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From: "Ken Nordtvedt" <>
Subject: Re: [DNA] Y-DNA clade naming
Date: Mon, 15 Mar 2010 16:40:57 -0600
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From: "Diana Gale Matthiesen" <>

> So, looking up M359.... I can only find an M359.2, which is a synonym for
> P41.2
> which is the defining SNP for I2a2a. M359.2 may be the more useful name,
> to
> you, but I2a2a is the more useful name, to me.

But P41.2+ is no longer I2a2a; it's I2a2a1 because snps were found to split
I2a2 into its Dinaric and Isles clade branches.
Or others might put it: "old I2a2a" has changed to I2a2a1.

Maybe that was sort of Sasson's point; but I'll let him stress that if so.

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