GENEALOGY-DNA-L ArchivesArchiver > GENEALOGY-DNA > 2003-11 > 1068506039
Subject: Re: [DNA] Celtic haplogroups [haplogroup origin]
Date: Mon, 10 Nov 2003 18:13:59 EST
In a message dated 11/10/03 1:00:26 PM Pacific Standard Time,
> I took a look at the website and the one haplotype that matches my scores
> simply listed as R1b. I don't know if this means it is R1b or if the right
> haplogroup is yet to be determined. Being 3 steps off on 12 markers for the
> typical R1b, I would have thought indicated another subgroup. Perhaps I
> don't fully understand this yet.
Actually, MOST R1b have not been classified further, and there is a very
broad range of haplotypes for R1b. I'm getting ready to post a more detailed
example, which shows difficulty in distinguishing R1a from R1b.
Ann Turner - GENEALOGY-DNA List Administrator
Search or Browse the archives, Subscribe or Unsubscribe at