Chronophilia is a form of paraphilia where someone is sexually attracted to a particular age group or at least has a sexual preference for them. It is normally restricted to specific age groups.
Chronophilia Types[change | change source]
Attraction to children[change | change source]
Nepiophilia (sometimes called Infantophilia) is a sub-type of pedophilia describing the sexual attraction to pre-pubescent children which is restricted to infancy (referring to babies/toddlers ranging from ages 0-3)
Attraction to adolescents[change | change source]
Attraction to adults[change | change source]
Mesophilia: is the sexual attraction to middle-aged adults. (Ranging from early 40s to 60s)
Gerontophilia: is the sexual attraction to old people. (From ages 65 and older)
Both ranges[change | change source]
Pedohebephilia: is the proposed sexual attraction to both pre-pubescent children and early adolescent youth.