Native devil

(Zool.) Same as Tasmanian devil, under Devil.

See also: Native

References in classic literature ?
When we see a soul whose acts are all regal, graceful and pleasant as roses, we must thank God that such things can be and are, and not turn sourly on the angel and say 'Crump is a better man with his grunting resistance to all his native devils.
The team shows off a 10-centimeter-long native devil crayfish, known by its lipstick-red streaks.