Spiders within the family Nephilidae spin webs like normal Orb Web Spiders (Araneidae), but the webs are often larger, asymmetrical and specialized with extra features. Nephila spiders are undoubtedly the most popular of this group because of their menacingly large sizes! Webs of large females can be up to a few metres across, and are strong enough to trap large preys like locusts, large butterflies, moths and even tiny bats and birds! Eager to learn more about these special Orb Web Spiders? Please read on!