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From: "Diana Gale Matthiesen" <>
Subject: Re: [DNA] Y-DNA clade naming
Date: Mon, 15 Mar 2010 19:08:19 -0400
I'd say you're the one who missed the point. Then again, I see you do
acknowledge the tree changes. I've won!
> -----Original Message-----
> From: On Behalf Of Ken Nordtvedt
> Sent: Monday, March 15, 2010 6:41 PM
> Subject: Re: [DNA] Y-DNA clade naming
> ----- Original Message -----
> 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.