A Wild, Tasmanian Devil Bares Its Teeth (image) Morris Animal Foundation Share Print E-Mail Caption Morris Animal Foundation-funded researchers at the University of Sydney discovered that Tasmanian devil females can be polyandrous and their male partners can be younger than once thought. This could mean the devils are adapting to life with Devil facial tumor diseases in their midst, but it could also pose a challenge for conservationists trying to maintain genetic diversity in species recovery programs. Credit Dr. Sarah Wilks, private consultant in Sydney, Australia Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.