Tasmanian Devil Scientific Name – Aboriginal Name for Tasmanian Devil - TasmanianDevil.net
The scientific name of a Tasmanian devil is Sarcophilus harrisii. The first of the binomial name Sarcophilus is a genus to which all the carnivorous marsupials belong. Tasmanian devil is the only living member of the genus Sarcophilus following the extinction of thylcine in the mid twentieth century.