Sunda (continent)

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Sunda or Sundaland was a prehistoric continent that consisted of Mainland and Maritime Southeast Asia. It was partially submerged around 18,000 years ago.[1][2]

Sahul and Sunda were points of early human migrations after leaving Africa.[3]

See also[edit]

  • Sahul (continent) – A prehistoric continent that consisted of Australia, New Guinea, Tasmania and Seram


  1. ^ "Island-hopping study shows the most likely route the first people took to Australia". Retrieved 2018-08-09.
  2. ^ Bellwood, P. (2007). Prehistory of the Indo-Malaysian Archipelago: Revised Edition. ANU E Press. p. 36. ISBN 9781921313127. Retrieved 2018-08-09.
  3. ^ Mascie-Taylor, D.B.A.C.G.N.; Mascie-Taylor, C.G.N.; Lasker, G.W. (1988). Biological Aspects of Human Migration. Cambridge University Press. p. 18. ISBN 9780521331098. Retrieved 2018-08-09.