Monday, June 11, 2012
"Schematic reconstruction of possible entry routes of the predominant Saami maternal lineage to Fennoscandia. Broken lines indicate that the exact place of origin/route of spread of the haplogroup is unsolved/not indicated."
Given my own genomic links to southern (Spain, Tuscany, Sardinia) and western (Scotland, Wales, UK, Ireland) Europe, above shows a possible migration route of my motherline through or near these areas.
Source: The Western and Eastern Roots of the Saami—the Story of Genetic “Outliers” Told by Mitochondrial DNA and Y Chromosomes