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Photo#702737
Pygoctenucha terminalis

Pygoctenucha terminalis
Garden Canyon, Huachuca Mts., Cochise County, Arizona, USA
August 31, 2012
Can someone ID this caterpillar? Looks similar to Milkweed Tussock Moth caterpillar, but the colors aren't right. There were perhaps 4-6 of these in a patch of grass alongside the trail. There are 2 different individuals posted.

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Moved from ID Request.

Maybe this one?

 
Thanks J&J
definitely the one, Pygoctenucha terminalis.

 
Milkweed Tussock Moth Caterpillar
This is a Milkweed Tussock Moth caterpillar. They feed on plants in the milkweed family. Cool pic!