The thylacine probably did not hunt exactly as other ambushers do, though.
The thylacine, with its twistable elbow, was more of an ambusher.
British Dictionary definitions for thylacine
an extinct or very rare doglike carnivorous marsupial, Thylacinus cynocephalus, of Tasmania, having greyish-brown fur with dark vertical stripes on the back: family DasyuridaeAlso called Tasmanian tiger, Tasmanian wolf
C19: from New Latin thӯlacīnus, from Greek thulakos pouch, sack