FTDNA has also been refining the haplogroups and you'll be seeing that in your personal FTDNA accounts.
If you have not been tested for the Mothers of Acadia mtDNA Project, please consider having the mtDNAPlus test done - it concludes the HVR1 and HVR2 tests.
If your *direct* maternal line takes you to one of the Founding Mothers of Acadia, please seriously consider being tested. A direct maternal line goes from you to your mother to your mother's mother and so on as far as you can go.
Here is the link to the names of the Founding Mothers of Acadia. The goal is to build as large a database as we possibly can.
Founding Mothers of Acadia
If you do not have an Acadian maternal line, please consider making a contribution to the Mothers of Acadia mtDNA Project so that others might be tested.
Thank you for your consideration.
The following is the message I received from Family Tree DNA since I am the Mothers of Acadia mtDNA Administrator: