Age: Undetermined
Origin: Undetermined
Variants: A4811G
FTDNA Tree: Link
Parent Branch: F2
Descendant branch(s): F2b1

YFull Info

Name: F2b

Age: 20200 to 12800 ybp [95% CI]

Expansion: 19500 to 10400 ybp [95% CI]

Variants: A4811G

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


Haplogroup F2b is a branch on the maternal tree of humanity.

mtDNA Haplogroup F2b 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
13 F2b 4811 16291 Released 28 Dec 2011; Last Build to use the rCRS
14 F2b A4811G C16291T Released 5 Apr 2012; First version to use the RSRS
15 F2b A4811G Released 30 Sep 2012
16 F2b A4811G Released 19 Feb 2014
17 F2b A4811G Released 18 Feb 2016

mtDNA Haplogroup F2b 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 ID Origin Publication Hg BLD16 Hg BLD17 Hg YFull Missing Variants Additional Variants
Hap5022163 China, People's Republic of Kong et al., 2003 F2b F2b* F2b:146 F2b:315.1C, 1709, 3290, 5417, 5846, 8636, 9137, 10801, 12609, 13500, 14016, 16266, 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 ID Birth
Birth Country
Maternal Grandmother's
Birth Country
Hap10047217 China China China China
Hap10047218 Zimbabwe Singapore China China
Hap10047219 Malaysia Malaysia Malaysia Malaysia
Hap10047220 Taiwan Taiwan Taiwan Taiwan
Hap10047221 Singapore China Unspecified China
Hap10047222 Unspecified Unspecified Unspecified Unspecified
Hap10047223 Unspecified Unspecified Unspecified Unspecified
Hap10047224 Unspecified Unspecified Unspecified Unspecified
Hap10047225 Unspecified Unspecified Unspecified Unspecified
Hap10047226 Unspecified Unspecified Unspecified Unspecified

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

Sources & Resources

Related Sources

Additional Resources

mtDNA Consultants

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