Hebephilia is a term referring to adults who are mainly or only attracted to pubescent adolescents generally aged 11-14.  The term does not refer to any adult who finds pubescent people attractive, but one who finds them attractive largely or completely to the exclusion of post-pubescents. 
- ↑ Prentky, R.; Barbaree, H. (2011). "Commentary: Hebephilia--a would-be paraphilia caught in the twilight zone between prepubescence and adulthood". The journal of the American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law 39 (4): 506–510. PMID 22159978.
- ↑ http://jaapl.org/content/39/4/506.full Commentary: Hebephilia—A Would-be Paraphilia Caught in the Twilight Zone Between Prepubescence and Adulthood Robert Prentky, and Howard Barbaree