Remote Oceania

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search

Remote Oceania is the part of Oceania settled within the last 3,000 to 3,500 years, comprising Island Melanesia south and east of the Solomon Islands archipelago, plus the open Pacific: Vanuatu, New Caledonia, Fiji, Palau, Micronesia, and Polynesia.[1] Compare Near Oceania.


  1. ^ Steadman, 2006. Extinction & biogeography of tropical Pacific birds

See also[edit]