Papua

Papua or Papuan may refer to:

Relating to the island of New Guinea
  • New Guinea is sometimes known as Papua
  • Papuan people who are indigenous to New Guinea and all the Solomon Islands
  • Papuan languages spoken by Papuan peoples
  • Papua New Guinea independent country comprising the eastern half of the island of New Guinea
    • Territory of Papua and New Guinea (1949-1975), Australian-administered predecessor of Papua New Guinea
    • Territory of Papua (1884–1949), British/Australian-administered territory in southeastern New Guinea, united in 1949 with Territory of New Guinea to the north
    • Papua Region, one of the four current regions of Papua New Guinea, roughly coterminous with the former Territory of Papua
  • West Papua (region), the Indonesian western half of the island of New Guinea
    • Papua conflict, separatist conflict in the region of West Papua
    • Papua, Indonesia, the larger, eastern province within the region of West Papua
    • West Papua (province), the smaller, western province within the region of West Papua
  • Gulf of Papua on the south shore of New Guinea
Other places
  • Papua Beach, Cumberland West Bay, South Georgia
  • Papua Island, off the north coast of Joinville Island, Antarctica
Species names
  • Amorphoscelis papua, praying mantis
  • Canthigaster papua, pufferfish
  • Hylarana papua, frog
  • Mastigias papua, spotted jelly
  • Nyctimystes papua, frog in the Hylidae family
  • Pygoscelis papua, Gentoo penguin

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