When I right click on a search result and choose "Open Parent document/folder", the folder opens in Dolphin. I would prefer to use Thunar, as I run XFCE on Ubuntu 18.04.

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(Answering my own question to document my findings).

In Preferences > GUI configuration > User interface > Choose editor applications, change the command of "inode/directory|parentopen" to "thunar %f".

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