Information on the National Database "Benin"

The National Database "Benin" consists of 234 haplotypes (at least minimal) which were published in 2 population studies and were additionally submitted via personal communication (1 submission) .

Most common haplotypes

Count DYS19 DYS389I DYS389II DYS390 DYS391 DYS392 DYS393 DYS385
8 15 13 32 21 10 11 13 15,16
6 15 13 31 21 10 11 13 15,16
5 15 13 30 21 10 11 13 16,17
5 17 14 31 21 10 11 14 18,19
4 15 13 31 21 10 10 13 16,18
4 15 13 31 21 10 11 13 16,17
4 16 14 31 21 10 11 16 17,18
3 14 12 29 22 10 11 12 15,15
3 15 13 30 21 10 11 14 16,17
3 15 13 31 21 10 11 13 16,18
Count DYS391 DYS389I DYS439 DYS389II DYS438 DYS437 DYS19 DYS392 DYS393 DYS390 DYS385
7 10 13 12 32 11 14 15 11 13 21 15,16
5 10 13 12 31 11 14 15 11 13 21 15,16
5 10 14 12 31 11 14 17 11 14 21 18,19
4 10 14 11 31 11 14 16 11 16 21 17,18
3 10 13 11 30 11 14 15 11 13 21 16,17
3 10 13 11 31 11 14 15 11 13 21 16,17
3 10 13 13 31 11 14 15 10 13 21 16,18
3 10 14 12 32 11 14 15 11 13 21 16,17
2 10 12 11 29 11 14 16 12 15 21 17,20
2 10 12 12 28 9 16 15 11 12 22 14,15
Count DYS456 DYS389I DYS390 DYS389II DYS458 DYS19 DYS385 DYS393 DYS391 DYS439 DYS635 DYS392 YGATAH4 DYS437 DYS438 DYS448
4 15 13 21 32 17 15 15,16 13 10 12 21 11 12 14 11 21
4 15 14 21 31 15 17 18,19 14 10 12 21 11 11 14 11 21
3 15 13 21 31 17 15 15,16 13 10 12 21 11 11 14 11 21
3 16 14 21 31 16 16 17,18 16 10 11 24 11 11 14 11 20
2 12 12 22 28 15 15 14,15 12 10 12 21 11 11 16 9 19
2 13 13 24 31 20 17 11,11 13 10 12 17 11 12 15 10 21
2 14 13 21 30 17 15 16,17 13 11 12 21 11 12 14 11 21
2 15 12 21 29 16 16 17,20 15 10 11 21 12 11 14 11 21
2 15 13 20 32 17 14 15,19 13 10 13 21 10 12 14 11 21
2 15 13 21 29 15 16 18,18 15 10 13 21 11 11 15 11 21
Count DYS576 DYS389I DYS448 DYS389II DYS19 DYS391 DYS481 DYS549 DYS533 DYS438 DYS437 DYS570 DYS635 DYS390 DYS439 DYS392 DYS643 DYS393 DYS458 DYS385 DYS456 YGATAH4
2 16 13 21 29 16 10 24 11 11 11 15 17 21 21 13 11 14 15 15 18,18 15 11

 There are no Y27 haplotypes or all haplotypes are singletons.

 There are no Ymax haplotypes or all haplotypes are singletons.

Population studies

  • Fortes-Lima C., Brucato N., Croze M., Bellis G., Schiavinato S., Massougbodji A., Migot-Nabias F. and Dugoujon J. (2015), 'Genetic population study of Y-chromosome markers in Benin and Ivory Coast ethnic groups', Forensic Science International: Genetics 19:232–237 [Link] [DOI]
  • Larmuseau MHD., Vessi A., Jobling MA., Geystelen A., Primativo G., Biondi G., Martínez-Labarga C., Ottoni C., Decorte R. and Rickards O. (2015), 'The Paternal Landscape along the Bight of Benin - Testing Regional Representativeness of West-African Population Samples Using Y-Chromosomal Markers', PLoS ONE 10(11):e0141510 [Link] [DOI]

Personal communication

YA005618, YA004765
* See FAQ/Glossary (http://yhrd.org/pages/faq) for further explanations of abbreviated terms used here