
Hap10081217United StatesUnited StatesUnspecifiedUnited States
Hap10081218UnspecifiedUnited StatesUnspecifiedUnited States
Hap10081219UnspecifiedUnited StatesUnspecifiedUnited States

If you use the information in this table, please credit both this site and The National Geographic Society’s Genographic Project.

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