What Is the Life Cycle of the Tasmanian Devil?

Tasmanian devils are typically born in litters of two or three after a gestation of 21 days and continue development in the mother's pouch while nursing for an additional four months. They are weaned between five and six months and leave their mothers at eight months. They reach sexual maturity at 2 years old and breed every year for an average maximum lifespan of five years.