|Subspecies D. g. rubrocoronatum, illustration by Keulemans, 1885|
The Red-capped Flowerpecker (Dicaeum geelvinkianum) is a small passerine bird endemic to, and widespread within, New Guinea and adjacent islands. It has recently been split from the Olive-crowned Flowerpecker Dicaeum pectorale.
A common but inconspicuous tiny bird with short bill and tail, red cap, rump and, in the male, red spot on the breast.
Forest and woodland, including secondary growth and mangroves.