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  1. Fritz [frits] /frɪts/, 1871–1906, German zoologist.
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  • In 1905, Schaudinn discovered the syphilitic treponema in man.

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  • Since then, thanks to the labours of Argutinsky and Schaudinn, our knowledge of the malarial parasites has steadily increased.

  • This disease is caused by a microorganism known as the spirochaeta pallida or treponema pallidum of Schaudinn and Hoffmann.

  • In one form the jelly is impregnated with needles of magnesium carbonate (Schaudinn), but these are absent in the other form.

  • This is the characterization given A. sol by Schaudinn, and it applies perfectly to the freshwater forms.