Abstract. It is shown that every finite, simple, strongly Abelian algebra generating a minimal variety is term equivalent to a full matrix power of a $2$-element unary algebra. The proof is based on a classification of reducts of matrix powers of unary algebras.
AMS Subject Classification
(1991): 08B05, 08A40, 08A05
Received January 10, 1994 and in revised form March 14, 1994. (Registered under 5568/2009.)