FTDNA Sales Banner
Ads and affiliate links like this help support the Q-M242 project's efforts to test indigenous peoples. Please read the affiliateship and business disclaimers for details. You may also donate directly here.



Age: 12,460.4 ± 5,939.9; CI=95% (Behar et al., 2012b)
Origin: Undetermined
Mutations: C16242T T16362C
FTDNA Tree: Link
Parent Branch: U1a1
Descendant branch(s):


Haplogroup U1a1d is a branch on the maternal tree of humanity.

mtDNA Haplogroup U1a1d 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
09 U1a4 16242 16362 Released 20 Jun 2010
10 U1a4 16242 16362 Released 10 Aug 2010
11 U1a4 16242 16362 Released 7 Feb 2011
12 U1a4 16242 16362 Released 20 Jul 2011
13 U1a4 16242 16362 Released 28 Dec 2011; Last Build to use the rCRS
14 U1a4 C16242T T16362C Released 5 Apr 2012; First version to use the RSRS
15 U1a4 C16242T T16362C Released 30 Sep 2012
16 U1a1d C16242T T16362C Released 19 Feb 2014
17 U1a1d C16242T T16362C Released 18 Feb 2016

mtDNA Haplogroup U1a1d 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
Hap5000193 Argus Biosciences & Whyte 2007-2009 none U1a1d:309.1CC, 315.1C, 8566, 10861, 11470, 15043, 16182C, 16183C, 16193.1C, 16519
Hap5003288 Behar et al., 2012b none U1a1d:309.1CC, 315.1C, 8566, 10861, 11470, 15043, 15671C, 16182C, 16183C, 16519
Hap5006741 D'Aurelio et al., 2010 U1a1d:285, 7581, 12308, 12372, 12879 U1a1d:309.1C, 315.1C, 4769, 6081, 7028, 8860, 8993G, 11653, 11928, 14766, 16182C, 16183C, 16294, 16519
Hap5007707 Greenspan et al., 2006 - 2016 none U1a1d:309.1C, 315.1C, 8848, 12375, 13695, 16092, 16182C, 16183C, 16294, 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
Hap10082215United StatesTurkeyUnspecifiedTurkey

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

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.


Peoples: | Places:

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

Leave a Comment

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

you're currently offline