Age: About 12,000 years ago

Origin: Eurasia


Parent Branch: I-S2525

Descendant branch(s): I-BY14072 I-S2606

FTDNA Tree Link: Link

YFull Info

Name: I-L38

Age: 12000 ybp ± 3400 CI 95%

Expansion: 4400 ybp ± 900 CI 95%

Parent: I-L3

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

I-L38 is a branch on the paternal tree of human kind. It and branches help trace human history from our origin in Africa.

FamilyTreeDNA Y-Haplotree

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I-L38 Technical Details


This branch is defined by the Y-Haplotree at FamilyTreeDNA as I-L38. There, it is the child of the I-S2525 branch.

Defining Variant(s)

L38, BY13986, BY13988, BY13989, BY13991, BY13994, BY1527, FGC19136, FGC29553, FGC29555, FGC29557, FGC29563, FGC29571, FGC29572, FGC29574, FGC29577, FGC29578, FGC29580, FGC29581, FGC29582, FGC29588, FGC29600, FGC29602, FGC29608, FGC29614, FGC29618, FGC29622, FGC29629, FGC29643, FGC29696, FGC29701, FGC29704, L39, L40, L65, S10412, S10886, S11216, S11330, S12294, S16986, S2492, S2496, S2497, S2498, S2507, S2508, S2510, S2514, S2519, S2520, S2521, S2523, S2524, S2526, S2532, S2550, S2552, S2554, S2556, S2557, S2560, S2561, S2590, S25902, S2592, S2603, S2604, S8646


This branch is defined by YFull as I-L38. There, it is the child of the I-L3 branch.

Defining Variant(s)

FGC29580, S2554, S2550, S2520, S2590, Y10711, S2510, S2556, FGC29643, S2524, S10412, L40, Y10712, Y10707, S2492, S2498, S2560, S2603, Y10706, S25902, S2496, S2514, S11216, S10886, S2592, S2519, L39, L38, S2604, S2508, Y10719, Y10715, Y10709, S12294, S16986, Y15040, FGC29633, FGC29587, S2517, Y13455, S2552, S2532, S2507, Y10714, S11330, FGC29629, S2521, S2497, Y11321, S2526, Y11323, FGC29555, S2523, S2561, FGC29602, FGC29582, S2557, FGC29566, S8646, FGC29622, FGC29695, Y125741, Y10716, Y13456, FGC29621, FGC29667, FGC19136, L65.1, Y11324, S2574, Y11319, Y10718, Z232

Sources & Resources

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Academic Sources

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