SN 2001if

G. M. Hurst reports the discovery by T. Boles of an apparent supernova (mag 17.2) in the image taken on Dec. 9 in IAUC 7771. H. Yamaoka reported that the expected maximum of the typical SN Ia on this galaxy is mag about 17.5 (vsnet-campaign-sn 293). The Asiago team was revealed that SN 2001if was of type Ia, about 2 weeks after maximum on Dec. 19.87 (IAUC 7779) (vsnet-campaign-sn 301).