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(English) Nearly tropical, bordering tropical zone. Can be subdivided into humid, Mediterranean, steppe, and arid. Air temperature may range from 10 - 30°C. Can tolerate minimum water temperatures of 10-20°C. (See also: temperate, subtropical convergence, tropical)
(French) Presque tropical, encadrant la zone tropicale. Peut être subdivisé : humide, Méditerranéen, steppe, et aride. La température de l'air peut être entre 10 - 30°C. Températures minimales d'eau tolérées entre 10-20°C. (See also: temperate, subtropical convergence, tropical)
(Portuguese) Quase tropical, bordejando a zona tropical. (See also: temperate, subtropical convergence, tropical)

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