Age: About 1,500 years ago

Origin: Eurasia


Parent Branch: R-Y2921

Descendant branch(s):

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YFull Info

Name: R-YP5478

Age: 1450 ybp ± 900 CI 95%

Expansion: 1250 ybp ± 1250 CI 95%

Parent: R-YP547

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


R-YP5478 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-YP5478 Technical Details


This branch is defined by the Y-Haplotree at FamilyTreeDNA as R-YP5478. There, it is the child of the R-Y2921 branch.

Defining Variant(s)

YP5478, YP5479


This branch is defined by YFull as R-YP5478. There, it is the child of the R-YP547 branch.

Defining Variant(s)

YP5479, YP5478

Sources & Resources

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Academic Sources

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