Age: Undetermined
Origin: Undetermined
Variants: T182C! G13105A A16254G C16311T
FTDNA Tree: Link
Parent Branch: L5
Descendant branch(s): L5b1 L5b2

YFull Info

Name: L5b
Age: 115700 to 82800 ybp [95% CI]
Expansion: 109200 to 70300 ybp [95% CI]
 Variants: T182C! G13105A A16254G C16311T

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Haplogroup L5b is a branch on the maternal tree of humanity.

mtDNA Haplogroup L5b 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
16 L5b T182C! G13105A A16254G C16311T Released 19 Feb 2014
17 L5b T182C! G13105A A16254G C16311T Released 18 Feb 2016

mtDNA Haplogroup L5b 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

Sources & Resources

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