Y dna haplogroups in populations of europe. Y dna haplogroups by ethnic group.
The maps on this page represents the distribution of human y chromosomal dna y dna haplogroups.
Y haplogroup world map. This map plots the most frequent variant of a haplogroup on the y chromosome which is essentially only found in males exceptions are various genetic disorders most if not all of which result in sterility. The map below shows what the borders of europe the middle east and north africa might look like if they were based on the dominant y dna haplogroup rather than ethnicity and or any other. The following articles are lists of human y chromosome dna haplogroups found in populations around the world.
Haplogroups are stretches of dna composed of a number of genes that are usually inherited together. World map of y chromosome haplogroups this map was posted on wikipedia and while i would not vouch for all its details it is nonetheless and impressive effort of visually summarizing what we know about worldwide y chromosome distribution. The history of the jewish people from classical antiquity towards modern day provide a guide to understanding their population genetics.
The y chromosome consortium ycc developed a system of naming major y dna haplogroups with the capital letters a through t with further subclades named using numbers and lower case letters ycc longhand. It is believed to be the haplogroup of y chromosomal adam. This haplogroup is found in continents ancient populations except in africa and is the predominant y dna haplogroup among males indigenous to central asia siberia north america and oceania.
Y dna haplogroups are defined by the presence of a series of y dna snp markers. Y dna haplogroups in populations of the near east. Beginning at the time of the greek and roman empires close 6 million jews are thought to have resided in the roman empire.
A y dna haplogroup is a group of men sharing the same series of mutations on their y chromosome which they inherited from a long line of common paternal ancestors. Haplogroup e1b1b is predominantly found around the coast of the. Haplogroup c m130 mongolia siberia north america oceania.
Subclades are defined by a terminal snp the snp furthest down in the y chromosome phylogenetic tree. Y dna haplogroup geographic locations. Haplogroup c m130 is one of two branches of haplogroup cf alongside haplogroup f.
Though i wonder how accurate is this reconstitution or what s the method to determine common y haplogroup of a 1500 native iberian or german. In the period immediately preceding the fall of the second temple in. Haplogroup a is found mainly in southern africa and represents the oldest y chromosome haplogroup.
Haplogroup e1b1a is predominantly found among sub sahara african populations. Should put in 1500 ad in the title. That shit got me completely confused until i read the text alongside the legends.