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Caterpillar Identification

Hopefully this description isn't too vague. While doing yard work last week I noticed a fuzzy white caterpillar approximately an inch and a quarter long, with a black or very dark brown vertical stripe from its head to end, and it had a black face. This is northwestern Illinois and the temperature all of last week was around 90 degrees. Does anyone know what this might be? Thank you.

Hickory Tussock Moth?

 
Caterpillar
Thank you, this looks like it. I can now find out more about this guy.

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