DescribeDBShardGroups - Amazon Relational Database Service


Describes existing Aurora Limitless Database DB shard groups.

Request Parameters

For information about the parameters that are common to all actions, see Common Parameters.


The user-supplied DB shard group identifier or the Amazon Resource Name (ARN) of the DB shard group. If this parameter is specified, information for only the specific DB shard group is returned. This parameter isn't case-sensitive.


  • If supplied, must match an existing DB shard group identifier.

Type: String

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 1. Maximum length of 63.

Pattern: [a-zA-Z][a-zA-Z0-9]*(-[a-zA-Z0-9]+)*

Required: No


A filter that specifies one or more DB shard groups to describe.

Type: Array of Filter objects

Required: No


An optional pagination token provided by a previous DescribeDBShardGroups request. If this parameter is specified, the response includes only records beyond the marker, up to the value specified by MaxRecords.

Type: String

Required: No


The maximum number of records to include in the response. If more records exist than the specified MaxRecords value, a pagination token called a marker is included in the response so you can retrieve the remaining results.

Default: 100

Constraints: Minimum 20, maximum 100

Type: Integer

Valid Range: Minimum value of 20. Maximum value of 100.

Required: No

Response Elements

The following elements are returned by the service.


Contains a list of DB shard groups for the user.

Type: Array of DBShardGroup objects


A pagination token that can be used in a later DescribeDBClusters request.

Type: String


For information about the errors that are common to all actions, see Common Errors.


DBClusterIdentifier doesn't refer to an existing DB cluster.

HTTP Status Code: 404


The specified DB shard group name wasn't found.

HTTP Status Code: 404

See Also

For more information about using this API in one of the language-specific AWS SDKs, see the following: