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The sparassodonts are a group of carnivorous marsupials found solely in South America from the Paleocene to the Pliocene. The teeth of these marsupials imitates convergently those of the major carnivorous placental clades seen in the Northern Hemisphere
ExamplesEdit

Mayulestes

Borhyaena

Patene

Thylacosmilus

TaxonomyEdit

Sparassodonta

Mayulestidae
Hathliacynidae
Borhyaenidae
Proborhyaenidae
Hondadelphidae
ResourceEdit

Rose, Kenneth The Beginning of the Age of Mammals