African American DNA Research Forum
non-L mtDNA haplogroups in African Americans
Any member has got mtDNA haplogroup results that fall outside L clades and do not belong to European/West Eurasian or Native American haplogroups?
THe following mtDNA haplogroups, although present at very low frequency in African Americans and Afro-Caribbeans, attest to an specific African ancestry:
M (but not M1),