Age: About 6,400 years ago

Origin: Eurasia


Parent Branch: R-M269

Descendant branch(s): R-L51 R-Z2103

FTDNA Tree Link: Link

YFull Info

Name: R-L23

Age: 6400 ybp ± 1400 CI 95%

Expansion: 6100 ybp ± 1300 CI 95%

Parent: R-L2

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

R-L23 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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R-L23 Technical Details


This branch is defined by the Y-Haplotree at FamilyTreeDNA as R-L23. There, it is the child of the R-M269 branch.

Defining Variant(s)

L23, L478, PF6404


This branch is defined by YFull as R-L23. There, it is the child of the R-L2 branch.

Defining Variant(s)

PF6404, L478, L23

Sources & Resources

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Academic Sources

Peer reviewed sources have not been added for this branch yet. If you know of one I have missed, please link to it in the comments.

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