J2-SK1313

CHG (Caucasus hunter-gatherers )
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In 2015 DNA was recovered from a molar tooth of the skeleton--a man who was buried approximately 9,700 years ago (Mesolithic period) in Kotias Klde cave in the Caucasus Imereti region of Georgia.This ancient Mesolithic hunter-gather belong to Y-chromosome haplogroup J2a-Y12379,which is found at high frequencies in Caucasus today.