2. Ephebophobia

This brings a whole new meaning to the scary teenagers who lurk outside your house on a Saturday night. Ephebophobia is a fear of young people, or rather youth-hood in general. It can manifest itself in either an irrational fear and panicking, or else just a strong dislike of young people; whoโ€™d have thought that the old people moaning about the youth of today actually have a genuine phobia?

Lepidopterophobia