The climate here is drier due to the cold oceanic upwelling of the Cabo Frio region.
The climate is cool temperate oceanic and is characterised by its lack of extremes.
And sharks that range across the open ocean, known as oceanic or pelagic sharks, have been an even bigger mystery.
Perhaps more surprising, fish farming could eventually exceed the oceanic fish catch.
Two-thirds of oceanic fisheries are now being fished at or beyond their capacity; overfishing is now the rule, not the exception.
Additionally, gobies are usually the most abundant freshwater fish on oceanic islands.
Seven paired samples were collected from a small oceanic reef near Lee Stocking Island in the Bahamas.
Climate is wet-temperate with a strong oceanic influence.
The occurrence of major pulses of oceanic water has proved unpredictable, being non-existent during the 1980s.
The air was humid and moist because of the oceanic breeze swelling up.