In DS9: Apocalypse Rising, the changeling who's
taken the form of Martok
tries to kill Odo for identifying him. Between hundreds of angry Klingon fighters hunting for changelings he should have known that he will be killed in just moments.
If he had really wanted to kill Odo (not being capable to change form at the time), he could have done so easily, like this:
He could have done also this:
Instead, he tried to strangle him
Why didn't this changeling use a more effective method. Was it perhaps because "no changeling has ever harmed another", but then why he didn't flee instead?